The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs is pleased to invite Civic Participation Project mini-grant proposals from UNO faculty that address UNO’s goals of civic engagement / civic participation.
Projects should be consistent with the goals of the American Democracy Project (ADP), an initiative sponsored by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU).
Successful awardees will receive up to $1,000 per grant. Please note that conference travel will not be funded by these grants.
Proposals are due by Monday, April 3, 2017.
Proposals should be no more than two pages (including budget) and contain the following information:
Purpose of project
Potential student-learning outcomes
Nature of student involvement
Alignment with the ADP goals and UNO Strategic Plan
Budget outlining planned expenses
Submitting Your Proposal
Please submit electronic applications to Barbara Pickering, OASA Adminstrative Fellow/Project Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
By accepting funding, applicants are expected to submit a final report detailing the outcomes of the project and be willing to participate in a campus discussion related to their work.