The maximum award for each mini-grant is $2,500.
To stimulate innovative ideas and activities and their subsequent implementation that result in improved student learning and access. Collaboration among staff is an important criterion for selection.
Foundation mini-grants will be awarded to faculty, staff, and administration for projects that clearly support the CSI Strategic Plan.
Grant funds may be used for supplies, equipment, consultants, technical assistance, registration fees, and lodging. Grants do not pay salaries, honoraria, or food for the applicant. However, they will pay a reasonable rate for a finished product that has been developed. Travel expenses may not exceed 15% of the funding request. Applicants should include sales tax and shipping/handling in all applicable budget items.
CSI Common Grant Application must be used to apply for CSI foundation mini-grants.
Grant proposals should:
Applicants must receive the endorsement of their department or division chair, and/or immediate supervisor as they may be consulted for their recommendations.
Applications must be submitted to Institutional Planning and Grant Development office, Taylor 120, and electronically via email attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00 p.m. of the due date. Proposals that are submitted after 5:00 p.m. on the due date will not be scored and will be returned to the applicant.
The deadlines for FY 2016 proposals are: