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UConn IDEA Grant Information Session

Thursday, January 19, 2017
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Storrs Campus
Oak 106

Funding of up to $4000 per student is available through the UConn IDEA Grant to support self-designed projects including: • Artistic and creative endeavors

• Community service initiatives

• Entrepreneurial ventures and prototype development

• Research projects

• Creative and innovative student-driven projects

Undergraduates in all majors at all UConn campuses can apply. Applications are accepted from individuals and from small groups who plan to work collaboratively on a project.

Attend this information session to learn more about the UConn IDEA Grant program.

Application Deadline:

• 2017-18 Academic Year Funding - Monday, March 13, 2017

Advising appointments are also available with program coordinator Melissa Berkey to discuss the UConn IDEA Grant and your project ideas. Appointments can be scheduled via AdvApp (under “Enrichment Programs”).

More information on the UConn IDEA Grant can be found at

This workshop is coordinated by the Office of Undergraduate Research.


Melissa Berkey,

Office of Undergraduate Research (primary), Careers for the Common Good, Engineering Ambassadors, First Year Programs & Learning Communities, Honors Program, UConn Master Calendar

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