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Change Grant Information Session

Friday, September 11, 2020
12:15pm – 1:15pm

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Make an Impact! Apply for a Change Grant!

Join the virtual information session in WebEx: https://uconnvtc.webex.com/uconnvtc/j.php?MTID=m3f55eb22b4db79ad18b259ba8fe394d3

Program Information:

UConn undergraduates in all majors can apply for up to $2000 in funding from the UConn Co-op Legacy Fellowship Program to support projects that represent the legacy of the UConn Co-op’s commitment to public engagement, innovation, and social impact.

What can you do with a Change Grant?

• Engage in a service initiative that benefits the UConn community or the broader community

• Provide training, resources, or educational activities to fill unmet needs

• Conduct research that has the potential to benefit the UConn community or the broader community, address community needs, inform policy, or impact practice

• Engage in an artistic endeavor or creative intervention that addresses social issues

• Design and/or prototype a product, device, or service that fills an unmet need, impacts the lives of others, and/or addresses a social or environmental problem

Projects need to be student-designed and/or student-led. Applications are accepted from individuals and from small groups (no more than 3 people) who will be working collaboratively or co-leading an initiative.

Application Deadlines:

• Monday, October 5, 2020

• Monday, February 8, 2021

More information on the Change Grant, program eligibility, and the application process can be found at https://ugradresearch.uconn.edu/change.

Contact:

Melissa Berkey, Office of Undergraduate Research, melissa.berkey@uconn.edu

Office of Undergraduate Research (primary), CLAS Undergraduate Students, Community Outreach, Connecticut Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Honors Program, UConn Master Calendar

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