When looking for funding for service-learning and civic engagement, there are a few important catch phrases to focus on, i.e. community, curriculum development, higher education, citizenship, community capacity building, civic, sustainable communities, civic culture, community development, service, engaged campus, etc.
Funding can also be obtained for projects utilizing service-learning and/or civic engagement which are highly discipline specific. Please feel free to call The Center for Service-Learning to discuss collaboration on a grant at any time. (x2438).
Funding classes are offered on campus, and for a great example see the April 2008 Report, the newsletter of the College of Business Administration and Public Policy:
As a part of the curriculum in her Intergovernmental Relations and Grant Writing class, graduate student Carol Jacobson was required to write a grant under the guidance of instructor Eldridge Huntington, who has worked in grant writing for more than 30 years. Read more....