Outreach and Engagement Office invites grant proposals, award applications

Applications are now being accepted for two programs coordinated by Ohio State’s Office of University Outreach and Engagement.

  • Engagement Impact Grants support innovative engagement scholarship that connects academic excellence in teaching and research with compelling challenges, enhances partnerships between collaborative university teams and community partners, and creates sustainable programs that lead to transformational change. A total of $200,000, with a maximum individual grant award of $60,000, is available to support two-year programs. Proposals must be submitted to outreach@osu.edu no later than 4 p.m., Feb. 16, 2015. 
  • The offices of Outreach and Engagement, International Affairs, Service-Learning, Student Life and Undergraduate Education have joined together to recognize faculty, staff, students and community partners with the University Outreach and Engagement Recognition Awards program. Awards will be given in the community engagement, international engagement, service-learning, staff, student, student group and community partner categories. A total of $21,000 will be awarded. Applications are due Feb. 16, 2015. Submit applications at surveymonkey.com/s/2015oeawards.