MSU Outreach & Engagement Council accepting proposals for Seed Grant Program through April 5
The Montana State University Outreach and Engagement Council (OEC) invites proposals for FY22 Outreach and Engagement Seed Grant funds. Engagement is a critical component of the MSU Strategic Plan, Choosing Promise. The program goal is to promote engagement activities that involve faculty, students and staff in partnership with local and regional constituents to address the needs of citizens in Montana and beyond. The grants are intended to encourage external and multidisciplinary partnerships and to leverage additional funds for engagement activities when possible.
- Submission Deadline – April 5, 2021, 5:00 p.m.
- Award Announcements – Before April 30, 2021
- Funds available – July 1, 2021
- Final report and completion of expenditures – June 30, 2022
There are many ways to do virtual outreach in our current COVID environment and we encourage people to think about creative options. This is a great opportunity for enhanced creativity in outreach and engagement.
Information about the RFP process can be found at:
The webpage includes:
- Award information
- Who can apply
- Eligible costs
- Proposal preparation and submission
- Proposal review criteria and selection information
- Award requirements
- Contact information
The webpage also include links to projects that were funded during the Council's previous seed grant funding cycles.