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Change Grant Virtual Office Hours

Friday, October 2, 2020
1:00pm – 4:00pm

Virtual - WebEx

Are you applying for a Change Grant? Do you have questions about the application? Would you like your application materials reviewed? Come to virtual drop-in hours!

• Friday, October 2nd, 1pm-4pm, WebEx -

UConn undergraduates in all majors can apply for up to $2000 in funding 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.

2020-21 Application Deadlines:

• Monday, October 5, 2020

• Monday, February 8, 2021

More information on the Change Grant, program eligibility, and application process can be found at


Melissa Berkey, Office of Undergraduate Research

Office of Undergraduate Research (primary), CLAS Undergraduate Students, Community Outreach, Honors Program, UConn Master Calendar

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