The Fellowships provide funding for:
- Engaged scholarship projects, including research and innovative creative projects around the world
- Presenting at global conferences, arts events and symposiums related to the engaged scholarship projects
- Participating in programs of study offered by appropriate nonprofit organizations
- Engaging in academically grounded community engagement partnerships
Fellowships should be significantly or fully student-directed and may be in partnership with:
- Faculty mentor(s)
- Community-based organization(s)
- Community member(s)
Fellowships projects may be individual or collaborative projects, and grants can be to individual or student group applications. Fellowship awards will be granted at four levels:
- $750 - typically for short-term projects or conference participation.
- $1500 - typically for time-intensive projects, perhaps during Winter Session.
- $4000 - typically for multi-week or month-long projects, perhaps during the summer.
- $5000 – typically for substantial projects involving distant travel or Collaborative student projects
- Students must be in good academic standing.
- Experiences must be take place at least 200 miles from Providence and from student's “home” location.
- A Final Project Report is required for all funded projects and should include a brief written narrative together with media (photos, video, audio, etc.) that comments on the details of the project, findings and impact on student learning.
- Participation in one-to-three post project meetings for each cohort of award winners for reflection and development of learning related to project activities.
- Fellows must agree to have winning proposals and final reports shared publicly.
The application process includes:
- A brief description of the proposed project activity.
- A proposed budget, including an accounting for other sources of funding being used for the project.
- A brief description of anticipated project outcomes.
To apply, visit UFunds and search "Guiliano Fellowship."