The Community Engagement Initiative is dedicated to facilitating scholarly engagement that crosses the missions of teaching, research/creative activities, and service. Current opportunites are listed below.
Partnership for Arts and Culture Small Grants Program
The PAC Grant Program provides funding for joint university/community projects focused on societal issues in Delaware through an arts and culture approach. A requirement of the grant is the inclusion of significant involvement with community partners. Work must be completed between within one year.
Faculty Mini-Grants for Service Learning Courses
Faculty grants of up to $750 for supplies and expenses to support service components of a course. (Note: Use the Course-based Transportation Mini Grant application to support student transportation to service sites.) Rolling decision. Apply.
Course-based Transportation Mini Grants
Faculty grants of up to $1000 to support the cost of transporting students in a course to a service site. Rolling decision. Apply.
CEI Summer Scholars and Fellows
The CEI Summer Scholars program provides highly motivated undergraduates the opportunity to immerse themselves in a community-based research or creative project under the direction of a faculty mentor.