Other Program Opportunities

  • UCONN Idea Grant

    UConn IDEA Grant Information Sessions

    • Funding of up to $4000 per student is available through the UConn IDEA Grant to support student-designed projects including artistic endeavors, community service initiatives, research projects, entrepreneurial ventures, and other innovative projects.

      Undergraduates in all majors at all campuses can apply. Applications are accepted from individuals and from small groups who plan to work collaboratively on a project.

      Please encourage your students to attend one of the upcoming UConn IDEA Grant information sessions to learn more about the program.

      Upcoming Information Sessions:

      • Thursday, January 18th, 4:00-5:00pm, Rowe 420
      • Friday, January 19th, 12:30-1:30pm, Rowe 230

      The application deadline for academic year funding is Monday, March 12th, 2018.

      Interested students can also schedule an advising appointment with program coordinator Melissa Berkey to learn more about the IDEA Grant and to discuss project ideas. Appointments can be scheduled via AdvApp (under “Enrichment Programs”) or through email (melissa.berkey@uconn.edu).

      More information on the UConn IDEA Grant program and the full eligibility requirements can be found at http://ugradresearch.uconn.edu/IDEA.

      This workshop is coordinated by the Office of Undergraduate Research.

    For more information, contact: Melissa Berkey at melissa.berkey@uconn.edu

If you have any questions, please contact Economics Advising Office at 860-486-3022.