Other Program Opportunities

  • UConn IDEA Grant Accepting Applications

    Applications for UConn IDEA Grant academic year funding are now open.

    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.

    Application Deadline:
    The deadline for 2018-19 academic year funding is Monday, March 12th, 2018.

    Information Sessions:
    Please encourage interested students to attend one of the upcoming UConn IDEA Grant information sessions to learn more about the program.

    • Monday, February 12th, 4:00-5:00pm, Rowe 420
    • Tuesday, February 13th, 4:00-5:00pm, Rowe 420

    Students can also schedule an advising appointment with program coordinator Melissa Berkey through email (Melissa.berkey@uconn.edu) for proposal reviews and to discuss project ideas. Skype and phone appointments are available for students at the regional campuses and those studying abroad.

    Click here to learn more about the UConn IDEA Grant program.


    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.