$500 grants to foster public engagement

Graphic: Wisconsin Idea light bulbA new grant program designed to advance the Wisconsin Idea by fostering public engagement by university faculty, staff and students, is accepting applications.

The Office of University Relations is launching the Statewide Outreach Incentive Grant Program. The program will provide funding to new and existing education and outreach programs and projects targeted to specific communities around the state.

Grants of up to $500 will be awarded to help fund staff time, travel, supplies, the development of new programming, and other expenses associated with taking university programming outside of Madison and Dane County. See the website for more info.