The Lorain County Community College Foundation Campus Grants Program

The Lorain County Community College Foundation Campus Grants Program serves staff, faculty and students by funding select projects that complement and advance LCCC’s Vision 2020 priorities and initiatives.  Since the program’s inception in 1997, over 220 awards have been made in amounts ranging from $500-$10,000.  To-date, over $1,000,000 in funding has been awarded to develop new and grow existing programs to meet the needs of our campus community through the Campus Grants Program!

 

The Lorain County Community College Foundation is pleased to invite applications for the 2018-2019 Campus Grants Program! 

 

Completed applications should be submitted and approved by the appropriate Division Director and Vice President or President and will be accepted in the LCCCF Foundation Office (CC220) or via email until Tuesday, April 10th at 4:00 pm.

For questions or more information contact Lisa DeVito, Development Officer, at 440.366.7743.


Timeline

Tuesday, March 21, 2018 - CANCELLED

Campus Grants 101 (session 1)

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - COMPLETED

Campus Grants 101 (session 2)

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 by 4:00 pm

Campus Grants applications due

April/May

Campus Grants Committee meets to review grant applications and determine recommendations for funding to the Foundation Board of Directors, who then approve recommended grant applications

Applicants of approved grants are given official notification of funding

 July 1, 2018

Grant Period Begins

 January 15, 2019

Mid-term Reports Due – an email will be sent to you requesting an explanation of your progress up to this point and whether you see any changes from your original budget and proposal.  (Email responses are acceptable).  Campus Grants Committee members are forwarded Mid-term Reports.

 June 30, 2019

Grant Period Concludes – all funds must be spent or encumbered by this date.  Note: no extensions into next fiscal year will be given.

 July 15, 2019

Final Reports Due

 

Previous LCCC Foundation Campus Grants Program projects: 

  • Creating a mobile application development course that prepares students to dominate this rapidly growing career field.
  • Giving retrained workers in an alternative energy certificate program hands-on experience building a functioning wind turbine and solar panels to power a digital billboard for a community radio station.
  • Bringing professional, nationally recognized writers to the LCCC campus to participate in creative writing classes and literature courses, giving LCCC students the opportunity to further develop skills and explore career opportunities with published writers.

 

Completed applications are due Monday, April 9, 2018 at 4:00 pm.

Campus Grants Awardee Jeffrey Mumford, Signature Series musical performances

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