How to Apply


Applying for a grant

We encourage those interested in applying for an Innovation in Diversity and Inclusion grant to do so by using our online form. For those who find it more comfortable, a pdf version of the application can be emailed to (Note: only one submission method is necessary). Please ensure you have reviewed all IDI information and included all necessary materials before submitting your grant application.
Your application must include:
  1. Primary Contact and Logistics
  2. Abstract
  3. Project Description
    • Grant Purpose
    • Significance to Diversity and Inclusion Mission
    • Assessment
    • Timetable
  4. Budget (using the IDI Grant Budget Template)
  5. Any other miscellaneous information

Application Deadlines

For the 2013-14 academic year, applications are due by May 1, 2014 for the fall semester and October 15, 2014 for the spring semester, and applicants will be notified on or around June 1, 2014 and November 15, 2014, respectively.
Please note that all funds are awarded for the fiscal year beginning July 1 and ending the following June 30.
Applications may be submitted online using our online application form, or via email to the following email address: .
Applicants must use the provided IDI Grants Budget Template when submitting their budget. (Note: if download fails, try downloading again using a different browser such as Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome)

For general examples of eligible and ineligible requests, see the Eligible/Ineligible Grant Examples document.