LIVE IT DREAM IT APPLICATION

THE LIVE IT DREAM IT FUND SEEKS TO ENABLE STUDENTS TO:

  • design and live out their own definitions of global citizenship;
  • develop the individual’s (or group’s) capacity to enact social change;
  • contribute to the common good;
  • bring your project back to Mac and share your discoveries here.

DEADLINE

  • SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2016, 11:59PM

TIMELINE

  • October 23: Application deadline
  • November 14: Final decisions will be announced
  • November 15 and November 22: Required project orientation sessions over lunch
  • During J-term 2017 academic break: Projects carried out
  • January 19,  2017: All financial reporting is due
  • February 14, 2017: Presentations session with other J-term recipients

ELIGIBILITY

  • Projects must take place during J-term 2017 term.
  • Students enrolled full-time in Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 may apply.
  • Students may apply individually or in teams of up to 3 people.
  • Students must be in good academic standing.
  • Projects can be completed locally, nationally or internationally (where travel is in compliance with Macalester's U.S. State Department travel policy.)

REQUIREMENTS

  • Students will be asked to reflect and blog about their experiences to share with the broader Macalester community.
  • Upon returning to campus, students will be asked to provide 4 high-res pictures, a summary and quotes about their experience.
  • Students must finalize all financials which includes the following: scheduling a meeting with administrative staff to review completed travel expense form and receipts and sending an electronic copy of completed travel expense form at least 2 days prior to the meeting
  • We recognize that projects and funding proposals will change.  You must stay in contact with the Entrepeneurship staff regarding theses changes.

QUESTIONS

Please email Jody Emmings at jemmings@macalester.edu