LIVE IT FUND SUMMER 2018 GRANT APPLICATION

DEADLINE: SUNDAY, February 4th, 2018 at 11:59PM

To view the Google form application questions, click the PDF here

Live It Fund Allows Students To:

  • Design and live out their own definitions of global citizenship;
  • Develop the team’s capacity to enact social change;
  • Contribute to the common good;
  • Bring their project back to Mac and share their discoveries here.

Timeline:

  • January 30: J-Term LIF Presentations
  • February 4: Application deadline
  • February 9 & 10: Interviews
  • February 14: Final decisions will be announced

Eligibility:

  • Projects must take place during summer 2018.
  • Students enrolled full-time in Spring 2018 and Fall 2018 may apply.
  • Students may apply in teams of 2 or 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 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 Entrepreneurship staff regarding theses changes.

Questions:

Please email Jenny Moeller at jmoeller@macalester.edu