DEADLINE: SUNDAY, October 28th, 2018 at 11:59PM

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.


  • October 16th, 12:00 – 1:00pm: Presentations, Harmon Room
  • October 28th, 11:59: Application Due
  • November 2 – 3: Interviews
  • November 8th, Announcement
  • January: Projects
  • January 31st: Presentations


  • 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.)


  • 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.


Please email Jenny Moeller at