Two upcoming grant deadlines are rapidly approaching.

Ignition Fund awards of up to $1,500 support students exploring an idea, venture, or project. The Ignition Fund is ideal for students with early-stage and conceptual ideas, and a recommended means of developing an application for LaunchU. In addition to cash to support your work, Creativity & Leadership staff and alumni will provide hands-on support. Additional information and application can be found here. Ignition Fund applications are due April 3rd.

The XARTS Fund supports the development and execution of collaborative, multidisciplinary, artistic projects to be implemented during winter term and the summer by students in both the College of Arts and Sciences and the Conservatory of Music. Individual or group projects that demonstrate creative and focused cross-disciplinary endeavors will be awarded grants of up to $4,000. Additional information and application can be found here. XARTS Fund applications are also due April 3rd.

An information session on applying for XARTS funding will be held on March 13th, 7-8PM, in Bibbins Hall 223. Director of Conservatory Professional Development Dana Jessen will lead the session.