Funding Opportunities

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Partnership Grants

Students taking an APPLES course are eligible to apply for a partnership grant. APPLES is offering up to 10 partnership grants of up to $100 each for the current semester. These grants are intended to benefit the community partner and deepen the service-learning experience for a student. Grants are up to $100 and can be used to enhance projects completed by students during their volunteer experience. Examples include printing and materials to advertise a community event, classroom supplies for an after-school program and funding for a community festival. Apply now through the CCPS Application and Nomination Portal.


Service-Learning Course Enhancement Grants

Grants up to $500 are awarded to APPLES faculty every semester. These grants can fund course development materials or support required for APPLES service-learning courses. Past course enhancement grants provided supplies for a community cooking class, funding for a field trip to a nuclear reactor and computer software to assist with community-based research. Apply now through the CCPS Application and Nomination Portal.

Service-Learning Course Development Grants

Funded by the APPLES Service-Learning program and the Carolina Center for Public Service, up to seven $5,000 service-learning course development grants are awarded annually. These grants support course development of new service-learning courses across campus, including undergraduate, graduate and professional student courses. Applications are closed.