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 afterschool program and funding for a community festival. Apply now.
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.
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 located in the Carolina Center for Public Service Application and Nomination Portal and are open from Dec. 1 – Feb. 24 at 11:59 p.m.