SOURCE is pleased to announce that SAGES is offering financial support to enhance capstone experiences.
What is a SAGES Capstone Resource Grant?
The SAGES capstone resource grant is funding specifically for resources to aid students in carrying out their capstone projects. We are especially interested in allowing students to be more ambitious and creative in designing and completing these projects. Resources are defined broadly to include supplies, travel support, admissions for museums, etc. The SAGES capstone resource grant does NOT allow stipend support.
Who is eligible?
How much funding can I receive?
One-person projects can receive up to $250. Group projects can receive funding up to a maximum of $1000. On the application, please be as specific as possible concerning the budget description. Please note that funding will be dispersed after all receipts are turned-in.
When should I apply? Applications for Spring 2015 will be available December 1st, 2014 and will be accepted on a rolling basis until Friday, February 6th, 2015 unless the funding is depleted earlier.
What do I need to do to apply? A completed application package includes:
(1) The online SAGES Funding Application completed by February 6th, 2015.
(2) The online Capstone Mentor Support Form.
What is the process for award selection? SOURCE will record the application and forward it to the SAGES Office. A selection committee will meet regularly and discuss applications. Applications may be selected for immediate approval, put on hold for later consideration, or not approved. Applicants whose applications are put on hold may be asked to submit additional information. It is expected that applicants will be notified of their final status by February 16th, 2015.