The Provost’s Office of Outreach & Engagement is dedicated to the mission of publicly engaging Iowa communities and beyond in work that will benefit those students and families throughout the State.  In this effort, the Office of Outreach & Engagement offers grant funding for initiatives that serve to enhance efforts that shape teaching and learning on campus while building upon existing excellent community programs already existing in the State.

Grant Timeline Chart

Download the grants web chart.

Applicants may only submit one (1) Office of Outreach & Engagement grant application per funding cycle.

Funding cycles reflect the period of time in which the grant-related work is to be completed. Since Theme Semester only takes place during the spring semester, there are two (2) application windows for the same funding cycle. You can only receive one (1) Theme Semester Supplemental Grant per Theme Semester.

Learn more about each grant opportunity by clicking on the links below:

Community Impact Grants

Outreach & Engagement Micro Grants

Theme Semester Supplemental Grants