Program Development, Program Start-Up, and Program Initiative, and Research Project Grants

Program Development, Program Start-Up, and Program Initiative, and Research Project Grants Under BTtoP Funding Periods

Under the 2015-2017 RFP, Well-Being Research Grants of up to $10,000, plus institutional matching, were available for campuses to implement and assess a two-year research project that gives focused attention to the well-being of students, and particularly to those students traditionally underserved by higher education. Projects will, through the gathering of evidence, provide justification for the best practices for deepening and sustaining the institution's commitment to whole-person development. Of the new 2015-2017 grant awards, fifteen campuses were chosen as awardees to join the growing community of institutions dedicated to investigating and advancing student well-being and learning outcomes. For a full list of those instutitions awarded BTtoP grants for the 2015-2017 funding period, please click here.

Under the 2012-2014 RFP, Program Development Grants up to $10,000 were available for institutions to enhance or extend a program which is consistent with BTtoP's objectives. Institutional matching support was required. Grants may be renewable. For a full list of those institutions awarded BTtoP grants during the 2012-2014 funding period, please click here.

Under the 2010-2012 RFP, BTtoP awarded grants of up to $10,000 to proposals that emphasize either gains from the relationship between college students' civic development and their psychosocial well-being or the ability to evaluate institutional sustainability of initiatives that address the increasing opportunities for students to have transformative education experiences and for institutions to transform priorities and practices so as to make experiences both expected and provided. For a full list of those institutions awarded BTtoP grants during the 2010-2012 funding period, please click here.

Under the 2004-2010 RFP's, BTtoP awarded grants of up to $10,000 for campus initiatives addressing student substance abuse and depression through engaged forms of learning.

The table below lists all previously awarded BTtoP Category 2 grants from 2004-2015.

Participants

Institutionsort descending Project Title Funding Period
Addressing Depression, Anxiety, Stress, And Substance Abuse Among Students By Using Peer Educators
Linking Service Learning and Critical Thinking
Center for Public Service: Public Service Fellows Program
Breaking the Ice: An Engaged Learning Initiative to Address Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Central Complex Service Learning Initiative
The Effects of Engaged Learning on Civic Development and Well-being
Recruiting Faculty and Assessing Outcomes: A Service Learning Initiative Pilot Project
Effective Curricular Transformation in Community Engaged Freshman Learning Communities
Fostering Civic Development through a Student Union-based Learning Community
Intercultural Knowledge and Competence
Next Steps: Building Institutional Capacity for the Civic Minor in Urban Youth and Communities
Realizing Engaged Learning, Civic Engagement and Development, and the Psychosocial Well-Being of College Students through the UNCW Applied Learning & Teaching Community
Taking it to the Streets: Investigating Social Problems and Improving Student Outcomes through Community-Based Research
Engaged Learning, Civic Development & Student Wellbeing
The College and Beyond Project: The Impact of Civic Engagement and Diversity Learning on Students_ Long-term Psychosocial Well-Being and Purpose
Social and Civic Development through Engaged Scholarship: Building Capacity and Assessing Outcomes
Creating a Community of Engaged Scholarship for Graduate Teaching Assistants and Junior Faculty
Bringing Theory to Practice Well-Being Research Project Grant: The Relationship Between Civic Experiences and Psychosocial Well-Being for Underrepresented Students at UW-Madison
Community Service Scholarship and Leadership Development Program Assessment
Collaborative Efforts to Address Student Mental Health Efforts at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Collaborative Efforts to Address Student Mental Health Efforts at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls
CASTLES: A Model for Fostering Civic Engagement in Young Adults
Integrating research, coursework, and technology to create a wellbeing culture at Virginia Commonwealth University
Creating the next level of leadership for civic engagement and student development of first-year students at Wagner College.
Sustaining Transformative Change at Wagner College

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