Entity:  ACPA Foundation

(Website)

Grant Description:
Research which enhances the student affairs profession and disseminates knowledge about college students.

Contact: John Mueller (jmueller@iup.edu, 724-357-4541)
Max # of Grants Annually:  Not Specified
Max Individual Grant Amount:  $2,500
Total Grant Amount Awarded:  $10,000

Who’s Eligible? 
ACPA Members

Timeline
Application Deadline: Deadline: July 1,  Notification Timeline: September

NOTE:  The annually-awarded research grants usually range from $1,000 to $2,500 for one-year projects, up to a total of $10,000. Multi-year grants can be considered on a case-by-case basis. Research grants may be used to fund such items as graduate student support, travel for data collection, software for data analysis, supplies, postage, printing costs, etc.
 


Entity:  Coalition for LGBT Awareness

(Application)

Grant Description:
LGBTQ Research & LGBTQ Professional Development

Contact: Bill Huff (williamdavidhuff@gmail.com, 781-915-4738)
Max # of Grants Annually:  4
Max Individual Grant Amount:  $750
Total Grant Amount Awarded:  $3,000

Who’s Eligible? 
ACPA Members, Commitment to authoring reflection statement, appearing in publications, and present research findings

Timeline
Application Deadline: November 9,  Notification Timeline: Not Specified

NOTE:  1-2 grants per round, one round open in July to be used in fall semester and another round open in November to be used in spring semester up to $750 for each type of grant (program and research) per round (up to $3000 year
 


Entity:  Coalition for Multicultural Affairs

Grant Description:

Research, NextGen Scholarships, CMA Meeting Attendance

Contact: Shawna Patterson (shawnap@upenn.edu, 517-410-3714)
Max # of Grants Annually:  Not Specified
Max Individual Grant Amount:  $400
Total Grant Amount Awarded:  $400

Who’s Eligible? 
Selected/Designated NextGen Scholars who are registered ACPA members

Timeline
Application Deadline: Rolling,  Notification Timeline: Rolling

NOTE: 
 


Entity:  Coalition for Women's Identities

(Website)

Grant Description:
Engaging women scholars and practitioners in research and professional development, ACPA Registration

Contact: Erin Simpson (esimpson@ou.edu, 405-313-4534)
Max # of Grants Annually:  Not Specified
Max Individual Grant Amount:  Conference Expenses
Total Grant Amount Awarded: 

Who’s Eligible? 
ACPA Member, Current master’s level graduate student and/or less than two years of full-time experience in the field, Commitment to one-year term as EmpowHer Fellow, Commitment to attend ACPA Convention and Fall Mid-Year Meeting

Timeline
Application Deadline: Not Specified,  Notification Timeline: May 1

NOTE:  dependent on cost of Mid-Year meeting and registration costs
 


Entity:  Commission for Admission, Orientation and the First Year Experience

(Website)

Grant Description:
Research adressing Admissions, Orientation, and/or the First Year Experience

Contact: Emily Krechel (emilykrechel@berkeley.edu, 510-643-2601)
Max # of Grants Annually:  Not Specified
Max Individual Grant Amount:  $500
Total Grant Amount Awarded:  $500

Who’s Eligible? 
Not Specified

Timeline
Application Deadline: Parallels ACPA Award Timeline,  Notification Timeline: Parallels ACPA Award Timeline

NOTE:  Consponsored with the national resource center
 


Entity:  Commission for Admissions, Orientation & First Year Experience

(More Information)

Grant Description:
Research adressing Admissions, Orientation, and/or the First Year Experience

Contact: Rachel Beech (rabeech@email.arizona.edu, 520-621-6123)
Max # of Grants Annually:  1
Max Individual Grant Amount:  $500
Total Grant Amount Awarded:  $500

Who’s Eligible? 
ACPA Members, Members of the AOFYE Commission Directorate board may not apply, faculty, staff, and students from the University of South Carolina and any of its system campuses may not apply, preference to advanced stage research projects

Timeline
Application Deadline: December 15,  Notification Timeline: January

NOTE:  Cosponsored with the National Resource Center for the First Year Experience and Students in Transition
 


Entity:  Commission for Commuter Students and Adult Learners

Grant Description:

Engaging First Generation scholars and practitioners in research and professional development

Contact: Lynne Miller (lam145@pitt.edu, 412-648-1041)
Max # of Grants Annually:  1
Max Individual Grant Amount:  Registration Fee
Total Grant Amount Awarded: 

Who’s Eligible? 
Apply through NextGen Committee

Timeline
Application Deadline: Parallels NextGen Timeline,  Notification Timeline: Parallels NextGen Timeline

NOTE: 
 


Entity:  Commission for Global Dimensions of Student Development

(Website)

Grant Description:
Research addressing global competence and international education

Contact: Faculty-in-Residence Dr. Anne Hornak (horna1am@cmich.edu) or Commission Chair Gudrun Nyunt (ghaider@umd.edu240-506-2470)
Max # of Grants Annually: 1 annually
Max Individual Grant Amount:  $500
Total Grant Amount Awarded:  $500

Who’s Eligible? 
The principal investigator must be a member of ACPA as well as the Commission for Global Dimensions of Student Development.

Timeline
Application Deadline: August 1,  Notification Timeline: September 1

NOTE: 


Entity:  Commission for Professional Preparation

(Website)

Grant Description:
Research and Writing

Contact: Danielle DeSawal (ddesawal@indiana.edu, 812-856-8382)
Max # of Grants Annually:  Not Specified
Max Individual Grant Amount:  $1,500
Total Grant Amount Awarded:  $1,500

Who’s Eligible? 
Full-time and Adjunct Faculty, Individuals or teams

Timeline
Application Deadline: November 6,  Notification Timeline: Not Specified

NOTE: 
 


Entity:  Commission for Recreation and Athletics

Grant Description:

Graduate Student professional development, ACPA Travel Grant

Contact: Lawrence Mrozek (lawrence.mrozek@gmail.com, 501-499-0152)
Max # of Grants Annually:  Not Specified
Max Individual Grant Amount:  $150
Total Grant Amount Awarded:  $150

Who’s Eligible? 
Preference to student interested in recreation and/or athletics

Timeline
Application Deadline: November 8,  Notification Timeline: Not Specified

NOTE: 
 


Entity:  Commission for Student Involvement

(Website)

Grant Description:
Research addressing student involvement, specifically community service, service-learning, fraternity & sorority affairs, leadership education, and student organizations & activities

Contact: Sarah Hermsmeier (shermsmeier@uky.edu, 859-257-4673)
Max # of Grants Annually:  2
Max Individual Grant Amount:  $500
Total Grant Amount Awarded:  $1,000

Who’s Eligible? 
ACPA Members, commitment to authoring article for a CSI publication, Commitment to submitting a program proposal to the ACPA Annual Convention,  graduate students encouraged to apply

Timeline
Application Deadline: November 17,  Notification Timeline: Not Specified

NOTE: 


Entity:  North Carolina CPA

Grant Description:

Research addressing Student Affairs Theory and Practice

Contact: Brad Johnson (rbjohnso@uncg.edu, 336-508-5877)
Max # of Grants Annually:  1
Max Individual Grant Amount:  $500
Total Grant Amount Awarded:  $500

Who’s Eligible? 
NCCPA/ACPA members, Commitment to quarterly research updates, Commitment to presenting research progress at an NCCPA Conference,

Timeline
Application Deadline: September 25,  Notification Timeline: October 9

NOTE: