Mini-Grants Award Guidelines & Proposal Form

Deadline to apply for mini-grant is January 15, 2018 

 


KENTUCKY COUNCIL FOR EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN
Chapter/ Subdivision: Mini-grant Awards

  1. Kentucky CEC has budgeted $650 for each mini-grant award. There will be a total of six (6) Chapter/ Subdivision mini-grants available.

  2. The following priority areas have been designated: 1) teacher training; 2) membership; and 3) development and implementation of model programs. The priority area for the student chapters is membership.

  3. The proposal must address an identified need, a rationale, a description of the proposed project and a budget.

  4. A copy of the form for submitting a proposal is attached. Proposals will be accepted from July through March of the fiscal year.  Written notice of approval or disapproval will be sent to the contact person upon review of the proposal. Please note the proposals will be considered on a first come, first awarded basis.

  5. Grants proposals will be competitive. Therefore, close adherence to the format, written communication skills and the specifics of the proposal’s content will all be factors considered by the review committee.

  6. Award recipients must agree to fulfill the following:

  7. Submit an article for the spring newsletter which summarizes and evaluates the mini-grant activity.

  8. Attend the Fall Conference with a report of activities funded by the mini-grant award.

  9. Contact Steve Crites, Mini-Grant Chairperson
    for more information at critess1@nku.edu

To apply for a Mini Grant by January 15, 2018, please use this link: Application Form