Community-University Partnership Grant Program

This grant program seeks projects that clearly incorporate both community and university involvement and leadership at all stages, produce outcomes that are useful to and may lead to positive health impacts for the participating community, and that clearly incorporate rigorous evaluation. Projects that are interdisciplinary and innovative in approach, have a high potential health impact, and include the utilization of new collaborations or new strategies are viewed favorably. 

Fall 2021 Community-University Grant Program Timeline

***Fall 2022 Community-University Grant Program Timelines will be announced in Summer 2022***

  • LOI due: Wednesday, October 6th, 2021
  • Invitations to submit full proposals: Wednesday, October 13th, 2021
  • Full proposal due: Wednesday, November 17th, 2021
  • Awards announced: Friday, December 17th, 2021
  • Funding commences (subject to change*): Monday, January 3rd, 2022
  • Project end date (subject to change**): Tuesday, January 3rd, 2023
  • Final report due: Tuesday, February 14th, 2023


Download the Fall 2021 Community-University RFP (PDF)  

Download the Required Cover Sheet Template for Community-University Applicants (PDF)

* Based on grantee award acceptance date
** Based on actual project start date