awards of up to $500 can go to faculty and graduate
and undergraduate students.
24, 2002 (Lexington, Ky.) --
Applications are being accepted for the summer and
fall Elsie Bourke Ewing Faculty Grants, which support
research related to service learning at the University
of up to $500 also may be provided to graduate and
undergraduate students conducting research if they
have a faculty sponsor involved in the project.
for application is April 29, and recipients will be
announced by May 13.
should include a short overview of the project, and
a statement of issues, objectives, planned activities,
expected outcomes and a brief budget narrative estimating
the cost of the project. Proposals should be no more
than three pages in length. The Service-Learning Initiatives
Council advisory board will select the recipients
based on the perceived impact of the projects and
its potential for expanding and improving the use
of service-learning at UK.
is sponsored by the UK Service-Learning Initiatives
Council and the Office of Experiential Education.
information, contact Louise Stone, Office of Experiential
Education, at (859) 257-3632.