Grant Opportunities



Clinton Global Initiative University - Commitment Maker Challenge

Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) Commitment Maker Challenge allows GW students to compete for funding to support their CGI U Commitments to Action. For those who have been accepted to CGI U, awards are available to supplement travel to the annual Clinton Global Initiative University gathering.


Eco-Equity Challenge

The Office of Sustainability and the Nashman Center provide support for GW students in their social entrepreneurial efforts to address environmental and social justice issues in Washington, DC.


Projects for Peace

Projects for Peace invites undergraduates at US colleges and universities to design grassroots projects that promote peace and address the root causes of conflict.


Public Service Grant Commission

The Public Service Grant Commission encourages and cultivates student-led social innovation by providing institutional support to individuals and organizations to carry out innovative, feasible community service programs and ideas.


Knapp Fellowship for Entrepreneurial Service-Learning

Knapp Fellows receive up to $10,000 to support their ideas to combine scholarship with action. Students, working with a faculty advisor and one or more community partners, spend one year conducting inquiry and implementing their idea. Proposals due May 24th, annually.



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