Request for Proposals

The Center for Academic Innovation (CAI) awards grants (up to a typical maximum of $5,000, but don’t hold back if you have a really bold idea) to cover the costs of planning and launching new initiatives, and provide consulting and other services.

The Center currently is encouraging proposals, on a rolling basis, for Innovation Grants. All funds awarded must be encumbered by June 30th for the year for the year awarded.

Proposals for Innovation Grants should be submitted by email as a PDF to CAI Director Abigail Abrash Walton at Please refer to the the RFP submission guidelines for topics that should be addresses in your proposal.