SACRAMENTO, Calif., December 17, 2019 – University Enterprises, Inc.’s (UEI) 2020 Campus Grants Program recently awarded $79,405.22 in grants to 28 Sac State recipients. The total grant funding available was $80,000 and 60 grant application proposals were submitted to the Campus Grants Program.
Grants were awarded to a wide range of Sac State organizations, colleges, and departments such as Civil Engineering, the School of Music, Criminal Justice, Health and Human Services, Biological Sciences, Communication Studies/Film, Physical Therapy, the Community Engagement Center, the Career Center, and many others. See a complete list of 2020 recipients and awards.
More than half of the grant application proposals submitted were focused on Sacramento State’s Anchor University initiative, which reflects the university’s vested interest in the well-being of the Sacramento region and efforts to support and improve the quality of life in the community in which it serves.
The Campus Grants Program awards grants to Sac State faculty, staff, and students for projects that have a demonstrable need and clearly benefit the Sac State community. Projects with the most interest are those that advance discovery and understanding while promoting teaching, research, and campus engagement. The award maximum is $5,000 and the average award is typically $2,500 or less.