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Emerging Engagement Scholars Workshop

Intensive professional development program

October 9 - 10, 2016

Outreach and Engagement Practitioners Network

A community of practice offering a workshop

October 9 - 10, 2016

Academy of Community Engagement Scholarship

Effort to organize an international academy to advance university-community collaboration

Posted May 17, 2016

Call for Applications: 2017 UNESCO Learning City Award (Application deadline: August 31, 2016)

Posted May 4, 2016

Webinar: Power and Privilege in Early Childhood Research and Evaluation Partnerships (May 17 and 24, 2016, 3:00-4:30pm Eastern U.S.)

Posted May 4, 2016

Call for Applications: Community Partnerships to Advance Research NIH Grants (U.S.) (Application deadline: May 8, 2017)

Posted Apr 28, 2016

Call for Proposals: The Scholarship of Engagement - Rationale, Practice, Impact (September 8-9, 2016, Dublin, Ireland) (Submission deadline: May 25, 2016)

Posted Apr 28, 2016

Online Course: Create Science Videos with Your Smartphone (May 15 – June 18, 2016)

Posted Apr 26, 2016

2016 Beltane Public Engagement Network Annual Gathering (June 6, 2016, Edinburgh, Scotland)

Posted Apr 25, 2016

Webinar: The Maker Movement and Regional Innovation Ecosystems (April 27, 2016, 1:00-2:30 p.m. Eastern-US)

Posted Apr 22, 2016

5th Annual Deshpande Symposium for Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Higher Education (June 13-15, 2016, Lowell, Massachusetts)

Posted Apr 7, 2016

Call for Applications: 4th Annual Imagining America Cultural Organizing Institute (June 10-12, 2016, Milwaukee, Wisconsin) (Application deadline: May 6, 2016)

Posted Apr 6, 2016

Call for Applications: Corporation for National and Community Service (U.S.) Social Innovation Fund (Notice of Intent deadline: April 15, 2016; Application deadline: May 10, 2016)

Posted Mar 29, 2016

Call for Proposals: CUMU Annual Conference - Charting the Future of Metropolitan Universities (October 23-25, 2016, Washington, DC) (Proposal deadline: April 25, 2016)

Posted Mar 22, 2016

Registration Open: Summer Institute on Community-Engaged Teacher Preparation (May 16-18, 2016, Muncie, Indiana)

Posted Mar 15, 2016

Summer Intensive on Community Engaged Scholarship (June 6-9, 2016, East Lansing, Michigan) (Application deadline: April 15, 2016)

Award-Winning Engagement

  • San Jose State University Logo

    CommUniverCity San José is a partnership that engages local residents with faculty, students and city staff in learning projects that accomplish neighborhood-defined goals. Read more

  • Texas Tech University Logo

    East Lubbock Promise Neighborhood is a community-based collaboration designed to improve the educational opportunities for children in East Lubbock. Read more

  • University of New Hampshire Logo

    Prevention Innovations Research Center is committed to ending sexual and relationship violence and stalking through effective researcher-community practitioner partnerships. Read more

  • University of Minnesota Logo

    Hennepin-University Partnership represents a 10-year-old strategic alignment between the University of Minnesota and Hennepin County. This alignment focuses on addressing... Read more

  • University of New Hampshire Logo

    New Hampshire Lakes Lay Monitoring Program (NH LLMP) is a volunteer water quality monitoring program that has been used as a model to create and improve similar programs in 35 states and 12 countries. Read more

  • Oregon State University Logo

    Oregon Open Campus (OOC): Making the Connection serves as a convener of community partners who address educational needs unique to individual Oregon communities. Read more

  • Virginia Commonwealth University Logo

    Working Together to Transform Lives through Pharmacist Collaborative Care and Outreach in the Community (PCOC) initiatives focus on underserved populations, including the uninsured, older adults, homeless individuals, and those living in rural areas. Read more

  • Purdue University Logo

    Purdue Kenya Program's (PKP) mission is to build sustainable access to high quality care for nearly 3.5 million people in the AMPATH catchment area while fostering development of globally engaged students. This partnership includes Kenyan patients and pharmacists as well as AMPATH and Purdue University. Read more

  • University of Texas at El Paso logoNuestra Casa ("Our House") is an interactive advocacy, communication and social mobilization tool, sharing stories of challenge and hope from people living with tuberculosis (TB), a major global health threat that takes a particular toll on impoverished communities. Read more

  • Penn State University logoThe Humanitarian Engineering and Social Entrepreneurship (HESE) Program engages students and faculty across Penn State in the rigorous research, design, field-testing, and launch of technology-based social enterprises. Read more

  • University of Idaho logoMcCall Outdoor School (MOSS) embodies the University of Idaho's (UI) land-grant mission of "teaching, research, outreach, and engagement in a collaborative environment." Read more

  • Ohio State University logoThe Young Scholars Program (YSP) enhances the academic, personal, and career development skills of students from low-income families to prepare them for college success. Read more

  • North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and North Carolina State University 

    The Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) focuses on field research, CEFS' work expanded into community engagement. • Read more

  • Colorado State University logo

    University Crowdsourcing, Climate Change and Student Science: The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) engages over 15,000 volunteers nationwide who help measure and map precipitation. • Read more

  • Miami University (OH) logo

    Over-the-Rhine Residency Program engages Over-the-Rhine, Cincinnati's oldest and poorest neighborhood, predominantly of color, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and the site of racial unrest just eleven years ago. • Read more

  • Montana State University logoFrom Bozeman to Khwisero: Engineers Without Borders

    The Montana State University Student Chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) is a student-initiated and largely student-managed partnership between Montana State University students and faculty; the Bozeman, MT community; and the people of Khwisero District of Western Province, Kenya. • Read more

  • Univeristy of Tennessee, Knoxville logo

    Ready for the World is part of a long-range plan at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) to transform the campus culture and prepare students for the 21st century. • Read more

  • Michigan State University logo

    Working Together to Improve the Lives of People Affected by Epilepsy in Zambia

    Epilepsy is a neurologic disorder resulting in recurrent, unprovoked siezures. The biomedical burden can be substantial, but for many • Read more

  • Penn State University logoRegenerative Design in Stressed Communities

    For three years, landscape architecture Professor Ken Tamminga of Penn State University has made stressed Pittsburgh neighborhoods the platform for the Pittsburgh Studio, a fourth/fifth-year design studio. Read more

  • East Carolina University logo

    Lucille W. Gorham Intergenerational Community Center meets the urgent needs of a community with significant poverty, crime, and health disparities, East Carolina University works in partnership with the City, Pitt Community College, and community organizations to administer the Lucille W. Gorham Intergenerational Community Center (IGCC) programs. • Read more

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