Illinois Campus Compact supports and encourages research and projects surrounding civic engagement. This page will be updated with current grants that higher education institutions or community partners might consider applying for.

Association of American Colleges and Universities invites departments from colleges and universities in the United States to apply for mini-grants to formalize helping students use a civic lens as they investigate disciplinary questions in their major. Learn more and apply here.

Corporation for National and Community Service is holding a Community Conversations Research CompetitionThis competition focuses on engaging communities in conversations about their civic health using participatory research approaches to facilitate civic engagement and strengthen community capacity to address local issues, both of which are central to CNCS’s mission.

If you would like to include relevant grants in this list, please email Adrianne Beer at abeer2 {at} depaul(.)edu.