On Campus | Alumni
Monday, March 25, 2013, 5 – 5:01pm
Do you need funds this summer for an independent research endeavor, to design a prototype, or produce a one-woman show? These are just a few project ideas that can be funded with anACC-IAC Creativity and Innovation Fellowship.The Office of Prestigious Awards and Fellowships is now accepting applications for the ACC-IAC Fellows Program in Creativity and Innovation. The ACC-IAC Fellowships support undergraduates involved in student-driven projects at each of the ACC member campuses. This program directly connects undergraduate students to core ACC university missions of creativity and innovation and represents the conference's excellence inand commitment to quality undergraduate education.Fellows are awarded $2,000-$5,000 to support their project. Criteria for awards include, but are not limited to, originality, creativity, innovation, experimentation, and intellectual risk. Projects supported may include team-driven activities or individual projects, multi-university ventures, artistic endeavors, or research or creative projects in the U.S. or abroad.Examples of project outcomes could include publication, artistic work, presentation, or a proof-of-concept proposal. The outcome (or a description) must be supplied by the student(s) and will be posted on a common ACC-sponsored electronic forum and featured on the ACC-IAC and campus web sites. Applicants must be current UM undergraduate student planning to complete a project involving originality, creativity, innovation, experimentation, or intellectual risk.Visit www.miami.edu/awards or email email@example.com for application instructions and forms. Applications must be submitted to the Office of Prestigious Awards and Fellowships byMarch 25,and projects must be completed by August 15, 2013.