All funding proposals will be reviewed on a monthly basis.  Applications are due before MIDNIGHT on listed deadline if they are to be reviewed. These deadlines apply to all fundable projects.

If you are applying to a specialty grant, please check the individual grant deadlines here.

If you are applying for grants at other centers or institutes on campus, be sure to check their deadlines as they do not always coincide with CUSE's deadlines.

CUSE Funding Deadlines
Project Period (month of Project Start) Application Deadline (Before Midnight) Recommendation Letter Deadline*
September 2016

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Tuesday, August 9, 2016
October 2016/Fall Break

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Sunday, September 11, 2016
November 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

Sunday, October 9, 2016
December 2016/January 2017/Winter Break

Monday, October 31, 2016

Sunday, November 6, 2016
February 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Sunday, January 8, 2017
March 2017/Spring Break

Monday, January 30, 2017

Sunday, February 5, 2017
April 2017

Monday, February 27, 2017

Sunday, March 5, 2017
Summer 2017 (May - August)

Monday, March 20, 2017

Sunday, March 26, 2017

*If the Recommendation Letter is not received by the deadline, the Application is considered Incomplete and will not be reviewed.  It is the student's responsibility to assure that their faculty mentor uploads their recommendation letter in a timely manner.


Due Dates for Post-Grant Compliance Completion

After completing your grant, you must submit all compliance documents by the following deadlines. 

Month in Which You Completed Your Project Due Date for All Post-Grant Materials (before midnight)
Summer 2016 (May-August) August 29, 2016***
September 2016 October 12, 2016
October 2016/Fall Break November 9, 2016
November 2016 December 14, 2016
December 2016/Winter Break/January 2017 February 15, 2017***
February 2017 March 22, 2017
March 2017/Spring Break April 19, 2017
April 2017 May 10, 2017 (must complete before leaving campus)
Summer 2017 August 29, 2017***

***Please contact the Administrative Coordinator if this is more than 60 days from the date of project completion.