The UConn IDEA Grant Program

The UConn IDEA Grant program awards funding to support student-designed and student-led projects, including creative endeavors, community service initiatives, entrepreneurial ventures, research projects, and other original and innovative projects.


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  • Awards of up to $4000 per student
  • Individual and group applications accepted
  • Open to UConn undergraduates in all majors at all campuses

UConn IDEA Grant News and Events

  • Cognitive Garden Takes Root at UConn Avery Point. Link to UConn Today article.

UConn IDEA Grant News Archive

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Eva Hu '18

Eva Hu '18

Eva Hu '18

Peter Apicella '18

Eva Hu '18

Savannah-Nicole Villalba '18

Tyler Daddio '18

Margo Bailey '17

Gabriel DeRosa '17

STEMTalk Launch

Diana Abouchacra '17

Ben Piascik '17

Search for the White Rose documentary

Christian Allyn '17

John Cody Performance Article

Cate Solari Exhibition Article

Louise Astorino Exhibition Article

Nicholas Russo '18

Maneetpaul Singh '15

Elizabeth Charash '18

Stephen Hawes '17

Raeanne Nuzzo '17

Asahi Hoque '16

Ryan King '16

Julianne Norton

Calliope Wong

Nathan Wojtyna

Jia Lun '17

Jonathan Markovics

Carl Underwood

Jessica Griffin

Kasia Thomas

Rosse Gates

Antonio Campelli

Ashley Frato

Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah

Ari Fischer

Kayla Rutland

Kaitrin Acuna