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Holden Center Community Service Grant Application

Thank you for your interest in the Community Service Grant, made possible by the Kilkenny Service and Leadership Fund.  The Community Service Grant program, hosted by the Holden Center, allows UO students to cultivate leadership, connection, and positive change as they move their vision for the world into conscious, sustained action. Before applying, please read the following requirements to ensure you are eligible to apply. 


  • Applicants must be a UO student currently enrolled full time or a student organization registered with the Associate Students of the University of Oregon (ASUO) or recognized by an official university department.
  • Projects must include work with a local community organization.
  • Projects must be able to be completed within a 12 months of award notice.
  • Student groups may submit multiple proposals.
  • Funded projects must convey logistical information to the Holden Center staff at least three weeks prior to any event(s).
  • Funded projects must submit a post-event reflection and evaluation, including an expense report.
  • Photographs and information about the award recipients and project will be featured on the Holden Center website and other UO affiliated publications. All images taken by the participants must follow UO photography guidelines.
  • The Holden Center must be recognized in all event promotions following university brand standards.

Funding Guidelines:

Grant Funds CAN support Grant Funds CANNOT support
Printing, copying, or postage Catering or food for participant or applicant team's consumption
Space or facility rental Equipment purchases
Materials or supplies Personnel
Vehicle leasing Monetary prizes
Community partner support T-shirts
Catering or food directly involved in project goals Fundraisers
Guest speaker honoraria Plane fares
  Conference expenses
  Expenses incurred prior to award date

Please complete the following project proposal. Applicants will be notified of award status within 3 weeks submission.

For questions regarding the program and application, please contact Sabrina Boutiette, Community Engagement Program Assistant, The Holden Center.
p: 541-346-1146

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