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PCSE Spring Semester Funding and Workshop Opportunities


The Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship is gearing up for spring semester, and PCSE Director Makaela Kingsley wants to get the word out about some opportunities for current students:

Patricelli Center Seed Grants and Davis Projects for Peace Prize

Applications due Sunday, January 26

Do you have an idea for a project, program, or venture that could make the world better? Do you want $5,000 or $10,000 to get started or grow your idea? Apply now! Details, eligibility, and application instructions are here.

Projects for Peace and PCSE Seed Grant Information Sessions


From Jelisa Adair ’13 and the PCSE:

The Patricelli Center for Social Entrepreneurship is offering two grants to fund projects or ventures led by one or more Wesleyan student(s).

PCSE SEED GRANT: Three $5,000 grants to fund the launch or early stage growth of a Wesleyan-connected social enterprise, project, program, or venture. Details and timeline here. Read about last year’s winners here.

KATHRYN W. DAVIS PRIZE FOR PEACE: One $10,000 grant for a grassroots summer project anywhere in the world which promotes peace and addresses the root causes of conflict among parties.  Details and timeline here. Read about last year’s winners here.

There are two remaining information sessions focused primarily on these two grants. Students who are considering applying for a PCSE Seed Grant and/or a Davis Prize are strongly encouraged to attend one of these meetings.

During these sessions, staff may also be available to answer questions about the Patricelli Center Enrichment Grant, the Patricelli Center Internship GrantWesleyan Summer Experience Grant, and various awards and prizes offered outside of Wesleyan.

Lunch will not be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own.

Date: Tuesday, December 3rd and Wednesday, December 4th
Time: 12:15pm
Place: Usdan 114 on Tuesday and Usdan 136 on Wednesday