The Foundation for Seminole State College's Board of Directors recently announced its spring 2012 Mini-Grant awards, which will fund 22 faculty and staff projects totaling $22,845 in support.
The recipients are:
Since 2006, a total of $273,260 has been awarded to support mini-grant requests. The Foundation's Mini-Grant Program was created to provide full-time faculty and staff with financing for projects not supported by their regular department budgets. Awards are funded by Presidents' Club donations, and a committee of members that represent both the Presidents’ Club and Foundation Board of Directors select the recipients.
There were 38 submissions for spring Mini-Grants, totaling $59,796 in requests. All funds allocated for Spring 2012 must be expended or encumbered by March 31, 2013. Additional awards are planned for the fall, with a request for applications expected to be sent campuswide in October. For more information, please call Maureen Preuss at 407.708.2429.
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