Have a great idea or project that can help you learn this summer while tackling a community issue head-on? Want to design and pursue your own independent project? Here’s how we can help you make it happen!
If you have any questions or need help with your application materials, please contact Jessica Lim at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Social Impact Fellowship
The Social Impact Fellowship (SIF) is a small grant intended to fund short to medium-term student initiatives that raise awareness of a social issue, or advance a solution to a social challenge.
Funding is available for student-driven projects that integrate the following outcomes:
Timeline for AY2017/2018
1st January 2018: Application opens
17th February 2018: Application closes
Early March 2018: Results announced
April 2018: Pre-departure orientation for overseas projects
13th May – 5th August 2018: Commence project during summer break
10th August 2018: Final report due
1. Getting started
Read this website to familiarise yourself with the details about Social Impact Fellowship.
Complete and submit the Idea Introduction Form to tell us about your project.
A CIPE advisor will contact you shortly once you have submitted your form.
2. Project development
Once you have met with your advisor, complete and submit the following documents to email@example.com.
SIF Proposal Template: SIF_Proposal_Project Name_Year
SIF Budget Template: SIF_Budget_Project Name_Year
More information on the evaluation criteria can be accessed here.
3. Project proposal review
Attend a short interview to present your project and ideas to a review committee.
4. Commence project
Time to put all that planning into action over the summer break.
5. Wrapping up
Submit a final report by the first week of the new academic year in fall. See timeline for the exact date.