Welcome to Ford College Community Challenge
Ford College Community Challenge is designed to empower student teams to develop creative community-building projects addressing local needs, around the theme Making Lives Better.
Winning student proposals must consider, in a unique way, an identified community need, tied to one or more of three broad categories:
Participants are encouraged to think broadly and explore a variety of potential topics including (but not limited to) infrastructure and workforce needs, community and economic development, hunger and other basic needs, education and design issues, new approaches to student volunteerism etc.
Feb 1, 2019RFP distributed; proposal and budget template available
April 30, 2019, 5p.m., CETProposals due
May 2019Grant winners selected
June 2019Winners publicly announced
June 2019-August 2020Projects implemented