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.
July-November 2022RFP distributed; proposal and budget template available
January 31, 2023, 5 p.m. CETExtended deadline to January 31, 2023Proposals due
February 2023Grant winners selected and publicly announced
February 2023-December 2023Projects implemented