Coronavirus Information:
Bradley University will continue on-campus, in-person classes for the spring 2021 semester with limited restrictions.

Request for Proposals

The Bradley University Parents Association is accepting proposals for funding for campus projects.  

  • Purpose: The purpose of the Parents Projects Fund is to support programs and projects that will enhance the lives of Bradley students in and out of the classroom. Capitol projects and grants to individuals will not be considered for funding.
  • Stewardship: Any project/program that is awarded parent funding will be required to submit a project update in February.
  • Eligibility: Parents Association funding is open to all faculty, professional staff, and student organizations for campus programs or projects. 
  • Awards: Approximately $30,000 is available as start up funding with a maximum award of approximately $10,000 per project.
  • Proposal Evaluation: The Parents Projects Fund Committee will evaluate all funding proposals.  Do not list just a total amount needed, rather, please be as specific as possible by providing a breakdown of your costs and how the funds will be utilized. Committee recommendations will be presented and the Parent Association Board will make final approval. All decisions are final.
  • Deadline: The deadline to apply is March 29, 2021 at 5:00pm, late or incomplete submissions will not be considered.
  • Timeline: Proposals will be reviewed at the spring meeting of the Parent Board Association. Recipients will be notified once a decision has been approved by the board.

*University policy and procedures should be adhered to during the performance and execution of this award. Project/Program expenditures must comply with the terms and conditions of the Parents Association Funding Program, Bradley University policy and procedures, IRS rules and regulations, and all applicable Federal and State laws. Awards to Student Organizations must be administered through a University account under the direction and control of Bradley University.