Application period for Innovation Microgrant Program begins July 3

The application period for the 2017-18 UL Innovation Microgrant Program begins on Monday, July 3, 2017. If you or your team have unique ideas that would foster innovation in support of the University Libraries, begin brainstorming now!

This program is open to all faculty and staff across the University Libraries and the Penn State Press, and collaboration among colleagues is highly encouraged.

The application form, judging criteria, and additional information about the award may be found on our intranet site at Depending on the nature of the proposal, some projects may require approval from I-tech and/or IRB, so please plan accordingly.

If you have questions, email the Microgrant Committee at

The deadline for applications is 5 p.m. ET on Wednesday, July 26.

– information from Carmen Cole on behalf of the 2017-2018 UL Innovation Microgrant Program Committee