2020 Grant RecipientsCongratulations to the 2020 Innovation Grants Program award recipients! The Research Foundation looks forward to supporting their projects throughout 2020 and beyond.
- Greater Cleveland Partnership (GCP)
“Towards a Racially Equitable Association”
This project seeks to integrate diversity, equity and inclusivity, with a focus on racial equity, into all facets of the organization’s work.
- Focus NJ and New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA)
“Partnerships for Effective Experiential Learning”
This project bolsters collaboration toward experiential learning opportunities (i.e., internships, research and development, apprenticeships, co-ops, etc.) including a one stop Portal for stakeholders to connect for those opportunities.
- PA Foundation and the American Academy of PAs (AAPA)
“Good by Association: Adopting Social Responsibility to Grow membership, Increase Engagement and Amplify Messaging”
This project asks the questions: Could a strategic Association Social Responsibility Platform engage a new generation of members?
IGP has been fueling innovation in associations since 2013.
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Important Dates and Application Information
- 2021 IGP application period opens: July 13, 2020
- Letter of Intent requested by: September 1, 2020
- Application deadline: October 5, 2020
- Grant recipients announced: Fall 2020
Find out more about the program, including selection criteria, eligibility, types of grants, and FAQ.
Tools and Resources
Making Innovation Accessible
The ASAE Research Foundation’s Innovation Grants Program supports associations’ pursuit of new and better models and practices—not to mention insights into the discipline of innovating.
Top 10 Tips for Applying to IGP
The ASAE Research Foundation asked past Innovation Grants Program applicants for the advice they would give potential applicants. Here are their top tips for successful proposals.
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The Innovation Grants Program is made possible through support from SunTrust Foundation, Geico, Whiteford, Taylor & Preston and Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau. View all of the Innovation Grants Programs supporters.