Grants and Awards

  • In 2013, the Montclair State University Service-Learning and Community Engagement Program received a $1,000 seminar grant from Bringing Theory to Practice to develop a Community-Based/ Participatory Action Research Think Tank.
  • Also in 2013, the Service-Learning Program was awarded a two-year, $532,000 Education, Environment, and Community Outreach grant from the New Jersey Commission on National and Community Service.
  • 2012 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll recipient.
  • In 2012, the Service-Learning Program received a planning grant of $30,000 from the JP Morgan Chase Foundation to begin funding a University-Assisted Community School at Oakwood Avenue School in Orange.
  • Between 2010 and 2013, the Service-Learning Program received $600,000 in grants from the New Jersey Commission on National and Community Service for the creation of the Education, Environment, and Community Outreach (EECO) AmeriCorps program.
  • Between 2010 and 2013, the Service-Learning Program received $110,000 in grants from Capital One to fund the Financial Education Corps (FEC) at Montclair State University.
  • In 2011, the Service-Learning Program was awarded a $3,500 grant from Corporation for National and Community Service to fund the 2011 9/11 National Day of Service.
  • The Service-Learning Fellows Program was awarded the TIAA-CREF Theodore M. Hesburgh Certificate of Excellence in 2008.
  • Since 2005, the Service-Learning Program has received multiple grants from Bringing Theoy to Practice, and in 2007 was awarded a two-year, $90,000 Bringing Theory to Practice Demonstration Site grant from the Charles Engelhard Foundation and the Association of American Colleges and Universities.
  • The Service-Learning Program was awarded a three-year, $400,000 Community Outreach Partnership (COPC) grant from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development in 2001.
  • In 1997, the Service-Learning Program was awarded a three-year, $105,000 Learn and Serve America Higher Education grant.

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