California State University, Office of Community Service Learning
is pleased to announce the availability of competitive grants for
developing 10 student leadership teams in the California State University
system. The Corporation for National Community and Service recently
awarded a three-year grant to the California State University. One
component of the grant is to develop student leadership opportunities
as a means to increase the level of student involvement in critical
civic issues. As defined by scholar Thomas Ehrlich , “Civic
engagement means working to make a difference in the civic life
of our communities and developing a combination of knowledge, skills,
values, and motivation to make a difference. It means promoting
the quality of life in a community, through both political and nonpolitical
Below are the documents that must be included in your full proposal.
Proposals must be received by 5:00 P.M. on December 15, 2003. Proposals
must be sent via U.S. mail, faxes and emails will not be accepted.