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WTAMU Foundation Development Grant Application Form

The start date for the next round of applications is February 19, 2018 with a deadline of March 19, 2018

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WTAMU Foundation Development Grant Application Form

WTAMU Foundation was established in 1945 to support West Texas A&M University and its students by seeking, receiving, and administering gifts and grants in order to advance the mission of the University.

The Foundation accepts applications for WTAMU Foundation Development Grants twice each year. The review process can take several weeks and additional information may be requested. All applications are scored based on the following criteria:

  1. Sufficient information on proposed professional development activity or project                    
  2. Impact of activity or project on professional development, WTAMU, and students  
  3. Supportive and satisfactory statement of need               
  4. Adequate and realistic budget (detailed)

Award recipients will generally be notified within 60 days of the deadline. Allowable uses of funds include but are not limited to: research materials, publication needs, technology, travel for conferences, conference fees, and curriculum support. The Foundation will receive many worthy applications but only a limited number will be funded each year depending on the availability of funds.

Please Note:
  1. Only one application may be submitted each grant cycle.
  2. Your Department Head must approve the proposed project or activity prior to submitting an application.
  3. Maximum Request: $1,000
  4. Minimum Request: $250
  5. This is a reimbursement grant program. If approved, funds will be reimbursed to the department
  6. WTAMU Foundation Development Grants are approved for a specific purpose. Grant funds remaining, after allowable costs are reimbursed, are retained by the WTAMU Foundation.
  7. Please do not include your name or names of other WTAMU employees in the body of the application.
  8. WTAMU Foundation Development Grants are not intended to replace departmental funding.
  9. The WTAMU Foundation wants to help as many faculty as possible and will take into consideration the number of past WTAMU Foundation Development Grants each applicant has received.
  10. WTAMU Foundation Development Grant are not available to fund advanced degrees.


Contact Leon Carey with any questions, comments, or concerns at 806-651-2322 or lcarey@wtamu.edu.

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Please fill out the Foundation Development Grant Application Form.