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Vincentian Endowment Fund grant cycle now open

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(DePaul University/Josh Woo)
The 2018-19 Vincentian Endowment Fund grant cycle is now open. All faculty, staff and students who have a continuing relationship with the university are eligible to submit a proposal. Grant applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 15. 

The VEF supports grant projects that directly enhance the identity of DePaul as a Catholic, Vincentian and urban university. To learn more about the VEF grants and the selection criteria, please visit

Additionally, two information sessions will be held to provide information on the endowment and to offer assistance in putting together grant proposals:

Lincoln Park Campus
Tuesday, Sept. 18
11 a.m. – Noon
Richardson Library, room 115

Loop Campus
Wednesday, Sept. 19
10 - 11 a.m.
55 E. Jackson Blvd., suite 801

The Endowment Board will meet during the week of Oct. 29, with grant decisions announced during the week of Nov. 5.

For additional information please contact Michael Van Dorpe in the Division of Mission and Ministry at