BU D&I Grants
In tandem with our year-long programming, BU Diversity & Inclusion offers grant funding to support faculty, staff, and students in creating community, building capacity, and exploring research related to each year’s theme. Expand each section below to learn about our two funding streams: the Learn More Community Grant and Learn More Research Grant.
Follow the link within each section to read more and apply for a grant.
Learn More Community Grant
Learn More Community Grants provide between $1,000 – $3,000 in funding to students, staff, and faculty who wish to take a deeper dive into the year’s theme, either by hosting programs and events open to the campus community, or by organizing smaller learning communities, such as book clubs or study groups.
Open to: BU Students, Faculty, Staff
Learn More Research Grant
The Learn More Research Grants provide BU faculty members with funding to support their high-impact research on social issues related to the annual Learn More Series theme. Through these grants, BU D&I supports the critical work of scholars dedicated to contributing to a more just society through their research. Applicants may request up to $5,000 in funding.
Open to: BU Faculty
Inclusion Catalyst Grants
Inclusion Catalyst Grants support collaborative and creative programs and initiatives that generate learning, and stimulate efforts that catalyze foster inclusive and equitable communities at Boston University. The Inclusion Catalyst Grants program provides up to $2,000 to Boston University students, faculty, and staff who require financial support to fully realize their programs.