The CSF will accept proposal applications three times per academic year through its online application form. The CSF does not accept applications via e-mail.
The CSF Committee meets weekly and reviews applications each quarter.
Cycle 1 (Autumn): LOIs are due between May 1 - September 1. If approved, your Full Proposal is due on October 15. Final decisions are made by December.
Cycle 2 (Winter): LOIs are due between November 1 - December 1. If approved, your Full Proposal is due on January 15. Final decisions are made by March.
Cycle 3 (Spring): LOIs are due between February 1 - March 1. If approved, your Full Proposal is due on April 15. Final decisions are made by June 1.
NOTE: 2021 Spring Deadline Extended to April 1! Full Proposal will be due May 1.
For projects greater than $1,000, there are 2 steps. The first step is to submit a Letter of Intent (LOI). Second, if approved, submit a Full Proposal (FP). Both will be completed with our online application system.
Rolling deadline. Apply at any time.
Please include in your LOI a detailed budget and timeline.