Innovation Grants

Formerly Mini-Grants

Innovation Grants

Are you faculty or staff of San Diego Mesa College?
Do you have an innovative idea for how you can support student success?

You can apply for a grant of up to $1,500 from The San Diego Mesa College Foundation. Innovation Grants, formerly called Mini-Grants, are awarded for equipment and projects that:

  1. support student success
  2. align with Mesa College goals and priorities
  3. drive innovation

The 2019 Innovation Grants Application period is now open – applications are being accepted through November 2nd, 2018.

Note: The Innovation Grants timeline has changed to an annual cycle. Applications will be open at the end of each calendar year for initiatives and purchases taking place in the following spring and fall semesters.


Grant Guidelines

Learn more about how to apply by with a step-by-step guide to submitting an application.


View Application Guide

Innovation Grant Request

Download the 2019 Innovation Grant Request Form to begin your application today.


View the Application

Past Projects

See examples of past projects funded by mini-grants. (coming soon)


View Past Projects