Deadline Extended: Student Technology Fee Call for Proposals ’12-13

As a reminder, the Student Technology Fee Committee is still accepting proposals for the 2012-13 award year. Although the initial deadline was January 7, 2013, it has been decided the proposal system will remain open for one additional week. The new deadline has been adjusted; therefore, review of current submissions will begin immediately and all other proposals will be due no later than January 11, 2013 – 11:59PM.  Please visit http://techfee.ewu.edu/proposals to submit a proposal.

2012-13 Proposal Schedule:

  • November 21:  Call for proposals
  • November 21:  Online proposal system opens
  • January 7:  Initial review begins
  • January 11:  Proposal Deadline – system closes
  • January:  Proposal site visits
  • February: Award decisions made
  • March through May:  ASEWU and Board of Trustees consider and approve budget
  • June/July: Disbursement of awards

Proposals submitted for consideration should focus on helping students further their education and research goals outside of the classroom. Examples of funded proposals include: student-funded anti-virus, online network storage, checkout equipment, and General Access Computer Labs. Before submitting a proposal, please ensure you review the TechFee Program Intent.

The Techfee is a quarterly fee that supplements funding of general use technology for every EWU student. The committee allocates these funds and expects to distribute approximately $170,000 this year.

For more information, please visit http://access.ewu.edu/techfee.xml.

Please direct any and all questions to:

Greg Crary, Vice Chair
109 Huston Hall   Cheney, WA 99004
509.359.2375, techfee@ewu.edu