Provide financial support for individuals who might other- wise be unable to attend NACAC and Affiliate professional development programs.
Provide support for innovative projects that serve our profession or our students. Special Projects may include, new professional development workshops, advocacy programs, and seed money for new publications.
Detailed information you will need to know when applying for an Imagine Grant.
Amount requested in 2019
Number of grants awarded in 2019
Grant amount awarded in 2019
Imagine Grant Recipients
In their own words...
“The Imagine Grant gave us the opportunity for Iowa ACAC to host its first Middle Management University program. We had sessions about enrollment strategies, leadership styles and other professional development. With the help of NACAC we hope to bring more new programs to the state of Iowa.” - Grant for Special Project, 2018 Middle Management University Program
“We were pleased to receive the NACAC Imagine Grant to be used towards funding the L.E.A.P. (Leading & Excelling, Academically & Professionally) Conference. We are pleased to report that the L.E.A.P. Conference was a total success once again! We were able to increase our student participants from more regions across the state of Iowa.” - Grant for Special Project, 2018 L.E.A.P. Conference
“The Imagine Grant funded my attendance to the NACAC Annual Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. The event was AWESOME! I loved the fact that all presenters were open to connecting post-conference and sharing resources as well. My first NACAC experience was one to remember!” - Grant for Professional Development, 2018 National Conference