Bamboo Grants Program

Small Grants.students crossing bridgeSmall grants (up to US$5,000) enable innovative educators in our network to launch small-scale, start-up activities and pedagogical experiments to enhance whole person education in their institutions. The themes or topics of these projects are open. Grants are awarded to higher education institutions; proposals from individuals are not accepted.

The next deadline for proposals for Bamboo Grants will be March 31, 2019.

To begin the proposal process, potential applicants should first contact the individual responsible for their respective region (see below).

In Fiscal Year 2018, the United Board made 38 Bamboo Grants totaling more than $164,000.
  • staff.Cynthia 2Northeast Asia
    Cynthia Yuen

  • staff.Spurgeon photoSouth Asia
    Maher Spurgeon

  • Staff.Hope SEASoutheast Asia
    Hope Antone