Emergency funding is available to assist students in responding to unforeseen financial hardships/emergencies that adversely impact their academic success. The mission of the CAE emergency grant is to support BIPOC, DACA and Undocumented, LGBTQ+, first-generation college students who are full-time Newcomb-Tulane College undergraduates. Students must apply for consideration, and if awarded, funds are as one-time grants that generally do not exceed $500.
Students can make requests through our WaveSync form. CAE will consider applications and award grants on a rolling basis. The questionnaire includes demographic information and a short narrative describing your need. Where applicable, students should upload supporting documents for their application to be fully considered.
Students will receive a decision by email within three business days. However, this timeline may be delayed if additional documentation is requested, etc.
Students who are funded by this program will work with the Center for Academic Equity to complete any necessary for disbursement of their award. All applicants will receive a follow-up survey after their award decision.
Fall 2020 applications will open on September 2, 2020, and close on November 24, 2020.