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The President's Leadership Fund

The President's Leadership Fund

Funded Projects

The President’s Leadership Fund provides seed funding for projects that promote innovation and academic excellence. Funded projects must align with one of San Diego State’s strategic goals:

Research and Creative Endeavors
Student Success
Community and Communication

San Diego State faculty, staff and students may apply for funding. Applications are vetted through a competitive grants process. Successful applications will demonstrate how their project is creative, sustainable, benefits the campus community, engages the local and/or global community and has the potential to become a major campus initiative.

Fall Grant Cycle
The Fall 2017 grant application will be available beginning TBD.
Deadline: TBD

View the Grant Cycle Flyer

Click here for the FUNDING GUIDE to assist you in completing the PLF Application

>>>> Click here to download the file and begin the GRANT APPLICATION PROCESS <<<<

Information Sessions
All applicants are strongly encouraged to participate in one of two one-hour information sessions held in the Susan K. Weber Conference Room located in Manchester Hall, Room 3318.

  • Information Session 1: TBD
  • Information Session 2: TBD

          RSVP: Contact Jessica Hopkins at or (619) 594-8530.