Submit a Project Idea!

Now accepting applications for October 2019! 


If you are interested in launching a crowdfunding campaign, you're in the right place! Please complete the following application, as well as review the policies located under the 'About' link to submit a project for approval.


Note: Completing this application does not guarantee that your project will be approved. Please contact Stormie Kirby at with any questions. 

Tell us about yourself


Tell us about your project

Which of the following categories best describes your crowdfunding team?*

Please list the organization, interest group, team, or department you represent*

What is the title of your project?*

In 15 words or less, what is your project trying to accomplish?

Please provide an overview of your project*

Clearly explain the project purpose and how it will positively impact the Ball State community.

What is your fundraising goal?*

Dollars or number of donors. We recommend goals of $1,000-$15,000 and will advise on realist goal.

Please provide a project breakdown that explains how you would use all funds if your funding goal is met*

If your project does not meet its full funding goal, are you prepared to explain how any funding received would be used?*

Projects should be achievable within 30-days.

Crowdfunding Campaigns Launch in October, February, and April. Which month is your preference?*

Who is your faculty or staff advisor for this crowdfunding campaign?*

Who else is on your team to help create and promote your project?*

A team must have a minimum of 5 members. Please list below.

Are you willing to solicit your friends and family for gifts? The majority of your gifts will come from your personal networks*

Do you have digital images that you have the rights to use online to promote the project?*

These items will be important when building your campaign site and in social media promotion.

Do you have or are you able to produce a brief 1-2 minute video for your project?*

What Foundation Fund will you use for this campaign?*

You may need to contact your administrative staff for this information.

Please list any other information that the Ball State Crowdfunding team should be aware of*

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