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 sdkirby@bsu.edu with any questions. 

Tell us about yourself

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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*

Have questions? Send us an email at foundation@bsu.edu