A pool of funds from the Student Technology Fee has been created to stimulate the development of innovative student-focused technology projects on the Oxford campus. The Student Technology Fee funds programs and services that support students in achieving their academic program goals and enhance their life at Miami. Proposals must be submitted in accordance with the approved tech fee guidelines for expenditures.
Any student, faculty member, staff member, group or department on the Oxford campus may submit a proposal.
The funds are divided into three pools, as follows:
1) Ongoing Student Services - Provides funds to keep technology in classrooms up to date, fund positions dedicated to student support, pay wages for IT Services student staff, and provide maintenance for software in support of student services.
2) Dean's Allocations - This portion is allocated to the School, the Colleges, and the Libraries for each dean to respond to student technology needs in their division.
3) Competitive Proposal Process - Provides funds for the innovative student-focused technology projects submitted by students, faculty or staff.
For FY18, student technology fee funding will be disbursed per the following schedule:
$525,000 Competititve proposal awards
For FY18, $525,000 in technology fee funds will be awareded through the competitive proposal process: $40,000 for proposals specific to graduate student education and/or co-curricular experience, and $485,000 for proposals specific to undergraduate student education and/or co-curricular experience.
$575,000 Divisional allocations
|Arts & Science (CAS)||$195,237|
|Business (FSB)||$ 83,990|
|Education (CEHS)||$ 66,840|
|Engineering (CEC)||$ 46,757|
|Creative Arts (CCA)||$ 41,791|
|Library (LIB)||$ 86,923|
|Student Affairs (SAF)||$ 53,462|
FY18 Competitive Proposals
Deadline: February 27, 2017
February 1, 2017
Announce Call for Proposals
February 27, 2017
Proposals Due to Deans/VP
March 17, 2017
Proposals and Spending Plans Due from Deans
March 31, 2017
April 21, 2017
Reviewer Scores Submitted to Convenor
April 26, 2017
IT Review Team Meets and Recommendations Forwarded to IT Policy Committee
May 3, 2017
IT Policy Committee Reviews and Confirms Recommendations
By May 12, 2017
Applicants/Div. Point Contacts Notified of Funding Decision
Approved Award Funding Released to Divisional Accounts
August 1, 2017
Final Reports Due for FY17 Divisional Allocations and Competitive Awards
|August 1, 2018||Final Reports Due for FY18 Divisional Allocations and Competitive Awards|
If you have any questions or comments about the Student Technology Fee, please email techfee@MiamiOH.edu.