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The Keller Family Venture Grant Program for Student Research

Keller Venture Grants, made possible by the Keller Family Foundation, allow you to imagine, articulate, and bring to life your own original research project. What will your adventure be? Apply for a Keller Venture Grant today.

Download PDF or Word Application.

Venture Grant Timeline:

Second Monday of the Block: Proposals due by 5:00 PM to Karen Lee Smith at

Third Wednesday of the Block: Dean's Advisory Committee (DAC) reviews proposals

Fourth Wednesday of the Block: DAC responds to proposals

Block Break: Official award letters distributed

Imagine a great project and do it!

Last year the Keller Venture Grant program funded $98,379 in student research and 109 Colorado College students pursued their own individual research projects on campus, across the United States, and around the world.

For more information, contact the Dean’s Office at (719) 389-6686.