Applications for the festival are now live!

The application to join the 3rd annual CUCollaborate Idea Festival is now open! 

To apply, please submit a short rough proposal addressing one thing you’d like to change about Cornell. The deadline to submit this proposal (link) is Sunday, November 2 at 11:59 p.m.

Applicants will learn whether they will be able to attend the festival by November 3rd.

The CUCollaborate Idea Festival will be hosted on Friday, November 7 from 5 – 7 p.m. in 401 Warren Hall. At the festival, you’ll get the opportunity to discuss your idea with other groups, learn about their initiatives, and find common ground. Eat food. Have a great time. Afterwards, you can submit a joint proposal with another group and/or individuals after the fair. Judges will award monetary support ($$$) to the most creative and powerful initiatives. In the past, we have awarded up to $1000 for several ideas each year. Email with any questions.

Joint Initiative Funding Application Now Open!

The Application to apply for funding for a CUCollaborate Joint Initiative is now officially open!  Click here for more details.

Even if you didn’t present an idea at the fair (or even attend it) you are still eligible to collaborate and apply for funding!

Please confirm your desire to apply by December 1st, 2013 at 11:59 PM to Applications will be due December 3rd, 2013 at 11:59PM via email to

Let’s CU Collaborate!

Deadline extended until November 7th

We have extended the application deadline until 11:59pm November 7th.

Thank you to those who have already applied!  The CUC Team will be in contact with you soon about the fair.   It looks like it will be another great one with excellent ideas! If you have other questions, be sure to email us at