Funding Opportunity

Dear UT Faculty and Staff,

Do you need funding for research, equipment, a student organization you manage, a class trip, or a competition? HornRaiser, UT’s official crowdfunding platform, is accepting applications for projects NOW. If selected, this user-friendly platform can help you raise up to $15,000 in donations for your project! HornRaiser has helped more than 150 campus partners like you raise more than $2 million. Any UT faculty, staff member or student may apply. All you need to get started is departmental affiliation or an advisor and access to a UT account to accept contributions.

To apply, go to https://hornraiser.utexas.edu and click on the APPLY button in the top right corner. You can also reach the application directly here.

Want more information? Check out the HornRaiser website to see your peers who are fundraising right now and make sure to stop by any of these informational sessions:

Thursday, September 13 from 12-1pm in FAC 330
Tuesday, September 18 from 10-11am in FAC 330
Wednesday, September 19 from 3-4pm in POB 2.404B

Applications are due Friday, September 21 at noon and you will have until November 1 to work on your fundraising plan.

Don’t think HornRaiser will work for you? Check out these past projects who met or surpassed their fundraising goals.

This is your chance to get the funding you need and were here to help. We can’t wait to help you make your fundraising goals a reality!

Questions? Contact:

Kellie Sullivan

Assistant Director of Special Programs

k.sullivan@austin.utexas.edu

Skyla Lowery

Digital Campaign Development Specialist

skyla.lowery@austin.utexas.edu

Hook ’em!

Kellie and Skyla (your HornRaiser team)