Funding Timeline

Winter 2021 Update

  • COSO will be conducting all meetings virtually in winter 2021.
  • If you submit a proposal, you will receive instructions for joining the COSO zoom meeting. 
  • The first COSO meeting of Winter Term will be Wednesday, January 13th. (Proposals due Monday 1/11 @ noon) 


Proposal Process

  1. Complete the appropriate form via Engage: Publication, Conference/Travel, or Funding (Event) Proposal. Your proposal should be detailed and thorough. In addition, you must provide an itemized budget for food and other miscellaneous expenses.
  2. Submit proposal via Engage by Monday at noon.
  3. Check your email on Tuesday for an invitation to attend the COSO meeting on Wednesday to present your proposal.
  4. Present your proposal to the COSO board at their weekly meeting (Wednesday between 3:30-5:30 p.m.)
  5. COSO will deliberate and inform you of the funding decision within approximately 5-10 minutes.