Aratani CARE

UCLA Asian American Studies Center
Attn.: Aratani CARE
3230 Campbell Hall
Box 951546
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1546
aratanicare@aasc.ucla.edu

Note: Email is the best method of communication for all questions relating to the Aratani CARE award and/or technical issues.

 

GEORGE AND SAKAYE ARATANI COMMUNITY ADVANCEMENT RESEARCH ENDOWMENT (Aratani C.A.R.E.) AWARDS APPLICATION

 

Proposal Components:

Your proposal consists of 4 parts, all of which needs to be submitted electronically. All fields marked RED are required or the application will not be considered.

I. CONTACT INFORMATION

Applicant: List the legal name, federal tax ID number/TIN (if relevant), address, phone number, e-mail. List the name of the individual who should be identified in any published list of our applicants or projects. This is often the executive director or project director.

Organization or
Legal Name
:
Federal Tax ID/TIN:
(if applicable)
Address:
Phone Number:
E-mail:
Primary Project Individual:

II. PROPOSAL DOCUMENTS

Abbreviated Resumes/CVs: not exceed 1 page per person for key personnel. If you have more than one individual associated with the project, please combine all abbreviated CV/resumes into one document to upload (must be a PDF or Microsoft Word file).

Upload your Abbreviated Resumes/CVs here:

Project Title: the name you (and your campus partner, if applicable) have agreed to use to describe the project.

Project Title:

Project Summary: in one sentence, describe the project for which you are requesting support (what the project is; for whom it is intended; and where it will take place). This sentence may appear in any reports or publications of our funded partnership projects.

Project Summary:

Project Description/Abstract: not to exceed 2 pages. Please provide a brief description of the project: what it is, why it is important, what the objectives are, and what aspects of your project this funding request will cover. Also please explain how you will measure your outcome and your impact, and how things might be different as a result of this project.

Describe who is involved, and the approach the partners have developed to address the entire or part of the need or issue of focus, and why you feel this approach will be both innovative and effective. Set the project in the context of the local community in which it will take place or that it will impact, and describe the population or community members who will benefit from this project, and how they will benefit. What planning work has already taken place? Explain who will be doing the work proposed, and what the activities and strategies are that will be used to carry out the project.

What is the sequence of the overall project plan?

What new knowledge will be gained from this project?

Note: as an option, you can type or copy/paste into the text box below or upload a document below for your project description/abstract. Uploaded documents must be in the form of a PDF or Microsoft Word).

Project Description/Abstract:

Project Project Description/Abstract: not to exceed 2 pages. You can upload your project description/abstract document (must be a PDF or Microsoft Word file).

Upload your Project Description/Abstract here:

Project Timeline: List the activities and milestones of your 12 months project plan. Not to exceed 500 words.

Project Timeline:

III. BUDGET WORKSHEET

Budget justification: Provide detailed explanations, and cost breakdowns of any budget item requested, explaining how line items were calculated and why they are necessary. Include any other sources of funding or in-kind donataion of support for this project. For more information and other costs (e.g., publications, consultants, travel, etc.), please visit the More Info & Restriction section. Not to exceed 1 page. Must be uploaded below as a PDF or Microsoft Word file.

Please do not request support for any items that we cannot fund. (Please refer to funding restrictons list.)

Upload your Budget Justification here:

Please click here to download a blank copy of the budget worksheet, in Microsoft Excel format. Complete the worksheet and save the file; upload this Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.  Applications without Microsoft Excel may download the Adobe Acrobat version of the budget worksheet (please click here for PDF). For the PDF version, please print, complete worksheet, scan to PDF format, and upload during the online process.

Upload your Budget Worksheet here:

IV. Aratani C.A.R.E. CO-SPONSORSHIP AGREEMENT AND FINAL REPORT AGREEMENT

Award Recipients: By applying and submitting your application for the Aratani C.A.R.E. award, you are agreeing to acknowledge both the UCLA Asian American Studies Center (AASC) and the Aratani C.A.R.E. Award as Co-Sponsors of your project in all promotional material, programming, and other documentation.

Award recipients will receive access to the AASC logo and Aratani C.A.R.E. logo in a form that can be copied and pasted into your project materials where co-sponsors are listed.

PLEASE VERIFY THAT ALL INFORMATION HAVE BEEN COMPLETED AND ACCURATE. PLEASE CLICK THE SUBMIT BUTTON ONCE ONLY.

You will receive a confirmation number once your application has been submitted. If you have any technical problems, please email the Aratani C.A.R.E. technical support directly to: tn@aasc.ucla.edu

If you have any general questions regarding the Aratani C.A.R.E. application, please contact us at: aratanicare@aasc.ucla.edu