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Informatics+ provides financial and additional support to advance Informatics initiatives.


Internal Event Support and Promotion


Informatics+ provides support and promotion for events hosted by Informatics Faculty, Staff and Students. For scheduled events, click here.  To request promotional materials for an event, click below:

For additional information, contact Tina Altenhofen.

Request Event / Promotion Support

Project Grants & Apprenticeship Funds

Project Grant Fund: Informatics+ Project Grants fund high-impact student-involved R&D and creative projects that connect students and faculty to the region and the world and leverage the power of informatics in a variety of settings.  Proposals are invited from faculty across campus (regardless of college) and prioritize projects that engage both the community and units/colleges outside of the COI. Click below for more information.

View Guidelines & Resources

Apprenticeship Fund: The Informatics+ Apprenticeship fund provides novice students paid experience in their field under the supervision of faculty. This helps prepare them for internships, co-ops and future employment opportunities. Currently, faculty can request apprentice student positions as part of our project grant program outlined above.

Experiential/Applied Learning Support

Informatics+ can provide guidance towards creative solutions for enhancing experiential or applied learning within the courses you teach and special projects. 
To request support, fill out the form below. 
Contact Chris Brewer, Director of Innovation & Technology
Phone: (859) 572-7734
Request Experiential Learning Support

K-12 Initiative Support


Informatics+ provides staffing support and/or funding to help enrich and enable Informatics-focused K-12 initiatives.  Contact Kendall Fisher for more information. 

Request K-12 Engagement

Other Partnership Opportunities


Do you have a partnership idea that doesn’t fit into any of the categories outlined above? Informatics+ is always interested in partnering with faculty, staff and students in new and innovative ways.  Contact Kendall Fisher or Chris Brewer to explore your ideas, initiatives or projects.

Request Other Partnership Opportunities