USEED@PLU Campaign Application
To get things rolling, we would like to collect some information about you and your crowdfunding idea. This process will take about 10-15 minutes to complete.

Upon submission, our team will review and assess your application. Please take your time as your application will help us evaluate your suitability for the program.

If your application meets our program criteria, a USEED@PLU Coach will follow up to schedule a virtual interview session with you and anyone else you feel should attend. If it does not meet our criteria, we will provide feedback on what would be required to reapply to the program. 

If at any point you have questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to

Please write your name. *

First and Last please!
Please write your phone number. *

What is your role or title in the group, organization, or program you are applying on behalf of? *

What previous experience have you had with crowdfunding? *

I am applying on behalf of: *

Group, Organization, Athletics Team, or Program Name: *

Please specify your university affiliation.

In order to be accepted into this program, you will need to have an employee of the institution affiliated with your campaign. Please contact us if you need help identifying the appropriate person for your group, program, or organization.

Advisor's name/Coach's name/ Department Head's name :
(if applicable)

Advisor's email/Coach's email/Department Head's email:
(if applicable)

Please provide a summary of your group, organization, or program. *

In two to three sentences, please provide an overview of your group, organization, or program. We would like to know: 

1) What you do?
2) How you do it?
3) Why you do it?
4) Who is involved?
What department will manage your funds?

If you know your fund code, please provide it below:

Are these funds going to be used for research, or research related activities?  Additionally, will these be used to match other research funds?

In 1-2 paragraphs, please share what you are seeking to raise money for through crowdfunding. Please be as detailed, yet concise, as possible. *

For example, if you were a student organization that was seeking to raise funding for a service learning trip abroad, we would want to know where you are going, what you plan to do there, how much it will cost, who is going on the trip, if you had been there before, etc.
How much money are you hoping to raise?

What is the budget breakdown for your team's anticipated fundraising goal size?

Please be as specific as possible. *

When do you hope to launch your crowdfunding campaign?

Do you need to raise the funds by a certain date? If so, when?

How many active members are there in your group, organization or program? *

How many active members from your group, organization or program do you anticipate will fundraise on behalf of this campaign? *

Please provide the names and email addresses of those who will be or are likely to be involved in leading this crowdfunding campaign
(5-8 people). *

Does your group, organization, or program have any sponsors or partners that you work closely with?

What type of relationship does your group, organization, or program have with sponsors or partners?

If not applicable, please type:  "N/A"

For example: Materials contribution, Financial contribution, etc
If there is any additional information about your crowdfunding proposal you would like to include, please share it here.

How did you hear about Crowdfunding at PLU?

Thank you for applying to our Crowdfunding Program.
You can anticipate a response from a USEED Crowdfunding Advisor shortly!