Public Awareness Grant Application

Call for Proposals for SABA Public Awareness Grants ($2,500)

Grant application deadline: February 12, 2021


Review of Applications

The Board of Directors of SABA will review applications.


Conditions of Award

Public Awareness Grant recipients agree to provide a brief report on what the grant was used for, along with an outline of expenditures. This report (maximum 800 words) is due to the SABA Board by April 1, 2022.


Projects That Will Not Be Granted

Ineligible costs include:

  • Materials or events aimed at fundraising.
  • Projects to advertise products or services.
  • Staff salaries.
  • Expenses for existing programs.


Application Instructions

Incomplete submissions or those that do not meet the specified requirements will not be reviewed. Please provide clear and complete responses to each item requested on the application form.


Applicant Information
First Name: (Required)
Last Name: (Required)
Affiliation: (Required)
Street Address 1: (Required)
Street Address 2:
City: (Required)
Country: (Required)
State/Province: (Required)
Postal Code: (Required)
Phone Number: (Required)
Email: (Required)

Project Abstract

Priority will be given to projects designed to deliver messaging focused on behavior science and behavior analytic solutions to important problems. Projects that push the frontiers of behavior analysis into diverse areas including but not limited to education, organizational development, mental health, and community building are encouraged.

Geographic scope of project (local, regional, national, or international projects are welcome): (Required)
Abstract (250-word maximum): (Required)

Qualifications of the Recipient

Include any relevant experience you have in behavior analysis (work experience, academic experience, conventions attended, etc.). Preference will be given to applicants demonstrating evidence of a strong analytical repertoire. Please indicate what person(s) will be responsible for developing the project, with summarized vitae information. If translation is part of your project, please describe the qualifications of the translator.

Highest degree held: (Required)
University where highest degree was earned: (Required)
Description (100-word maximum recommended) of your background in behavior analysis: (Required)

Project Details
Please describe the following (250-word total maximum recommended): (Required)
  • Project rationale in behavioral terms.
  • Target audience and how the proposed project will reach an audience that has not yet been reached through existing initiatives.
  • Messaging, which should be grounded in scientific evidence.
  • Information about whether the proposed project is new or builds on an established infrastructure.

Project Outcomes
Please describe the following (250-word total maximum recommended): (Required)
  • Goals: Projects should have measurable goals, a well-specified plan to evaluate impact and effectiveness, and permanent products.
  • Scalability: Priority is given to projects that are scalable and could serve as models for large-scale implementation.
  • Sustainability: Priority is given to projects designed to have an impact beyond the funding period and that include plans for maintaining established relationships and collaborations.
  • Replicability: Priority will be given to projects that could serve as models to be implemented in other places.


Provide a clear description of how the funds will be used. The specification must add up to $2,500. Other secured funding and in-kind support should also be identified, along with source(s) (see "Matching Funding" below). Funding for materials or events aimed at fundraising, projects to advertise products or services, staff salaries, or expenses for existing programs will not be granted. Time and labor should come from in-kind support. (Required)

Matching Funding

Applications with matching funds, including in-kind support, will be viewed favorably. Please describe any matching funding (100-word maximum recommended): (Required)


Please describe the timeline for implementation (100-word maximum recommended): (Required)

Note: Submissions that do not meet the specified requirements or that are incomplete will not be reviewed.


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