Automated Provisioning and User Lifecycle Management Grant
Campus Consortium offers Grant Programs for a variety of solutions, products, and services. These in-kind grants for software and services are underwritten by selected Campus Consortium Technology Vendors. Campus Consortium Grants are designed to give institutions with a smaller IT budget, a chance to implement modern technology services that meets the needs of institutions and their constituents while reducing time and costs typically associated with implementing new technology.
Campus Consortium is proud to provide the Automated Provisioning and User Lifecycle Management Grant to educational institutions interested in provisioning access across cloud, mobile and on-premise applications. This Grant offers your institution a chance to enable automatic creation of user accounts, coordinating routing of application requests, e-mail authorizations in the form of rules and roles, managing entitlements within those accounts, revoke access when necessary and provisioning physical resources associated with enabling new users. The Grant offers an opportunity to financially take on implementing a comprehensive solution, with a clear ROI and no hidden costs.
The Automated Provisioning & User Lifecycle Management Grant provides selected institutions a Grant award up to $250,000 over a period of five years. The grant is intended to offset the licensing, hosting, professional services, and support costs associated with the implementation of the platform.
The in-kind grants for software and services are underwritten by selected Campus Consortium Technology Partners are designed to provide a variety of solutions, products, and services, to help Institutions reduce costs while implementing the vendors’ technologies on campus.
AUTOMATED PROVISIONING AND USER LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT SOLUTION OVERVIEW
This solution will offer your institution a chance to enable automatic creation of user accounts, coordinating routing of application requests, e-mail authorizations in the form of rules and roles, managing entitlements within those accounts, revoke access when necessary, and provisioning physical resources associated with enabling new users.
BENEFITS OF THE AUTOMATED PROVISIONING AND USER LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT
- Improved Security and Reduce Cost: With user provisioning and role-based permissions within the application, you get improved security. Prevent unauthorized access by automatically revoking access to all apps at once.
- Simplified User Lifecycle Management: Provision users with the right access based on role and change the access as their role changes. When access is revoked – keep, suspend or delete the application data as required.
- Enabling self-serviceability: Automated provisioning offers users a self-service portal therefore whether it is branding or adding an application or getting access rights for any apps or sending notifications the solution offers all.
NO. OF GRANTS AVAILABLE?
A limited number of grants to be awarded.
WHO CAN APPLY & WHAT IS THE QUALIFICATION CRITERIA?
- Accredited Higher Education institutions and K-12 schools are eligible to apply.
- Institutions are eligible to apply for multiple grants. Separate applications are required for each grant pursued.
- Applicants are required to demonstrate institutional purpose in the form of a “letter of intent” signed by Dean/President or member of campus leadership team. The letter should indicate the challenges the solution aims to solve and why the grant would be helpful to the institution.
*Previous awardees are eligible to apply.
Grant applications will be accepted until September 27, 2019.
Applications will be reviewed by our Grant Consideration Committee and will be followed up by an applicant interview and technical assessment conducted over a teleconference. If selected, a Grant Award Letter will be issued to the applicant institution by October 18, 2019.
Note: Dates and deadlines are subjected to change based on the volume of applications received by the Consortium.