GDPR Assessment Grant
Type of Grant: In-Kind Software and Services
Eligible Award Amount: Up To $20,000 Over 5 Years
CAMPUS CONSORTIUM GRANT PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Campus Consortium offers Grant Programs for a variety of solutions, products, and services. These in-kind grants of software and services are underwritten by Campus Consortium technology vendors and are designed to give Institutions with smaller IT budget a chance to implement new technology services that meet their needs while reducing time and costs associated with implementing new technologies.
Campus Consortium help Institutions reduce costs while implementing the vendors’ technologies on campus. Interviews and technical assessment are required of all selected applicants.
GDPR ASSESSMENT GRANT OVERVIEW
This in-kind grant of software and services is underwritten by Campus Consortium technology vendor, and is designed to provide an institution with a GDPR Assessment solution. The GDPR Assessment Grant provides selected institutions an in-kind grant of software and services award up to $20,000 in the entire process of assessment that includes:
- An onsite visit.
- Thorough audit.
- Recommendation reports for vulnerability assessments under The General Data Protection Regulation.
In addition, Grant Awardees will also be eligible for Exclusive Consortium Rates to migrate their infrastructure to the cloud and be disaster ready.
*Auditor’s travel and lodging will be hosted by the institution and will not be covered in the grant award.
Please note: Only a limited number of institutions will be awarded.
BENEFITS OF THE GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR) ASSESSMENT SOLUTION
- Security against potential cyber-attacks and data thefts
- Data Protection Training to ensure data controller accountability
- Improved accuracy of data stored in your organization’s database
- Cut costs by getting rid of data inventory software no longer relevant to your business
- Boosting your organization’s reputation as secure for students and staff
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.
Please note: If your institution has previously received a grant award for other Campus Consortium grants, your campus is eligible to apply for this grant.
HOW TO APPLY
If you are interested in applying for the grant, then write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.