Apply to the Accelerator

Application Process

The Community Programs Accelerator is accepting applications for it's next group of organizations during the Summer of 2017.  Applications are due on August 25, 2017.  Click here for more information.

Additionally,  please join our mailing list or reach out to our staff team at communityprograms@uchicago.edu.

Community Organizations - Core Program

Community Organizations - Associates Program

  • WECAN  (2014- )
  • Chicago Hyde Park Village (2014- )
  • Pilot Light (2017 - )
  • Donda's House (2017 - )
  • My Block, My Hood, My City (2017 - )
  • Artifice (2014-2015)
  • KLEO  (2014-2015)
  • Featherfist  (2014-2015)
  • New Blue Gargoyle at University Church (2015-2016 )
  • Project Syncere (2015- 2016)
  • Prosperity House (2015-2016 )
  • Quad Communities Development Corporation  (2014-2015)
  • Woodlawn Broadband Expansion Project  (2014-2015)

Community Organizations - Special Projects

  • Artifice, NFP
  • Bright Star Community Outreach
  • Chicago Hyde Park Village
  • Chinese Mutual Aid Society
  • City Elementary
  • eta Creative Arts
  • Future Ties
  • Featherfist
  • Genesis Housing Development Corp.
  • Hope Works
  • Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
  • Jackson Park Advisory Council
  • KLEO
  • LUV Institute
  • Options for Youth
  • Metrosquash
  • National Freedom Network
  • Polished Pebbles
  • Preservation of Affordable Housing
  • Project Exploration
  • Project Syncere
  • Prosperity House
  • Ray Elementary School
  • Red Clay Dance Company
  • Resilience Partners
  • Remake the World
  • Quad Communities Development Corp
  • SECC
  • Sunshine Enterprises
  • Strengthening A Nation
  • Strive Tutoring
  • The New Blue Gargoyle
  • Washington Park Chamber of Commerce
  • WBEP/Connect Woodlawn
  • WECAN
  • Youth Excursion Project
  • Yoga Cares