Peer to Peer crowdfunding success

Since 2020 we’ve raised over $160,000 from nearly 5,000 donors

Prize money support

Gifts to Ignite make a direct impact for the lives of students currently enrolled.

Visual Impacts

When you give, you get to choose where to give and see how your gifts make an impact.

Ignite at UConn

Groups must send at least one representative to a training session. There you will learn competition rules and procedures. You will also get a walkthrough of the page building process.

Applications due:

December 8th, 2023 at 11:59 PM

Training Sessions:

January 23rd, 2024: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM and 4:00 – 5:00 PM

January 24th, 2024: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM and 4:00 – 5:00 PM

Competition Dates:

February 5th, 2024 through March 3rd, 2024 at 11:59 PM


Ignite Application



Questions? Please contact Madeline Sanzo at

Visit our Instagram @uconnignite to learn more about the program and participating groups!