Program Brief: Neighborhood Planning for Community Revitalization (NPCR)

Responsible Unit
Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA)

Type of Work
Student assistantships, community assistance

Provides students of local post-secondary institutions with increased opportunities to complete useful, neighborhood driven applied research projects that are initiated and guided by the neighborhood.

Geographic Scope
Twin Cities Metro


Assistantships are open to any local post-secondary students and occasionally faculty members; eligibility for assistance is open to local neighborhood organizations

Community Partners, Participants, and Clients
Neighborhood organizations and community development corporations; past projects partnered with Longfellow Community Council, Phillips Neighborhood, Midtown Greenway Coalition, Capital River Counsil, Green Institute, and Southeast Asian Community Council.