Funding from the Administrative and Coca-Cola Development grants has been fully awarded for Fall 2017 events. Funding is still available for groups planning November and December on-campus events that are open to all students. Applications for all Spring events will open on November 2. For specific information about the different initiatives, see the Grants Eligibility Table: http://sua.umn.edu/grants/eligibility
Student Unions & Activities Grants are available to assist with expenses related to student group events and programs only. Funding is not available for start-up or general operating costs/events (i.e. group supplies, meetings, recruitment events, weekly/biweekly occurences, etc). For additional funding opportunities, visit the "Related University Grants" link found on the lefthand toolbar.
For your convenience, we have one comprehensive grant application, which will automatically allow your group to be considered for all grant initiatives for which you qualify. This includes the Administrative Grant, Student Services Fees (SSF) Event Grant, International Student Support Grant, and all Coca-Cola Grant Initiatives (Activity, Development, Sustainability, and Academic ).
Student Activities Grants
Includes: Administrative and Student Services Fees (SSF) Event Grants
Funding Focus: The Student Activities Grants are intended to provide supplemental financial support to student groups seeking to host or participate in activities, programs, and special events that enhance the co-curricular experience for students at the University of Minnesota. Priority will be given to projects that promote student development, enhance diversity, and benefit the community.
Includes: Activity Initiative, Development Initiative, Sustainability Initiative, and Academic Initiative
Funding Focus: The Coca-Cola Grants are intended to provide supplemental financial support to student groups, university departments, and individuals seeking to host or participate in activities, programs, and special events that enhance the co-curricular experience for students at the University of Minnesota. Priority will be given to projects that promote student development, enhance diversity, and benefit the community. Awards may be given in the form of funds or Coca-Cola® beverages. Beverages awarded through this grant program are not to be resold.
More Grant Information
What Grant am I eligible for?
See a handy matrix that details the eligibility parameters of each grant.
Grant Process Overview
Check out this overview to see a complete progression of the grants process.
View all grant application due dates, review dates, and event deadlines.
Policies & Procedures
Review important rules on how grants will be awarded and to whom.
Serve on the Evaluation Committee
Student Unions & Activities offers students several unique involvement opportunities involved in grant committee work.