Grant Committee

Apply to Serve on the Committee!ΒΆ

Student Unions & Activities Grants Program funds hundreds of thousands of dollars towards student group events and projects each year. By serving as a member of the grants committee you assist in making important funding decisions. This volunteer opportunity offers students and staff the chance to make a valuable contribution to the campus community. Committee members are responsible for reviewing all grant applications and attending monthly committee meetings to make funding decisions.

Committee members should be available from 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM on the day of the committee meeting (opens in a new tab). Most meetings are held virtually, but for in person meetings, lunch will provided to the committee. Prospective members that are unavailable on certain dates but can attend the majority of meetings will still be considered.

New members may be accepted throughout the year as space allows. Prospective members should email the Grants Assistant at saogrant@umn.edu (opens in a new tab).