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Student Unions & Activities Grant Committee

Apply to serve on the committee!

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 could help make 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 meeting dates for 2018-19 are as follows. Please note that these meeting dates are tentative, and may be adjusted slightly due to committee availability or volume of applications.

  • July 18, 2018
  • August 8, 2018
  • September 12, 2018
  • October 10, 2018
  • November 7, 2018
  • December 5, 2018
  • January 9, 2019
  • February 6, 2019
  • March 6, 2019

Committee members should be available from 1:00-5:00pm on the day of the committee meeting. Lunch is provided to the committee at each meeting. Prospective members that are unavailable on certain dates but can attend the majority of meetings will still be considered.

The priority application deadline for the 2018-2019 school year has past. Following the June application deadline, new members may be accepted throughout the year as space allows. Prospective members should contact Patrick Haught at saogrant@umn.edu.

Student Group Grants Committee Position Overview