Multicultural Council Grant

Providing funding for Registered Student Organizations (RSOs) and non-RSO student groups for multicultural programs on the UW-Madison campus.


Funding decisions are made by the MSC Program and Grant Board, a board of student representatives who are elected/appointed annually.

How to apply

The grant application opens on Monday, August 25th, 2021 and remains open until April 2022, or until funds run out.

Students involved in a group activity

When to apply

MCC Grant –  Fall 2022 Deadlines

For Food Only Events Held Between: Apply By: 
09/07-09/21 08/21
09/22-10/05 09/04
10/06-10/19 09/18
10/20-11/02 10/02
11/03-11/16 10/16
12/01-12/15 11/06

 

For Food + other needs* Events Held Between:  Apply By:
01/25 – 02/15 01/09
02/16 – 03/01 01/23
03/02 – 03/11 02/06
03/21 – 04/05 02/20
04/06 – 04/19 03/06
04/20 – 05/06 03/27

*You will most likely need to apply to ASM first to cover your non-food needs such as honorarium, room rental, etc.

Deadlines

ASM Application must be submitted 6 weeks in advance.

Requirements

Wisconsin Involvement Network registration

Registered Student Organizations must have an account on WIN.

Mission Alignment

All funding requests must align with the mission of the Multicultural Student Center, which is to collaboratively strengthen and sustain an inclusive campus where all students, particularly students of color and other historically underserved students, are engaged and can realize an authentic Wisconsin Experience. In addition, funding requests must meet two or more of the following four requirements:

  • Educational in Scope: Social Justice Education, Cultural Education, Identity Exploration and/or incorporated into classroom education
  • Fosters Leadership Development: Event Planning, Critical Thinking, and/or Problem Solving (for participants) And Professional Networking, Employment Seeking Skills, Exposure to career options, etc.
  • Fosters Community Development: Relationship Building [within & across racial/ethnic communities], Heritage & Awareness Observations, Participation in Campus-wide events (Welcome Week, Homecoming, Parents Weekend, etc.)

The Multicultural Council Event Grant

Funded by the Chancellor’s Office and Multicultural Student Center (MSC), the Multicultural Council (MCC) Grant provides funding for Registered Student Organizations (RSOs) and non-RSO student groups for multicultural programs on the UW-Madison campus. Funding decisions are made by the MSC Program and Grant Board, a board of student representatives who are elected/appointed annually.

Frequently asked questions

Please refer to our FAQ sheet for the grant, and if you still have questions, please contact: MCC Grant Administrator, mcc@studentlife.wisc.edu.

After you submit your grant

After your grant has been submitted your application will appear in your My Submissions section of your WIN page, which you should be automatically directed to.

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