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 15th, 2022 and remains open until April 2023, or until funds run out.

The Services and Logistics Grant application opens on Thursday, September 8th, 2022 and remains open until November, 7th, 2022, or until funds run out.

Students involved in a group activity

When to apply

MCC Event Grant –  Fall 2022 Deadlines

For food and beverage, printing, space rental, and equipment rental requests:

Application Deadline: Event Date
08/21 09/07-09/21
09/04 09/22-10/05
09/18 10/06-10/19
10/02 10/20-11/02
10/16 11/03-11/16
10/30 11/17-11/30
11/06 12/01-12/15

For honoraria and lodging requests:

Application Deadline  Event Date
08/21 09/07-10/05
09/04 10/06-10/19
09/18 10/20-11/02
10/02 11/03-11/16
10/16 11/17-11/30
10/30 12/01-12/15

Deadlines are Sundays at 11:59pm

*If you are requesting to fund multiple items for one event with different deadlines, then they must apply by the earlier deadline. For example, if a student org is applying for honoraria and food for an event, then they must apply by the honoraria deadline.

 

Services and Logistics Grant –  Fall 2022 Deadlines

Deadline: To Order Items In
Monday, October 3rd, 2022 October
Monday, November 7th, 2022 November

*Deadlines are at 11:59pm.

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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