UC Irvine has several funding opportunities for Registered Campus Organizations (RCOs).
Campus Life Funding
The Campus Life Funding Board, funded by Student Life & Leadership, provides supplemental support for events/activities that enhance campus engagement. This funding source is available for eligible Registered Campus Organizations in good standing with the office of Campus Organizations & Volunteer Programs. Prior to applying, review the funding criteria and restrictions, and/or meet with a Campus Organizations & Volunteer Programs staff member.
ASUCI Student Programming Funding Board (SPFB)
The Student Programming Funding Board (SPFB) is one of the two branches a part of ASUCI funding board under the Office of the President. SPFB is comprised of funds from student fees, therefore, all events that SPFB funds must be open to the general public and target all UCI undergraduate students. SPFB does not fully fund charity events - in the case of charity events, loans may be issued. This funding board aims to maintain objectivity by operating fully on a rubric scale system and does not provide any arbitrary funds. Information: email SPFB@asuci.uci.edu.
Funding Requirements: presentation/meeting
Multicultural Programs Committee Funding Board (MPFC)
MPFC allocates funding to eligible student organizations that are seeking to promote the Cross Cultural Center’s values through programming. RCOs seeking to host programs and events that foster and encourage diversity, education, and social justice are eligible to apply. Collaborative programming between campus organizations is highly encouraged. Click here for more information.
Funding Requirements: presentation/meeting, cultural component events, and post-event evaluation
The Green Initiative Fund (TGIF)
The Green Initiative Fund (TGIF) is a grant-making fund for sustainability projects on UC Irvine's campus. About $110,000 per academic year is available for grants; any undergraduate students, organizations, or collaboratives between organizations are eligible to submit project proposals.
Funding Requirements: a sustainable project for UCI
Student Initiated Program (SIP)
The Student Initiated Program (SIP) Execellence Grants are available for UCI undergraduate registered campus organizations (RCO). Each RCO is welcome to apply for funding from both programs, but will only be awarded once for the duration of the academic year.
SOAR's Outreach Sponsorship
Student Outreach and Retention Center provides funding to student organizations that plan to outreach to prospective students. The maximum award is $300. Please click on the 'Apply Now' below to learn more. *Funding No Longer Available for Winter/Spring 2020*
Team Building Funding Board
Sponsored by Campus Organizations & Volunteer Programs (COVP), in collaboration with Campus Recreation. This funding board strives to provide team building opportunities for registered campus organizations (RCO's) through the ARC's (Anteater Recreation Center) Team Up Challenge. Funds will be given to RCO's who are looking to further develop board and general members in their organization.