DePaul University Division of Student Affairs > Diversity & Culture > Organization Funding

Allocation Fund

The Center for Identity, Inclusion and Social Change Allocation Fund provides support for educational, informative, and enlightened student cultural programming. The goal of the fund is to promote the life experiences of but not limited to underrepresented and marginalized communities. Student organizations that classified themselves as a cultural student organizations or organizations that sponsor programming that aligns with the Center’s mission qualifies for funding.  Non-affiliated student organizations can only apply for funding once a year.

Application

Please read the Center Allocation Fund Request Proposal Instructions 2016-2017 prior to completing the allocation fund request  proposal. Please note that proposal applications are on OrgSync. To access:

  • Click here to begin the form 
    or
  • Login to OrgSync, go to Organizations, click on the Center for Identity, Inclusion & Social Change Page, and click on "Forms" – click on "Allocation Fund Proposal 2016-2017" Complete application.

When submitted proposal requests are received, student organizations will receive a hearing time to present their proposals to the board.

  • Cultural student organizations have 5 minutes to present on their overall goals and purpose of a single event proposal.
  • Cultural student organizations have a total of 10 minutes to present on multiple event proposals.
  • Cultural student organizations must be prepared to answer all questions from the allocation fund board regarding their allocation proposal.

Important Dates

Event Name Date/Time Location
Allocation Fund Board Training Friday, September 2, 2016
12:00 - 5:00pm
Center Romero Room
CommunityFest Thursday, September 8, 2016
3:30 - 6:00pm
Student Center 120AB
Board & Student Leaders Orientation Training Monday, September 12, 2016 
5:00-8:00pm
Student Center 314B
Festival of Lights Planning Meeting Friday, January 6, 2017
5:30 - 7:30pm
Student Center 314B
Festival of Lights Tuesday, February 28, 2017
5:00 - 7:00pm
Student Center 120AB

Proposal Due Dates (Proposals are due by 5pm via OrgSync)

  • Friday, September 23, 2016
  • Friday, January 6, 2017
  • Friday, February 24, 2017
  • Friday, April 14, 2017

Funding Meeting Dates

All funding meetings are at 2:00-4:00pm in the Center for Identity, Inclusion & Social Change, Romero Room, Lincoln Park Student Center, Suite 105
  • Friday, September 30, 2016
  • Friday, January 13, 2017
  • Friday, March 3, 2017
  • Friday, April 21, 2017

Discretionary Hearings Proposal Deadlines (Proposals are due by 5pm via OrgSync)

  • Friday, October 15, 2016
  • Friday, January 27, 2017
  • Friday, March 10, 2017
  • Friday, April 28, 2017

Discretionary Hearings Dates:

  • Friday, October 21, 2016
  • Friday, February 3, 2017
  • Friday, March 17, 2017
  • Friday, May, 2017​

Leadership Circle Workshops

  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 | 5:30-7:30pm | Student Center 314AB
  • Tuesday, February 7, 2017 | 5:30-7:30pm | Student Center 314AB
  • Tuesday, April 18, 2017 | 5:30-7:30pm | Student Center 220

Allocation Fund Board Members 2016-2017

Victoria Agunod

Email: vagunod@depaul.edu​

  • UMMA (United Muslims Moving Ahead)
  • DePaul Gospel Choir
  • Asian Cultural Exchange
  • DePaul Deutsch Club
  • Students Organize for Syria​

Simean Carpenter

Email: simeancarpenter@yahoo.com​

  • DePaul Hillel
  • Balkan American Club
  • Black Student Union
  • N’uance
  • G.L.O.B.E.

Rose Chai

Email: rchai92@gmail.com​

  • National Society of Minorities in Hospitality
  • DePaul Polish Student Alliance
  • Chicago Dhamaal
  • ACT OUT
  • Spectrum

Jerome Dotson

Email: Dotson.jerome@yahoo.com

  • Urban Arts Collective
  • South Asian Student Association
  • MECHA
  • Middle East Politics Association
  • OPOC DePaul

Ashley Kwo

Email: ashley.kwo@gmail.com​

  • DePaul Intercultural Student Organization
  • Egyptian Abroad for Development Club - DePaul Chapter
  • Chinese Students and Scholars Association
  • DePaul Irish Society

Crystal Marquez

Email: crystaltm314@gmail.com

  • Alpha Kappa Alpha
  • Alpha Phi Alpha
  • Alpha Phi Gamma
  • Alpha Psi Lambda
  • Gamma Phi Omega
  • Delta Phi Lambda
  • Lambda Phi Epsilon
  • Lambda Theta Alpha

Kayla Palmer

Email: kpalme10@mail.depaul.edu​

  • Delta Sigma Theta
  • Lambda Theta Phi
  • Sigma Lambda Beta
  • Sigma Lambda Gamma
  • Multicultural Greek Council
  • Phi Beta Sigma
  • Sigma Gamma Rho

Nancy Pulido

Email: pulido_n@yahoo.com​

  • DePaul Alliance for Latino Empowerment
  • H.A.C.E.
  • Pakistani Student Association
  • Hellenic Student Association
  • Students for Justice for Palestine

Jimena Villagomez

Email:  jimena.villagomez@gmail.com
  • MAHA
  • POETS
  • Ritmo Dembow
  • Arabic Language and Culture Club
  • NABA
  • International Student Experience Exchange

Morgan Young

Email:  tyoung15@mail.depaul.edu
  • S.T.R.O.N.G. (Sisters Together Recognizing Our Never-ending Growth)
  • DePaul Korean Student Organization
  • African Student Association
  • Trans*formation
  • DeSACNAS