OAAA-Luther Porter Jackson

Student Funding Committee: Mini-Grant Application

Mini-Grant Application Eligibility

Minimum requirements: University of Virginia students and registered student organizations may apply. Applicants must be students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program of the University, at the time of the application and for the period of the funded activity.

Additional requirements:

1. Individual students MUST be sponsored by an organization that is registered and active through the student activities center AND that is in good standing with LPJ.

Organizational Good Standing:

2. Each applying/sponsoring organization must have an active representative learning in the current Black Leadership Institute Module.

3. Each applying/sponsoring organization must have active executive representation on the Black Presidents Council.



Requests may be made for up to $400.00. The LPJBCC SFC Fund may be used for initiatives such as the following: Guest speakers on topics relevant to the Black Experience, Special program(s) intended to increase respect for diversity and individual differences, or Events that expand the inclusion of issues related to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, social class, physical ability or attributes, religious or ethnical values system, national origin, and political beliefs in the way the University thinks about Black as a social construct.


See the LPJBCC Student Funding Committee page for a full description of application. Applications are only accepted in person. Please return to OAAA Main Office, #4 Dawson’s Row between 8 am and 5 pm.