Bakersfield College

Funding

SOF Grant Conditions and Process
Student Organization Funding (SOF) Grants are available to any registered Student Club or Organization (StudOrg) for operational, programmatic, or travel expenditures that enhance overall quality of student life on campus. SOF Grants should be used to boost the overall educational experience of students through development of, exposure to, and participation in social, cultural, intellectual, recreational, governance, leadership, group development, campus and community service, and informational programs and activities. These conditions and process comply with district, federal, state, and local laws as well as BC policies.

Category 1: Operating Funds Grant Application
Max request of $200 per academic year.
Operating funds are awarded to support day-to-day operational expenses of registered StudOrgs. Grants are used for enhancing the overall effectiveness, mission, and presence of StudOrgs on campus.

Category 2: Programs Funds Grant Application
Max request of $1,000 per academic year.
Programs funds are awarded to support events that enhance the educational, cultural, and social experience of the BC community and events that are available for participation by the entire student body.

Category 3: Fundraisers Grant Application
By completing and submitting the Fundraiser Grant form, you are also requesting approval for the fundraiser.
All fundraising initiatives (with or without SOF Grant funding) must be approved by the Director of Student Life, who may seek further review from other College entities.

Category 4: Travel Funds Grant Application
Max request of $1,000 per academic year.
Travel funds are awarded to support and assist with travel expenses that directly aid the organization in achieving its mission. Travel includes conferences, training sessions, competitions, and other off-campus events.

Logos for Publicity

Download the BCSGA Logo  for your publicity when awarded SOF Grants. 

Download the KVC Sticker Logo for your publicity when awarded SOF Grants. 

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