Staff Appreciation Grant Program

Applications are now being accepted!

Applications may be granted:

  • To groups seeking funding for appreciation/recognition efforts in their specific area. (Please note: if you are seeking funding for a campus-wide or Shared Governance event, visit the Staff Council website)
  • Beginning July 1 for use in fiscal year July 1 - June 30.
  • Only one time per area per fiscal year.
  • For up to $300 (maximum) or $10/staff person.
  • First qualified are first served; funding is limited.
  • Year-round until funding is exhausted.


Please complete the PDF iconStaff Appreciation Grant Application (pdf) and include the following:

  • The MFK to transfer the funds into (you may need to ask your Business Officer),
  • an approximate budget noting for what the application funds will be used, and
  • Handwritten applications are acceptable.
  • Funding is limited. 
  • You will be notified within 10 working days regarding the status of your application for staff appreciation funding.

Sponsored by:  Staff Council and UI Organizational Effectiveness