Our proposals are now closed for 2016-2017, will begin accepting proposals for the 2017-2018 academic year July 1, 2017.
CU Denver Live! provides the opportunity for students to submit a proposal for funding of their artistic, educational, and cultural relevant event. CU Denver Live! provides a total of ten $1,000 proposals per academic year. Proposals are accepted on a first come first serve basis and will be reviewed by the CU Denver Live! committee for approval. Please review the following information before submitting a proposal request.
Who can apply?
Students and student organizations at CU Denver
What kind of event will CU Denver Live! fund?
We will fund events that are artistic, culturally relevant, and inclusive of all CU Denver students. Events must reflect the values of the CU Denver Live! mission statement.
What is the CU Denver Live! mission statement?
CU Denver Live! makes the arts accessible to all CU Denver students through community-centered programming that emphasizes education and engagement. CU Denver Live! seeks to inspire students with a range of multi-cultural arts to increase connectedness, embrace diversity, encourage a passion for learning, and foster a stronger sense of school pride.
Can my student organization apply twice?
No. Only one proposal per student organization for each academic year.
How soon should I apply before my event?
The earlier the better. However, proposals must be submitted at least one month in advance, no exceptions.
Will you sponsor food?
Only if it is culturally relevant/integral to the success of the event.
How will I know if my event is accepted?
We will contact you via email. You may be asked to answer follow up questions via email or present at our weekly meetings before approval is confirmed.
I applied last year and want to fund the same event this year, what else do I need to provide?
Please provide additional information in the form below. Include how many people attended last year, pictures, how the event went, and what you plan to do this year to take your event to the next level (increase attendance, add elements, etc). This information must be submitted in supplement to the proposal form below.