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Student Government Association

Special Event Funds

The Special Events Fund (SEF) was created to support educational and humanitarian activities that directly benefit students by providing opportunities to enhance their educational experience. The funds enable students and student organizations to become involved in campus programming and to enrich the UTPA community by allowing students to develop skills and share the unique interests of their organizations with the campus at large.

Please note that individual students who have direct deposit set-up for financial aid disbursement and/or student employment will be refunded electronically. To expedite reimbursement, please consider enrolling for direct deposit through ASSIST for financial aid or through Oracle for student employment.

Guidelines for Distribution of Special Events Funds

Helpful Tips:

  • Students should submit application at least two weeks in advance of the event.
  • Up to $750 can be awarded per event.

For more information, please contact Albert Limon, Fiscal Committee Chair. Students can also visit the SGA Office in the University Center, Room 218 or call (956) 665-2517.

Application is available on BroncLink, under the Student Government Association forms section.