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Summer Institute for Diversity Education

Diversity Enhancement Fund


The diversity enhancement fund offers limited assistance to faculty and staff to further learning, career, or programming that increases awareness, understanding and appreciation for diversity and diversity practices among the OU campus. Funding is limited to $500 per event and requests must demonstrate how funds will support diversity. Note: To recieve funds from the Diversity Enhancement Fund you must have a valid university account number. Funds cannot be transfered into student accounts.



Funding Examples

  • Activities related to Cultural Heritage celebrations
  • Travel to present at professional and scholarly conferences
  • Bringing speakers, artists, performers, and other presenters to campus
  • Hosting and developing diversity events, programs or initiatives
  • May supplement other sources of funding


Request Funding

Please complete and submit the information below to place a funding request. All requests are submitted directly to Dr. Alicia Chavira-Prado.

Questions? Please contat  Dr. Alicia Chavira-Prado at  chavirap@ohio.edu.

If different from contact name.