Successful projects will exemplify the following:


  • Engage marginalized UCLA communities.
  • Enhance, expand, or create resources/experiences for marginalized communities.
  • Promote sustainable or renewable equity-oriented leadership, programs, and/or resources.
  • Support personal and collective empowerment of project participants.
  • Advance personal and collective understanding of equity issues on campus and beyond.
  • Strengthen and create affirmational spaces for underserved communities at UCLA.
  • Foster solidarity among students, staff, and faculty of varied social identities, campus communities (e.g., orgs), and across disciplines and administrative units.
  • Action-oriented.