From: Involvement Center
Date: January 23
Subject: The Loop | Budget Requests Due, Leadership Award Nominations and More....



Hi Student Org Leaders –

Welcome back to spring semester! Below is information to keep you in The LOOP!

2019-20 Annual Budget Requests Due Jan 30th at Noon

Sponsor an Event for The Weekend Ticket

Now Accepting Nominations for the Leadership Awards

2019-20 Annual Budget Requests Due Jan 30th at Noon

In order to successfully apply for funding each org must complete the following three steps:

  1. Apply for a budget in CONNECT by January 30th at Noon
  2. Sign up for a budget hearing on SSA’s page in CONNECT by January 30th at Noon
  3. Have at least one member of your group present your budget to the FAC at the hearing time you chose

Resources for Applying

Attend a budget training sessions hosted by the SSA: View Upcoming Workshops 

How to Request a Budget in CONNECT

View the Budget Timeline and Due Dates


We’ve chosen 3 weekends this semester to host some amazing programs called The Weekend Ticket.

There is still room to add more events and we’re looking to you for the March dates.  If your org would like to host a program that is open to the entire campus community and held in the MSC during the March weekend, we can offer you:

  1. Free Advertising
  2. Snacks and refreshments for your event
  3. Possible funding of event supplies (up to $200) 

If you are interested in hosting an event in March, please email involvement@uwstout.edu by February 8th.


 Now Accepting Nominations for the Leadership Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for the annual Leadership Awards. These awards are for individuals and student orgs campus-wide who have been inspiring leaders. There are six (6) awards total, many of which are geared toward student organizations.  Individuals and organizations may choose to self-nominate for these awards or nominate others. 

Student Staff Team of the Year
Student Employee of the Year
Outstanding Student Leader of the Year
Student Organization of the Year
The Bill Siedlecki Org Advisor of the Year
Student Organization Event of the Year – Each category is awarded $200 for their org!
  • Social
  • Educational/Professional Development
  • Cultural/Social Justice
  • Service/Civic Engagement

Learn more and make your nomination on CONNECT.

Nomination Deadline | March 1st at midnight