Vice Dean’s MBA Program Diversity & Inclusion Fund

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This Fund supports student-led programs that further knowledge around issues of diversity and inclusion at Wharton, in a business environment and in the world at large.

This Fund supports student-led programs that further knowledge around issues of diversity and inclusion at Wharton, in a business environment and in the world at large.

ELIGIBILITY

A minimum of two official WGA clubs must work together on the program requesting funding. In person activities must be compliant with the Student Campus Compact. The program must be open to all students.

  • Funding: The Fund will support up to 50% of the cost of a program with a maximum gift of $500. We will not fund programs where food and drink are the main focus of the program and we will not fund alcohol.
  • Timing: Funding will only be given to programs that have not occurred at the time of funding notification.

Programs receiving funding will be required to acknowledge the Fund’s support in their promotional material.

 

APPLICATION

The Committee of students and administrators meets four times during both the Fall and Spring semesters to review applications. We will notify you of a decision within a week of the committee’s meeting and within two weeks of the application deadline (below).

  • 2020 – 2021 Application Deadlines
    • Sunday, October 4
    • Sunday, October 25
    • Sunday, November 15
    • Sunday, December 6
    • Sunday, January 24
    • Sunday, February 14
    • Sunday, March 28

Access the full details and application here

 

QUESTIONS?

Brittney Govan, WGA VP of Diversity,  bpgovan@wharton.upenn.edu

May Li, WGA VP of International, mayli@wharton.upenn.edu

Kristen Auch, MBA Office of Student Life, auchk@wharton.upenn.edu

Sue Kauffman DePuyt, MBA Office of the Vice Dean, depuyts@wharton.upenn.edu