main navigation
my pace

Current Students

back to Current Students

Opportunity’s Knocking (NYC)

News Story

What would you do with $50,000 to enrich the Pace Community? The Opportunity Grant is your chance to make a difference and leave an impact as an undergraduate student.

Be a leader. Leave a legacy at Pace.

The 2015–2016 Student Government Association (SGA) is giving full-time undergraduate Pace NYC students the “opportunity” to submit an Opportunity Grant proposal during this academic year. The Opportunity Grant is a funding source that comes from the excess Student Activities Fee (SAF) funding account, which currently totals approximately $600,000. The purpose of the grant is to encourage and to assist undergraduate students with events and projects for the enrichment of the Pace University Community.

Under the leadership of the Budget Allocation Council (BAC), a council within the Student Government Association, all submissions must follow the revised and updated Opportunity Grant guidelines as modified by BAC. Each requestor can request up to $50,000 but each budget request must thoroughly outline the breakdown of costs as well as the planning process behind each proposal.

The deadline to submit a proposal is Tuesday, March 8, and requestors must submit proposals to the Budget Allocation Council via e-mail to

Interested in learning more about the Opportunity Grant? Stop by one of two info sessions being held in room W523 in One Pace Plaza during Common Hour on Monday, February 29, and Wednesday, March 2.