Thank you for your interest in STAC funding. We have allocated all available funds for the 2016-2017 academic year. Interested groups may submit an application for review in the event that unspent funds become available. The committee will evaluate these requests on a first-come first-served basis but cannot guarantee that funding will become availalbe.

Applications for the 2017-2018 academic year will be available at the beginning of August 2017. The STAC Committee will formally review applications for the 2017-2018 academic year at the beginning of September 2017. Please check back for updates.

The Northern Arizona University STudent Activities Council (STAC) provides financial support for events that enhance and enrich students’ lives on the Mountain Campus. STAC has two areas of focus: large-scale entertainment events ($5,000 and over) and small scale events ($500-$4,999). Any department or registered student organization can seek funding through STAC. Student organizations seeking funding of less than $500 should go through the Associated Students of Northern Arizona University (ASNAU) or Graduate Student Government. 

Please note the following requirements before submitting a proposal:

  • Funded events must be open to all students.
  • Funded events must take place on campus.
  • STAC cannot allocate funds to events that raise money for charitable organizations.
  • The maximum amount of funding for any one event is $20,000.

Additional information before submitting a proposal:

  • Proposals should be submitted no less than 30 days prior to the event.
  • STAC will notify the Event Coordinator (person submitting proposal) to arrange a formal presentation during a regularly scheduled meeting.
  • Presentation should not exceed 15 minutes.
  • STAC meetings are scheduled weekly.
  • Unless additional information is requested, proposals will be voted on by STAC immediately following the presentation. Requests may be funded fully, partially, or denied. Once a decision is reached the presenter will be notified within two business days of the decision.
  • If awarded money by STAC, the Event Coordinator will have to schedule a meeting with one a STAC Adviser within 2 business days to review event planning and STAC funding procedures.
2016-2017 STAC Application

Proposals will be reviewed in the order they are received and presentations scheduled accordingly. If you have questions regarding your proposal please contact or 928-523-5181.

STAC Bylaws


Please review the STAC Bylaws for complete information about the committee and the funding process.

Apply to be a member of STAC


STAC is currently accepting applications from individuals who are interested in being part of the council and assisting with funding decisions in 2017-2018. All STAC members must be enrolled as full-time NAU students and maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA throughout their time as a STAC member. Council members must agree to the following:
  • Represent the needs and concerns of the student body at large.
  • Attend all regularly scheduled meetings, review event proposals, participate in discussions, and vote on proposals.
  • Attend at least three STAC-funded events per semester.
Applications for 2017-2018 STAC membership are due by Friday, April 7, 2017.

Upcoming STAC Events

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