Alumni and Friends

Student Initiative Support Program

If your student organization has an idea that promotes student involvement on campus, the community of Michigan Tech alumni can help!

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What are we looking for?

  • Programs that positively impact all students and support the alumni mission of “Celebrating Traditions. Creating Connections”
  • Inclusive initiatives that engage a wide audience
  • Actions that support a culture of philanthropy among students
  • Requests for knowledge or expertise in a particular area
  • Funding proposals for "capital" goods that will leave a lasting impact on the University

What has been supported in the past?

  • Mushing Club equipment 
  • FilmBoard sound system upgrade
  • Aquanauts wetsuits
  • Blue Key- Speical Events new technology for a tap-in system 
  • USG Thanksgiving Break Bus sponsorship 

What types of requests are not considered?

  • Repeat requests for the same event (> 2 consecutive years)
  • Conference travel
  • Requests that do not support the alumni mission