The Student of Color Alliance (SOCA) is a collaborative umbrella organization formed by representatives from the African Society of Georgetown, Asian American Students Association, Black Student Alliance, Black Pre-Law Association, Caribbean Culture Circle, Chinese Student Alliance, Club Filipino, Collegiate 100, Georgetown University Riqueza Dominicana, GU Hawaii Club, GU Minority Association of Pre-Health Studies (GU MAPS), GU Women of Color, Japan Network, Latin American Student Association, Movimiento Estudiantil Chican@ de Aztlán (MEChA), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), Native American Student Council, Taiwanese American Student Association, Vietnamese Student Association, and other groups serving students of color at Georgetown. SOCA aims to unite students of color through collaborative programming opportunities, advocacy, and financial support.
If your student organization would like to request SOCA funds for an event or program, please complete the Student of Color Alliance Funds Request Application. All applications must be received by 11:59pm on the Sunday before the next SOCA funding meeting. Please note SOCA reviews funding requests on a bi-weekly basis.
SOCA is also excited to launch a new initiative dedicated to deferring the costs of attending conference. If you or your student organization would like to request SOCA funds to help defer some of the costs associated with attending a conference (registration, travel, lodging), please complete the SOCA Conference Fund Request Application. All applications must be received by 11:59 on the Sunday before the next SOCA funding meeting.