The Office for RACE offers RACE Forward microgrants to undergraduate and graduate students needing financial support for upcoming programs or initiatives. Students can apply for up to $250 of funding through our office. To receive funds, these programs or initiatives must demonstrate a commitment to advancing racial justice in the Emory community. Projects can range in scope and include research, creative arts, workshops, trainings, storytelling narratives, working with archives, etc.

Apply Now


Micro grants from RACE have supported a number of programs and initiatives across campus. Examples include the following:

Scholars Committed to Opportunities in Psychological Education (SCOPE) - this initiative provided culturally competent mentoring and training to undergraduate students of color interested in pursuing graduate education in psychology.

Model Minority - a student-published magazine focused on curating a platform for Asian American stories. The magazine highlighted creative work by/about/for Asian Americans. Ultimately, the work of the project was to deconstruct harmful cultural narratives and reclaim the term “model minority.”

DiasporARTE - a program that celebrated the rich cultural heritage and experiences of Latin American/Hispanic/Latinx cultures while recognizing the African ancestry, Indigenous roots, and Caribbean cultures that are included within the diaspora.

Recognizing, Empowering, and Affirming Latinas (REAL) Conference - a conference that focuses on the celebrating the efforts, achievements, and contributions of Latinas/Latinx women in the Emory community.