Consortium Creation Form

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Congratulations on forming a Consortium! By filling out the information below, your Consortium will be eligible to receive a Consortium Startup Grant of $100, or $0.50 per member, whichever is greater, to a maximum of $500 to help defray startup costs.

Requirements for Consortium Startup Grant:

  • Consortiums must be made up of a minimum of two DGAs
  • Consortiums must have their own name
  • Consortiums must submit their own set of bylaws and/or constitution and update these as necessary and inform the GSA when updates are made
  • Consortiums shall have their own non-voting Graduate Representative Council (GRC) representative (see DGA Handbook for details)
  • Consortium executive board membership must include at least one representative from each of the member DGAs
  • DGAs cannot belong to more than one consortium
  • Consortiums must apply for the Startup Grant by filling out the information below within 3 months of the Consortium startup date

Please make sure that you have read the following documents:

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    Executive Information
    Is the president a GRC representative?

    Executive 2

    Is Executive 2 a GRC representative?

    Executive 3
    Is Executive 3 a GRC representative?

    Executive 4

    (If applicable)

    Is Executive 4 a GRC representative?

    Consortium Creation Checklist
    Please check that you have submitted all the following information and completed the following items*:

    Association Agreement
    This form should be signed by the president of the Consortium and another executive.

    We acknowledge that we have read the Bylaws of the Graduate Students' Association and the DGA Policy, and we agree to all terms and conditions imposed by these documents*:  

    Consortium Signatures
    Two Consortium executives' information is required.

    We confirm that to the best or our knowledge, all of the above information is accurate*.