Cultural Programming Board


The Cultural Programming Board is charged with the responsibility of supporting the development and implementation of cultural programming at the University of Virginia.
In allocating funding to student-run events and programs, we aim to:

  • Promote learning across the various cultures found within our University community
  • Foster collaboration among students of different backgrounds
  • Increase the presence and impact of underrepresented cultural perspectives
  • Stimulate creative thinking about culture, inclusiveness and community

CPB Members

The Board is comprised of at least seven undergraduate student members (one of whom serves as co-chair of the CPB), as well as a graduate assistant (co-chair), and a faculty/staff advisor:

Vicki Gist, Assistant Dean of Students (faculty/staff advisor)
James Bland, Multicultural Student Services Graduate Assistant and CPB Co-ChairĀ 
TBD (student Co-Chair/student at Large)
TBD (student at large)
TBD (student at large)
TBD (student at large)
TBD, University Programs Council (UPC) Representative
TBD, Minority Rights Coalition (MRC) Representative


Fall Application Process Update

We expect to open applications for funding by mid-September. Please keep posted on this website for more information.