University of Missouri

54-25: A Travel Pool Request on Behalf of DSA

54-25

Missouri Students Association Senate University of Missouri

A TRAVEL POOL REQUEST ON BEHALF OF DSA

 

Please provide the committee with a Summary and Purpose of this trip: * The Department of Student Activities would like funds in order to attend the NACA (National Association for Campus Activities) conference in Minneapolis this year.

The annual conference includes provides various universities access to education allowing students to become better campus programmers. In addition, this conference has showcases which both provide students with access to block booking, thus saving money, and event ideas.

Department/Group Requesting Travel: * Department of Student Activities
How many people are being sent on this trip? * 5
Where is your group traveling to? * Minneapolis, Minnesota
How much is your total request for? If partially funded are there other options for funding? * For this we are requesting $724. This is partially funded as much of the costs will be paid for by a previous allocation of money to attend a different conference which was not available and by using money from the DSA budget.
Yes
Please check the category of expenditures *
  • Hotel/Lodging
  • Mileage/Airfare
  • Registration
Fees *
  • $0.00
Hotel (Lodging) * $1,680.00
Mileage/Airfare * $400.00
Registration * $702.00
Other $230.00
Please Specify These totals exclude costs that would be taken by the Department of Student Activities. The Other at the bottom is the $23 a day food voucher that is included for reimbursement.
Provide links to comparable pricing options for lodging (if not staying at the conference hotel), airfare, or gas mileage. * http://blank.com
Estimated number of students that would be impacted and explanation of benefits if funded: * The number of students that would be impacted would be in the tens of thousands. Currently this year, DSA has severed over 65,000 people from our events, many of which are created using information obtained from this conference. Without attending many opportunities which arose in the past will be difficult to replicate.
Would you be available to come speak to the MSA Budget Committee about this request? * Yes
I recognize that non-compliance with MSA By-laws may forfeit any approved funds. (Please sign with your full name; First, MI, Last) * Maiya J Putman
Please provide the committe with a Summary and Purpose of this trip: * The Department of Student Activities would like funds in order to attend the NACA (National Association for Campus Activities) conference in Minneapolis this year.

The annual conference includes provides various universities access to education allowing students to become better campus programmers. In addition, this conference has showcases which both provide students with access to block booking, thus saving money, and event ideas.

Department/Group Requesting Travel: * Department of Student Activities