Apply for Equity Funds


Student Equity and Achievement Program 
The Lounge - LRC 151
(714) 892-7711 ext. 55306

Basic Needs Services
The Stand - Recreation Building Room 100
(714) 892-7711 ext. 58160


Hours of Operation:
Mon - Fri: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm 

The Request for Proposal (RFPs) deadline has passed and submitted proposals are currently in review. Please scroll to the bottom of this page to view the RFPs submitted for the 2022-23 fiscal year.

 The funding period is July 1, 2022 – June 30, 2023

The SEAP office welcomes and encourages proposals from faculty, classified, and management in all disciplines with initiatives/projects intended to close equity gaps and address disproportionate impacted (DI) student populations at Golden West College. In order to be considered to receive Equity Funds, you must participate in this formal Request for Proposal (RFP) process.


View the 2022-23 Request for Proposal Form

All applications must be completed and submitted online by 
12:00 noon on Thursday, February 28, 2022.

Need help completing the Request for Proposal? The SEAP Office will be hosting one-on-one Q & A sessions. This will be an opportunity to review the template and clarify any questions regarding the process. To schedule an appointment, please email

Research data requests must be submitted to the Office of Research, Planning, and Institutional Effectiveness via their website:

The Recruitment to Completion Committee (RCC) is charged with reviewing and rating all requests for proposals that seek funding from the Student Equity and Achievement Program.


The timeline for the RFP process is below:  



Monday, December 6, 2021

RFP application opens

Monday, February 28, 2022

RFP application deadline (12:00 Noon)

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Applications are presented to RCC and ratings process begins

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

RCC ratings deadline

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

RCC reviews RFP ratings results and begins allocation recommendation process

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

RCC finalizes RFP allocation recommendations to Planning and Budget

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

RCC RFP allocation recommendations presented to Planning and Budget

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Planning and Budget finalizes RFP allocation recommendations to College President

Friday, May 13, 2022

College President finalizes allocations

Monday, May 16, 2022

RFP allocations & rationale are released


Below are the submitted 2022-23 Request for Proposals: 

Comprehensive Autism Program [PDF]

Early Alert Specialists [PDF]

The GWC Foundations for Academic Success & Transfer (F.A.S.T) Center for Student-Athletes [PDF]

Financial Calculators for Economics courses [PDF]

Professional Development [PDF]

Role Models of Latinx and Black Chemists [PDF]

Student Ally Center [PDF]

Through the Gate: Moving Students Through the Transfer Pipeline [PDF]