Our Partners and Funders

Institute for Advanced Study, UMN

The IAS provided generous funding for RPUC in 2019-20 along with following funding in 2020-21. Staff members Brianna Menning and Abby Travis have helped with innumerable tasks, and IAS managing director Susannah Smith is a regular member of the collaborative.

The Religious Studies Program, UMN

The Religious Studies Program has provided staff support and additional funding.

Office of Equity and Diversity, UMN

The Office for Equity and Diversity and its Institute for Diversity, Equity and Advocacy (IDEA) provided the 2020-21 grant award for the “Religious Diversity on the UMN Campus: Connecting Student Insights and Advancing Faculty Conversations: initiative of the RPUC.


The Digital Arts, Sciences, & Humanities (DASH) program supports faculty and students looking to employ digital methodologies and technologies in their teaching, research, and creative work, and provides support for RPUC’s website.