Student Contests

To all who participated in Big Give in any way, thank you for supporting what matters most to you at Cal. As part of the Berkeley Effect, you’ve made a difference in Cal’s schools, colleges, programs, student groups, and around the world.

Big Undergrads

Thanks for supporting the schools and colleges as they strived to reach 100% of their goal in order to unlock prize money. Congrats to Haas as an extra $5,000 goes to their school as they had the highest percentage over their goal.

SCHOOL/COLLEGE FINAL PERCENTAGES PRIZE POSSIBLE STATUS
CED Student Donors 30% $5,000
Chemistry Student Donors 61% $5,000
CNR Student Donors 67% $5,000
Engineering Student Donors 81% $5,000
Haas Student Donors 248% $5,000
OVERALL WINNER - extra $5,000 awarded
Letters & Science* Student Donors 35% $5,000
Public Health Student Donors 191% $5,000
Social Welfare Student Donors 73% $5,000

*Includes Arts & Humanities, Biological Sciences, Social Sciences, and Math/Physical Sciences.

Big Student Groups

These special contests, benefiting student groups, took place throughout the day.

TIME CONTEST CRITERIA PRIZE WINNER
9 PM Wed. - 8 PM Thu. MOST student gifts to a Cal Sport Club $3,000 UC Berkeley Women’s Club Volleyball
9 PM Wed. - 8 PM Thu. MOST grad student gifts to a grad student group $3,000 Homeless Ministry
9 PM Wed. - 8 PM Thu. MOST student gifts to an UG student group $3,000 Berkeley Political Review
8-10 AM Random student gift to UG student group $1,000 United Nations Association - Berkeley
10 AM-12 PM Random student gift to a grad student group $1,000 Graduate Assembly
12-1 PM Random parent/alumni gift to a student group $1,000 Space Technologies and Rocketry (STAR)
1-3 PM Random student gift to UG student group (two winners) $1,000 ea. Berkeley Political Review and African American Student Development
2-4 PM Random student gift to a CalGreeks Fraternity or Sorority $1,000 Phi Sigma Rho
4-6 PM Random student gift to UG student group $1,000 Danceworx

Registered Big Give Student Groups

These student groups participated in this year's Big Give.

Student Group Hashtag
African American Student Development Office #GiveBlack
ASUC Student Union Art Programs #asucart
BERC - Berkeley Energy and Resources Collaborative #biggive_berc
Berkeley Connect #berkeleyconnect
Berkeley Innovation #berkeleyinnovation
Berkeley Medical Reserve Corps #BMRCSaves
Berkeley Political Review #bpr
Berkeley Project #BP
Berkeley Undergraduate Scholarship Fund (BUSF) #BerkeleyStudentsFirst
Bioengineering Honor Society (BioEHS) #bioehs
Black Engineering and Science Student Association #back2bessa
Black Recruitment and Retention Center (BRRC) #brrc
bLoop #intheloop
Cal Alumni Student Association #givetoCASA
Cal Band #CalBand
Cal Men’s Volleyball #calclubvball
Cal Racquetball #CalRacquetball
Cal Sailing Team #calsailing
Cal Triathlon #caltri
Cal Undergraduate Public Health Coalition (CalUPHC) #givehealth
Cal Veterans Group #CALVETSGIVE
Cal VISION #calvision
Cal Women’s Rugby #CWRBigGive
Career Center #calcareercenter
College Ski and Snowboard Club #rideordie
Danceworx #danceworx
Effective Altruists of Berkeley #EABerkeley
Engineering Student Council (ESC) #ESCBerkeley
Eta Kappa Nu (HKN) #HKNBigGive
EU Student Ambassadors at Berkeley #tech4all
FemTech #tech4all
Formula SAE #FSAE
Golden Paw Productions #GoldenPawPride
Graduate Assembly #GradsGive
Homeless Ministry at Berkeley #hmb
Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc. #DistinguishedOriginalLTAs
LEAD Center #leadcenter
Men’s Lacrosse #GiveCalLax
Mend a Life at Berkeley #Mendalife
Nova Mentoring #supernova
Nuclear Policy Working Group #npwgive
Phi Sigma Rho #calphirho
Phoenix Symphony at Berkeley #PhoenixBigGive
Post-Conviction Advocacy Project #pcap
Project RISHI #projectrishi
Re-entry and Transfer Student Association #caltransfers
Regents’ and Chancellor’s Scholars Association #rcsa
Robotics at Berkeley #RAB
Space Technologies and Rocketry (STAR) #calstar
Strait Talk #straittalk
Student Environmental Resource Center (SERC) #givetoserc
TAMID Group #TAMIDGroup
UC Berkeley Solar Vehicle Team (CalSol) #CalSol
UC Berkeley Women’s Club Volleyball #BigGive4BigDigs
UC Rally Committee #FueltheFire
UNICEF at Berkeley #UNICEF
United Nations Association Berkeley #unaberkeley
University of California Optometric Student Association #UCOSA
Volunteer Health Interpreters Organization (VHIO) #HealthcareWithoutBarriers
Waterski and Wakeboard Club #wawa
Wollheim Philosophy Society #philosophyhappyhour
Women’s Club Ultimate (Pie Queens) #betheultimatedonor
Your People #yourpeople
Youth Empowerment Program #YEP@cal
Check out Big Give totals and other giving options.