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Fund a Scholarship

The Need:

The estimated annual total cost per student for tuition, fees, and books: $5,500 (2 Semesters)

Our Impact:

  • Total number of scholarships awarded annually: Over 500
  • Total amount of scholarships awarded annually: Over $400,000

How You Can Invest:

Scholarships may be gifted either as an annual scholarship or an endowed scholarship.

Named Annual Scholarships:

  • Are paid by the donor(s) each year
  • Minimum $2,500 per year, with three-year pledge
  • Specific criteria may be defined by donor
  • May be named as directed by the donor in their scholarship agreement

Endowed Scholarships:

  • Are established by the donor(s) with a $25,000 minimum gift
  • Pay out 4% per year, based on three-year rolling average
  • Specific criteria may be defined by donor
  • May be named as directed by the donor in their scholarship or endowment agreement
  • May be gifted through current funds or an estate gift

Endowed Scholarship Calculation Examples (based on current distribution rates)

Annual Scholarship Distribution Endowment Level Needed
 $1,000  Minimum $25,000
 $2,500  $62,500
 $5,000 (Non-Nursing full tuition & fees)
 $125,000
 $9,000 (Nursing full tuition & fees)
 $225,000

The "A Lot to GIVE" Scholarships:

  • Scholarship gifts under $2,500 per year are directed to the ‘A Lot to GIVE’ Scholarship Fund
  • Scholarships are awarded across all campuses, programs and majors.
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