Philanthropy has always been an important part of The University of Alabama tradition. The College of Human Environmental Sciences welcomes all levels of private support to further our mission of teaching, research, and service. Financial support helps to continue the impact our College has on our community, our state, our nation, and our world.
Should you have any questions or like additional information about giving to CHES, please contact Amy Baker-Parton, or you may fill out and submit the form below.
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the university of alabama endowed philanthropic opportunitiesPlease remember that all gifts may be pledged over 5 years and are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Endowed Program Support Funds at The University of Alabama provide discretionary monies for the faculty/program of your choice. This money can be directed towards assisting with research expenses, the Dean’s discretionary account, or student support.
Base Funding Level: $10,000
Endowed Scholarships at The University of Alabama provide support for students, both undergraduate and graduate, to cover the cost of their tuition while attending UA. This type of gift can be very specific in terms of the recipients, ie: GPA, Geographic Location, Year in School, etc. These gifts are vital to our mission in CHES and provide tremendous support to our students.
Base Funding Level: $25,000
An Endowed Fellowship at The University of Alabama will primarily support graduate students, and can provide funding for tuition and stipend for these students. This stipend may be used to compensate the student for teaching classes on a part time basis or can be used to support a graduate student who is primarily focused on research in the respective field.
Base Funding Level: $200,000
An Endowed Professorship at The University of Alabama allows the college to recruit top notch faculty and provide supplementary income to these faculty supporting research, academic, and travel opportunities on behalf of the department within the respective division.
Base Funding Level: $500,000
An Academic Chair at The University of Alabama allows the college to recruit faculty who will hold both teaching and research responsibilities within their respective divisions. This type of fund Provides supplementary income to the chair holder to assist with travel and research expenses.
Base Funding Level: $1,500,000
An Endowed Research Chair at The University of Alabama typically will help attract the most well known names in the industry/field and provides these people the opportunity to be a full time faculty member at UA but allows them to do only research.
Base Funding Level: $5,000,000