ALUMNI AND FRIENDS

Where to Give

The Edwards School of Business relies on the financial support of our alumni and friends to assist us in our mission and commitment to excellence in business education.  Whether you support students and their dreams of achieving a business education, or you choose to support the valuable work of our faculty, your gift is making a difference in the lives of the next generation of business leaders and professionals.  Below are some suggestions of areas you can support in the Edwards School of Business.  Don’t see something here that interests you, please contact us and we would be happy to discuss other potential opportunities.

Alumni Outreach

Edwards School of Business alumni are a vital thread in the fabric of the business school community. Your gift to the Edwards School of Business Alumni Outreach Fund will help us remain connected to our alumni through such things as reunions and our annual Thrive magazine.   

Annual Campaign for Students

Your gift to the Annual Campaign for Students will support the Edwards School of Business Student Awards Fund. This fund helps deserving students focus on their studies and allows more students to pursue their dream of a business education.

Enhance and Innovate Fund

The Edwards School of Business Enhance and Innovate Fund serves to enhance the school's competitiveness, growth and innovation.  The fund may support student events and activities, alumni engagement, scholarships, seed funding for projects, faculty retention, state-of-the-art facilities, experiential learning, educational travel and other initiatives that allow the school to capture innovation.

Faculty Research

Edwards School of Business professors continue to receive national and international recognition for their research. Each year, their work is published in top peer-reviewed journals and impacts both the academic community and the business world. Gifts directed to the Edwards School of Business Faculty Research Fund will support our professors in their high-caliber research that adds value to the Edwards School. 

Student Awards Fund

The Edwards School of Business has set a goal to reach $1 million in annual scholarships and bursaries for our undergraduate students. By supporting the Student Awards Fund, you help deserving students focus on their studies and allow more students to pursue their dream of a business education.

Student Managed Portfolio Trust

The George S. Dembroski Student Managed Portfolio Trust was established in 2011 thanks to a donation from Mr. Dembroski. Since then, senior level finance students have been able to combine theory with real-world investing experience. 

Give online or contact Jan Kalinowski at 306.966.5437.