An endowment gift is a gift to an established fund that is permanently invested.  Your gift will be maintained in perpetuity and will make a lasting difference here at Lawrence.

A number of opportunities exist for establishing named endowed funds as a means of recognizing a donor’s generosity to Lawrence. Minimum thresholds for named endowed funds are listed below. There is no minimum threshold for gifts to add to existing endowed funds.

Scholarships

A named "generation of scholars" scholarship                                    
($25,000 each for one freshman, one sophomore, one junior,
and one senior per year in perpetuity)

$2,000,000
 


A named full need scholarship
($25,000 for one student per year in perpetuity)

 

$500,000

   

A named partial need scholarship
($5,000 for one student per year in perpetuity)

$100,000

 

Professorships & Faculty Salaries

Underwrite a current faculty position

$1,500,000

Add a new tenure-track position

$2,500,000

 

Other Named Endowed Funds

Faculty Development Funds

$100,000

Residential Life Funds

$100,000

Björklunden

$100,000

Student-Faculty Collaboration Funds

$100,000

Global Perspective Funds — Study Abroad and         
Support for International Students

$100,000

Library Funds and Related Technology Enhancement

$100,000




 

Chelsey Choy, 2016
Joy Doo Ayabe Memorial Scholarship
“Lawrence is a place brimming with the opportunities to explore the individual, build meaningful relationships, and develop a person's intelligence. I feel most honored to receive a named scholarship and pay the generosity of donors back to the Lawrence family and the greater community.”


 

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