Impact: By the Numbers
Annual amount transferred from UW Foundation to the university to support education, research and outreach.
The number of donors who have come together to support the Great People Scholars since 2008.
Total research expenditure by UW-Madison in 2011.
Percentage of the budget covered by the state (down from 24% in 2002).
Cost of an undergraduate's research experience.
Cost of a seminar on leadership or entrepreneurship for up to 30 students.
Every Gift Counts
When we work together the cumulative strength of our gifts reaches across campus and around the world.
- $50 Can help provide a required text book for a student in need
- $200 Enables deans to provide undergraduate research opportunities
- $500 Helps keep star faculty at UW-Madison
- $1,000 Can help provide a grant to a student entrepreneur to help bring an idea to market