Chazens Pledge $28 Million to Support Art Education

Namesakes Jerome and Simona Chazen pledge pieces from personal collection to further Madison museum’s Arts Education mission.
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Morgridge Match Exceeds Expectations

John and Tashia Morgridge issued a challenge last November to fellow alumni – they would match up to $100 million in donations for faculty support. Badgers responded in a big way.
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Annual Giving

Annual Giving

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Gift Planning

Gift Planning

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Great People Scholarship

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Commit to supporting UW-Madison's next generation of scholars and preserve the affordability of the university with a gift to the Great People Scholarship.

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Impact: By the Numbers


Cost to fund one student to support a faculty research project.


Total amount received from matching gift companies. Find out if you work for a matching gift company.


The number of gifts made to support UW-Madison in 2012.


The number of donors who have come together to support the Great People Scholars since 2008.


Cost to fund a year-long internship in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.


Cost of a three-credit undergraduate course in the College of Letters and Science.

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