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  • How you can help

    This campaign was designed to give everyone a chance to support students at UW-L. 
    Gifts of all sizes can truly make a difference!
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    ANNUAL GIFTS LESS THAN $1,000:

    Will be pooled with other gifts to award annually or to build an endowment.

    ANNUAL GIFTS $1,000 OR MORE:

    Can be pooled with other gifts to award annually or to build an endowment, or we can award a scholarship bearing the name of your choice.

    SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT:

    Minimum gift of $25,000 (can be pledged over five years) will award a scholarship bearing the name of your choice in perpetuity.

    ESTATE GIFT:

    Any level, just designate for scholarships, list what purpose you would like and work with us to document it.

     

    To make a gift, please submit your 
    UW-L Scholarship Campaign Pledge Card [pdf]
    or contact us directly (online giving opportunities coming soon):

    Greg Reichert

    Vice Chancellor for University Advancement
    p. 608.785.8672  |  m. 608.797.2136

    Mary Ann Gerrard

    Foundation President
    p. 608.785.8496

    Jeff Meyer

    Senior Development Officer
    p. 608.785.8502  |  m. 608.799.3367

    Matt Kelliher

    Development Officer
    p. 608.785.5326 | m. 608.516.6316

    Jay Scott

    Development Officer
    m. 262.424.7940

  • Need-based scholarships Merit-based scholarships Donor-selected scholarships
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  • Keeley story
    “These scholarships have come at a time right when I’m finding myself on the edge of knowing I can’t possibly work any harder and something has to give in order to keep going. This money could be a real means to ensure I can still get to school and finish something I have worked so hard for.” 

    — Keeley McConaughey, English major, emphasis in Rhetoric and Writing, Spanish minor — enrolled since 2009 — GPA 3.68 — dean’s list.

    1. The William Hyde Scholarship for English 
    2. The Jean Foss & Norene Smith Organization for Campus Women (OCW) Scholarship 
    3. The Gund Family Scholarship

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