Faculty Support Gifts
Area of Support Minimum Required Endowment
Deanship $3,000,000
Department Head $2,000,000
Faculty Chair $2,500,000
Named Distinguished Professorship $1,000,000
Faculty Award $100,000

Ways of funding an endowment in the College of Agriculture, through any of the foundations, include:

a. Gifts of cash over a five year period
b. Appreciated real estate 
c. Appreciated stocks, bond or other securities 
d. Personal property gifts 
e. Will bequests 
f. Charitable gift annuities 
g. Charitable remainder unitrusts 
h. Charitable lead trusts 
i. Remainder interests in a residence or farm

Additional contributions from friends, family, and corporations or organizations associated with the fund's donor/honoree will be accepted.