Giving Levels

North Carolina State University and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences have set minimum giving levels for specific named gift opportunities. They are as follows:

Faculty Support

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

Student Support

Area of Support Minimum Required Endowment
Graduate Fellowships $500,000
Graduate Fellowship Fund $150,000
Caldwell Fellows Scholarship $250,000
Caldwell Program Fund $100,000
Caldwell Enrichment Fund $50,000
Caldwell Unrestricted Fund $25,000
Merit Awards Program Scholarship $50,000
Named Scholarships $25,000
Team Captain’s Endowment $500,000
Varsity Sport Position Scholarship $250,000
Sport Endowment $125,000

Colleges and Academic Units

Area of Support Minimum Required Endowment
Colleges Market Driven
Departments Market Driven
Institutes, Programs, Centers Market Driven

General Endowment

Area of Support Minimum Required Endowment
Dean/Director Initiative Fund $1,000,000
Provost Initiative Fund $1,500,000
Chancellor Initiative Fund $2,000,000
Lecture Series $100,000
Library Funds $25,000
All Others $25,000

 

For more information, email cals_foundation@ncsu.edu.