Charitable Gift Opportunities

You can join the effort to transform the health of our state, country and world by making a charitable gift or multi-year pledge to the UAB School of Nursing.  What do you want to change today?



Named-gift opportunities for the Campaign for UAB include:
Expand and Enhance the School of Nursing Building
  • NAME THE SCHOOL OF NURSING BUILDING
    • ($10 million) - A transformative gift to name the renovated SON building
  • NAME THE ATRIUM IN THE EXPANDED SON BUILDING
    • ($ 5 million) – Name the five-story open atrium in the renovated SON building
  • NAME A FLOOR IN THE EXPANDED SON BUILDING
    • ($1 million - $2 million) – Name a floor in the renovated SON building
  • NAME AN AREA OR ROOM IN THE EXPANDED SON BUILDING
    • ($25,000 - $750,000) – Name one or more areas in the expanded SON building.  Available areas include the Center for Innovation in Nursing Education, faculty offices, Center for Nursing Research, student areas or other space

 



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Sustain Progress in the Transformation of Nursing’s Workforce
  • NAME THE UAB SCHOOL OF NURSING
    • (Endowed, Planned and Outright Gift Combination of $25 million) – A transformative gift to name the School and provide funding to transform health and shape health care
  • ESTABLISH AN ENDOWED PROGRAM SUPPORT FUND
    • ($250,000 to $10 million) – Provide ongoing support for specialty nursing programs. Available areas include neonatal, stroke, oncology, geriatric or palliative care nursing education, research or outreach
  • SPONSOR A CLINICALLY-BASED RESEARCH INITIATIVE
    • ($100,000 - $250,000) – Name a clinically-based research initiative and help improve quality nursing care, transform the nursing workforce, discover break-through interventions in care delivery and therapies to benefit patients

 



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Advance Nursing Research for Better Health and Quality of Life
  • ESTABLISH AN ENDOWED CHAIR OR PROFESSORSHIP
    • ($500,000 to $1,500,000 or More) – Name an endowment to attract, retain and support the research and mentoring efforts of a leading nurse scientist/educator
  • ESTABLISH AND NAME AN EMINENT SCHOLAR’S AWARD FOR PHD STUDENTS
    • (Endowed Gift of $250,000 or Annual Gifts of $50,000) – Provide opportunities for a deserving PhD student to pursue research that will advance the science of nursing and improve health and quality of life
  • SUPPORT THE EFFORTS OF A YOUNG NURSE INVESTIGATOR
    • (Annual Gifts of $25,000) – Fund innovative studies and research protocols for UAB nursing students as they explore the scope of nursing science and discovery with their mentors

 





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Attract the Best and Brightest Students into Nursing
  • ENDOW A GRADUATE OR UNDERGRADUATE NURSING SCHOLARSHIP
    • (Endowed Gift of $25,000 - $250,000 or Annual Gifts of $50,000) – Name a scholarship to support deserving nursing students and help them realize their full potential as leaders in the field of nursing practice, education and research
  • SPONSOR AN INNOVATIVE PROGRAM WITHIN THE UAB SCHOOL OF NURSING
    • (Annual Gifts of $100,000 - $500,000) – Name and fund one or more vital programs within the School.  Available areas include outreach to underserved areas, the Nightingale Letters Project, labs for nursing-skills simulation or student immersion experiences

 



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Accelerate Efforts to Improve Health Care Access and Delivery
  • ESTABLISH AN ENDOWED PROGRAM SUPPORT FUND
    • ($500,000 to $1,500,000 or More) – Name an endowment to support and sustain clinical outreach for primary and preventive care, and engage UAB nursing students with care delivery for underserved and needy populations
  • FUND A COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH OR OUTREACH PROJECT
    • (Annual Gifts of $250,000 - $500,000) – Name a multi-disciplinary research protocol or community-based nursing project and support the collaborative activity of health care providers from across the UAB campus to care for underserved populations

 



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Outright Gifts in Any Amount will Help Fund:
  • Clinical Research Aimed at Improving Health and Health Care Delivery
  • Community-Based Research, Outreach and Interventions
  • Education of Nurse Leaders and Scientists
  • Travel to Scientific Meetings and Specialty Nursing Conferences
  • Services and Support for Nurse-Managed Clinics
  • Facility Upgrades and Enhancements

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