Funding Priorities

Create A Living Legacy

Private support opportunities exist at each of our three campuses, and cover a range of priorities. One of the top priorities of the University is to increase its endowment, creating living legacies that span generations.

Determining which gift opportunities are best for your charitable interests and financial objectives is easy. Simply select a campus and submit your query. Or, enter a keyword into the priority search box below to perform a search. You’ll be provided with a listing of University support opportunities that have the greatest significance to you.

Once you have determined your priority, contact the Foundation for more information.



Search for a Priority:


List by Campus

Urbana |

Chicago |

Springfield



Alphabetical Listing

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z




You selected T which returned 3 results.

Teaching and Student Program Support: Urbana-Champaign


As part of its teaching mission, the University of Illinois strives to support and encourage curricular and programmatic options and innovations designed to strengthen its educational programs and performance. This includes providing students with a superb faculty of nationally and internationally recognized experts in a broad range of fields; providing high-quality educational experiences to our students; adapting educational models to provide interdisciplinary knowledge and opportunities for cross-disciplinary education; strengthening access to essential academic services, such as access to advising and mentoring; improving the quality of instruction; emphasizing meaningful honors programs; expanding opportunities for students to engage with faculty in research and creative activities; and increasing options for study abroad participation. Students will be engaged in civic commitment and community-based learning, internship programs will be expanded and “professors of practice” added to achieve this goal.

The Academy on Capitalism and Limited Government Fund: Urbana-Champaign


The Academy on Capitalism and Limited Government Fund has been established to promote scholarly research and the teaching of free market capitalism, individual rights, individual responsibility, limited government, entrepreneurship and enterprise as the foundation of a productive and successful society. More information is available at http://aclg.uif.uillinois.edu/.

Theater and Visual Arts Spaces and Facilties: Springfield


Equipment, space, safety and facilities available to the Visual Arts program are serious issues. Future plans at UIS include a new visual arts building faca‡de and larger performance studios and to provide adequate museum/exhibit space as part of the Brookens Library renovation for traveling and professional exhibits. Plans are also in place to identify and acquire equipment, add storage space and provide or build additional rooms for performance and practice (rehearsal) venues for the performing arts.The expansions will benefit students, the greater campus and the local arts community.