Giving Opportunities

Lead by Design offers many ways to give. From increasing student support, expanding professorships, to supporting our centers and programs or making our educational spaces as innovative as our students. Make your gift today. Ignite the change.

 

Learn more about our new matching program which is being offered for a limited time to leverage endowed fellowships, professorships and center director roles.

 

For more information about leadership giving, contact Jeff Snyder, Assistant Dean for Development and Alumni Relations

Giving Opportunities

Weitzman School of Design Annual Fund

The purpose of this fund is to support student aid and student driven initiatives on an annual basis at the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design.

Architectural Alumni Fellowship Fund

The purpose of this Fund is to provide a Fellowship for graduate students in the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design.

Weitzman Robotics Lab Fund

The purpose of the Fund is to provide financial support to the Robotics Lab at the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design.

PennPraxis Annual Fund

The purpose of the Fund is to hold fund for unrestricted accounts to be used at the discretion of the executive director of PennPraxis for general operating expenses.

Friends of the Architectural Archives

The purpose of this fund is to support annual activities within the Architectural Archives at the University of Pennsylvania.

David DeLong Fellowship

The purpose of this fund is to honor David G. De Long, emeritus professor of architecture, by providing fellowships to outstanding graduate students in historic preservation.

Ian L. McHarg Center Dual Degree Fellowship Fund

Established July 2017. The purpose of the Fellowship Fund is to provide financial support to a graduate student or students in the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design studying for a dual degree in Landscape Architecture and City Planning.

Ian L. McHarg Center Discretionary Fund

The purpose of the Fund is for discretionary purposes as determined by the Dean and Executive Director of the Center.

Mario Romañach Memorial Fellowship

The purpose of this fund is to support an annual award to a single student of architecture, entering their third year for demonstrated excellence in design, a love for architecture and the determination to develop as an architect.

City and Regional Planning Endowed Fellowship

The purpose of the endowed fund is to provide fellowships in the City and Regional Planning program.

Laise Fine Arts Scholarship Fund

The purpose of this fund is to support scholarships for students in the Department of Fine Arts.

Crossways Professorship City & Regional Planning

The purpose of this fund is to endow the Crossways Professorship in the field of City and Regional Planning in the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design.

The Kleinman Center Endowment Fund

The purpose of the Kleinman Fund is to provide general financial support to the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy towards opportunities for students, researchers and energy leaders to debate diverse viewpoints, explore opinions and develop agendas for decision and action. The Fund will be used at the discretion of he director of the Center.

The Ian McHarg Professorship

The Ian McHarg Professorship in Landscape Architecture supports a professor in the department of Landscape Architecture.

Muscoe Martin Green Building Fellowship Fund

The purpose of the Fund is to provide a student with funding for the final semester of study in the MSD-EBD program and the opportunity to pursue research and projects at Green Building United.