Funding/Awards

The Black Alumni Society understands the value of financial support as students advance towards excellency in becoming an Ohio State alum.

The Black Alumni Society Endowed Fund is not possible without donations from alumni, friends and family of the University. Please consider donating even if it is a small amount. Remember, a charitable gift of $75 applies towards your sustaining membership and some employers offer matching gift programs. There are three ways to donate to our endowed scholarship fund:

Online Visit Ohio State Giving (Black Alumni Society Endowed Fund | Fund Number: 600568)
Call (614) 292-2141 and mention account #600568
Mail your Giving Form; indicate designation to the Black AlumniSociety Endowed Fund #600568 (listed under “Other”). If paying by check, please make your check payable to “The Ohio State University Foundation.”

You will receive a 501c3 receipt directly from The Ohio State University Alumni Association (OSUAA) for any selected donation type.

Additional Support
Your $75(+) gift may additionally include or be split to contribute to additional funds. Suggested funds of interest:
Office of Diversity and Inclusion (Access Collaborative, Hale Black Cultural Center, Bell National Resource Center, Young Scholars Program, etc.)
Social Change (The Dr. Patricia F.R. Cunningham II Fund for Social Change, Social Change Initiatives)