Leave a Legacy

By endowing a scholarship, fellowship, professorship or department chair, you can make a difference in the lives of others while recognizing someone important in your own. Select any of the boxes below for more information.


Endowed Scholarships

Helps ease the burden of student loan debt and gives top students of limited means access to a Michigan Engineering education.

Supported by your gift of $300k

Generates about $13,500 annually


Endowed Fellowship

Helps the College recruit top graduate students by providing tuition, fees, health insurance and monthly stipend

Supported by your gift of $1m

Generates about $45,000 annually


Named Department Chair

Gives department chair resources for special projects and initiatives.

Supported by your gift of $2m

Generates about $90,000 annually


Endowed Professorship

Covers 45% of faculty member’s salary and provides additional $40k each year to advance their work.

Supported by your gift of $2.5m

Generates about $112,500 annually


Gifts can be made in a variety of ways. Options include:

  • One-time payment
  • Multiple year pledge
  • Trusts & annuities
  • Bequests

To talk more about leaving your mark on the Michigan Engineering, call John Balbach at 734-647-7040.