We're Feeling Thankful for Our Supporters

Student scholarship recipients stand with Sparty in front of The Rock. The Rock is painted to read "Thank You For Giving."

Thank you to all who support students at Michigan State University!

Campaign Progress

Students gathered under trees on campus. Photo courtesy of MSU Communications and Brand Strategy

As you may have heard, MSU raised a record $271.9 million during our last fiscal year, breaking previous records set in 2014 and 2015. This is all due in part to your support of the the Empower Extraordinary capital campaign efforts.

Not Just A Scholarship: Tanzania Partnership Program

A 2015 Tanzania Partnership Project participant with students at the Naitolia primary school. Photo by Kristen Gmerek.

A donor-funded study abroad program expanded students' worldview and instilled in them the urge to give back to their Tanzanian host community.

STARR Charitable Foundation: Not Just A Scholarship

Current STARR Scholars and those invited to join the program for the 2016-2017 academic year during their annual spring dinner at Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center.

In 1998, anonymous donors created a scholarship that has now given over $12 million to Spartans at MSU, changing lives in the process.

A Scholarship Helped Hailee Ridge Discover Her Life's Work

Hailee Ridge works on a laptop at the offices of Equality Michigan

MSU junior Hailee Ridge has discovered a passion for community through the support of an MSUFCU scholarship.

Retirees At Work

Representatives of the MSU Retirees Association stand in front of The Spartan statue in the lobby of the Spartan Stadium tower.

The MSU Retirees Association recently created the MSURA Student Scholarship through our unit. Their efforts were featured this week on MSUToday.

Giving Tuesday - Your Guide to Supporting MSU

#GivingTuesMSU on blue background

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday. Learn about the #GivingTuesMSU goal and the challenge gift that will double the impact of donations made.

Max O'Connor: a Lot to Be Thankful For

Max O'Connor

Max O'Connor, once a homeless high school student with big dreams, was able to come to Michigan State University with the help of scholarship support.

Thankful for Our Donors: 2015 Scholarship Luncheon

Student scholarship recipients hold letters forming the words "Thank You For Giving"

Our annual scholarship luncheon allowed us to start giving thanks early! Video and photos of the October event are now available.

Coming Soon! 2014-2015 Impact Reports

Year-end donor updates from the University Scholarships & Fellowships Advancement Office should be available in December.

Alex's Great State Race Tradition Inspires Statewide Support

Alex Powell and Mark Dantonio

A Rivalry Week event created to honor the memory of an MSU student raises support for students at Michigan State and the University of Michigan.

Golfing for Good! Supporting Students with a Swing of the Club

Sparty putting on the practice green at a Mid-Michigan Spartans golf outing

While golf has a long history in the world, in recent years it has been used to help support scholarships & fellowships at Michigan State.