Make A Difference, Invest in the Future!
Your gift enables the school to develop and support science faculty, researchers, and students who will impact society by integrating innovation, superior scholarship and creativity into their professional endeavors.
By creating an endowed fund, you can make a difference that will last a lifetime. For the donor, making a contribution to the school provides for a permanent legacy and a concrete impact on future discoveries and exploration.
Endowed gifts provide a steady income stream to stimulate new ideas, provide seed funding for innovative projects, improve program quality, recruit and retain outstanding faculty and attract talented students. Endowed gift commitments may be paid over a multi-year period.
To learn more about some of the exciting programs in SISH, click Points of Pride.
Charitable Gift Planning - Creating Your Legacy
Creative charitable gift planning has emerged as a vital means of advancing the educational mission of the School for Integrated Science and Humanity. Planned or deferred gifts allow the College of Arts & Sciences to prepare confidently for the future and can provide you or your loved ones with lifetime income and significant tax benefits.
These planned gifts allow you to make a significant commitment to ensure the future academic excellence of the College while creating your family’s lasting legacy for future generations of SISH educated scientists and researchers.
Gift planning options can include naming the School as a beneficiary in your will, retirement plan or life insurance policy, establishing a charitable trust or gift annuity or otherwise designating the College as a focus of your planned philanthropy. Please visit the University’s Charitable Gift Planning website for additional information:Planned Giving
For more information on the different ways you can impact the future of SISH, its students and faculty, please contact Avy Weberman, Director of Advancement, Weberman@fiu.edu or call 305-348-4874
To learn more about the exciting SISH initiatives now being undertaken click SISH Inititatives.
FIU Faculty and Staff Ignite Campaign
The School of Integrated Science and Humanity (SISH) is a catalyst for strengthening and contributing to innovative research and teaching in the areas addressing human health, including the basic biomedical and behavioral sciences. The SISH Opportunities Fund advances the academic mission of the School by providing funding for scholarships, student participation in national conferences, guest lecture series, community outreach programs and faculty development.