Where to give

There are many ways your gift can make an impact at Memorial University, and are numerous options to personalize a gift and make it specific to your interests.

Below are just a few areas that may help you with planning your gift. Support what’s meaningful to you!

Equipment and facilities


High quality teaching and learning requires modern teaching and learning spaces. Gifts designated to classroom technology, infrastructure upgrades, specialized resources and building expansions are but a few examples of how your support can keep our university modern and world class.

Teaching and research


The foundation of exceptional learning is exceptional teaching and research. Gifts to establish chairs, professorships, lectureships and to assist research are ways to help attract and retain top faculty members and researchers.

Unrestricted and special purposes


Some of the most valuable gifts to the university are unrestricted funds that enable us to direct funding to the areas of greatest need. Arrangements can be made to direct your gift to a specific project or purpose. Depending on the amount, your gift can also be used to establish an endowment fund, the income of which is used to support a particular purpose in perpetuity.

Student support


You can help a student fulfill their dream through higher education. Scholarships, bursaries and awards may be named after the donor or in honour or memory of a special person in your life, and special projects can deliver unique experiences that change lives. Student support can benefit undergraduate or graduate students or both.