The Dean's Circle is an important giving society that provides the CALS Dean with resources to meet the college's highest priorities. The Dean's Circle is reserved for individuals or entities wishing to contribute $500 or more annually. Dean's Circle funds may be used to:
While yearly memberships are appreciated, the college suggests
that potential Dean's Circle members consider pledging support for
a period of five years. A five-year pledge that is invested in spendable dollars makes a significant impact in the college's ability to serve students and allows the Dean to plan ahead.
Dean's Circle Membership Levels
For more information about Dean's Circle membership
Established in 1999, this fund provides scholarships to CALS Students. Due to the generosity of alumni and friends, CALS is able to award more than $400,000 in scholarships annually. All students enrolled in or entering the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences or the Agricultural and Biological Engineering major are eligible to apply for CALS scholarships.
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