Giving Opportunities - Students
Scholarships impact students in a wide variety of ways. Read more about some of Mason's scholarship recipients below, or view the archives.
As a single mother returning to the work force after many years, Paulina Noel needed her undergraduate degree in order to be competitive in the tough job market. However, finding the financial means to finish her education and still support herself and her daughter proved to be a challenge. Read more.
For Amy Cavazos, being at Mason is a full-time job. Literally. She is an administrative assistant with the Initiatives in Educational Transformation program at Mason in addition to working to complete her master’s degree in education with a concentration in early childhood education. Read more.
Mike Pollock wanted to find a college that was both close to home and highly respected. For him, Mason was a perfect fit. He committed himself to paying for his education without family support, working close to 40 hours a week to cover living expenses, and relying on his scholarship from the Mason General Scholarship Fund to help with tuition. Read more.
More Opportunities for Support:
Donors can make an immediate difference to Mason students through scholarship support and graduate and undergraduate research fellowships. Endowments for student scholarships begin at $25,000 and include scholarships for both undergraduate and graduate students as well as in-state and out-of-state students.
Opportunities are available in all of Mason’s schools and colleges. Contact the director of development for the school, college, or unit you would most like to support for more information.
You Make A Better Mason
Your support is essential in building a strong future for George Mason University. While gifts to all areas of the university are needed and welcomed, there are a few areas where you as a donor can make a significant and immediate impact:
- Scholarship support for Mason students
- Faculty and staff excellence
- Maintaining and creating outstanding facilities
When you click below, you can designate your gift to the area that is most meaningful to you. Thank you for Supporting Mason!