SOAD 50th Contribute

Ways to Give

Whether you choose to invest in a specific academic program or scholarship, your support makes a difference. There are many ways to support the School of Art and Design at UW-Stout. Use the links below to discover your options.

For further information, please contact:

Dave Beck
APPA 235A
715/232-1287
beckdav@uwstout.edu

SOAD Fund The Greatest Impact


SOAD Fund

The School of Art and Design is an artistic and intellectual community that fosters creative thinking and lifelong learning. We prepare individuals for leadership and professional careers in the areas of visual art and design. The SOAD Fund will directly support students' educational experiences by enabling us to build upon and sustain the excellence of our programs in a nimble and responsive manner.
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Academic Programs

 
Academic Programs

Contributing to the School of Art and Design BFA and MFA programs will enhance instruction by providing support for creative research, funds for updated equipment/technology, and resources to propel our programs into the future.
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Scholarships


Scholarships

Supporting student scholarship funds increases students' access and help shape future leaders, while ensuring that the tradition of excellence will continue to be available to the most talented students, whatever their financial circumstances. Contribute to an established scholarship or establish a new named scholarship.
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Furlong Gallery & Student Gallery


Galleries

The Furlong Gallery and the Student Gallery 209 provides year round exhibitions free of charge to the campus, local and regional communities, and provides national artists, students, and faculty with excellent exhibition facilities. Contributions will enable the gallery to continue to be a robust resource through underwriting costs associated with curating high quality exhibitions and administering the Furlong Permanent Collection Artwork Loan program.
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Artist Residency & Visiting Artist Series


Visitng Artists

The SOAD has a long history of visiting regional and international artists and designers who have informed and inspired students, faculty and community members. Founded in 1987, the Bud and Betty Micheels Artist in Residency Program provides students opportunities to explore the relationship between art and technology. Contributions to either of these two priorities will enhance the student experience by providing immersive creative experiences for years to come. Read more about the SAIR program here>>
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Chancellor's Fund for Teaching Excellence


Teaching

The faculty in the School of Art and Design are practicing artists, designers and scholars who are the cornerstone of our success. Donations to the Chancellor’s Fund for Teaching Excellence will be used to attract and retain top teaching talent and supporting faculty-led student research.
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