Giving to GW

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Every gift, no matter the size, enhances the lives of GW students.

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Starting Our New Century with a Focus on Access

Every year, thousands of talented and promising young people come to the George Washington University with a desire to change the world. But not every future leader has the same opportunity.

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Third Century Endowment Match


Philanthropy Spotlight

GRAPHIC: Title IX Spotlight: Meena Lakdawala-Flynn, Gymnastics

Title IX Spotlight: Meena Lakdawala-Flynn

Gymnastics alumna gives back through endowed scholarship.

Seymour Perlin and his wife, Ruth R. Perlin

For the Love of Family

Couple’s gift endows The Seymour and Ruth Perlin Professorship in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and celebrates the family’s unique 100-year history at GW.
Jeffrey Akman (r) and Steven Mazzola.

Former SMHS Dean Jeffrey Akman Makes $3.5 Million Bequest to Fund Student Research

Akman Innovation Fund awards “venture capital” grants to inaugural cohort.
Emma Cieslik, an MA student in the GW Museum Studies program, prepares an equestrian textile from the Brick Freedman Collection

Textile Art Collection and New Endowment Gifts Expand Experiential Learning Opportunities

Valued at nearly $5 million, donations from former trustees of The Textile Museum elevate GW as an international center for scholarship and appreciation of textiles as global cultural heritage.

Prashamsha Rayamajhi discussed the impact of scholarships on her own education.

Donors and Recipients Share Impact of Scholarship Gifts

After two years, Celebration of Scholarships and Fellowships Dinner returns to in-person celebration at Kennedy Center’s REACH.