Why Give to Emory?

Whether to support a scholarship, research, or faculty, your gift creates a lasting impression. Donor gifts also enhance the eminence of our faculty by helping us to attract and retain leaders in their fields. Your generosity propels Emory's ability to create positive transformation for communities local and beyond.

Foster Faculty Eminence

Your support enables Emory to attract and retain intellectual leadership across all programs and research disciplines while elevating the competitive position of targeted areas. We aim to cultivate world-class faculty scholars committed to enriching and engaging the Emory community and beyond, while achieving excellence as an intellectual community built on diverse faculty and an inclusive culture.

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Cultivate a Thriving Student Experience

Your support allows us to offer the most inclusive and financially accessible higher education experience among the nation's top universities. We strive to transform the undergraduate campus life experience to create a connected, living, impact-oriented intellectual community. The result is a student body that better reflects the world outside our gates and, therefore, better serves that world.

Cultivate a Thriving Student Experience

Innovate through Creative Scholarship

Philanthropy accelerates our ability to harness imagination and discovery to address 21st-century challenges. Your gift allows us to be a top-ranked global leader in the arts and humanities, religion, business, and law, as well as in natural, social, and health sciences. As a community of creators and thinkers, Emory is poised to drive societal impact around the world.

Innovate through Creative Scholarship

Mobilize a Shared Future with Atlanta

Your generosity will help unlock Emory and Atlanta's potential as an engine for inclusive growth, weaving Emory's academic community with the civic fabric of metro Atlanta. Emory strives to serve the Atlanta and global communities through partnerships with dynamic and innovative Atlanta institutions.

Mobilize a Shared Future with Atlanta

More Highlights from Philanthropy

Your contributions are making a tremendous impact across campus and around the world.

Runners at the starting line

Sprinting Toward a Cure

The Winship 5k fundraiser touches the lives of cancer survivors and patients around the world, and raises support for research toward a cure. Over the years, this important event has brought thousands of people together and has raised more than $5 million to fight cancer.

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Munir Meghjani

Munir Meghjani Wants to Share Opportunities

The child of immigrant parents who are, in his words, "smart but not well-educated," Munir Meghjani recognizes the ineffable value of education, and he believes that Oxford and Emory have the power and responsibility to serve humanity.

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Former Emory president Jim Laney, form Emory Board of Trustees Chairman Brady Currey, and Emory College dean Michael Elliott with current Laney Scholars

Longtime friendship now funds Emory students with Korean roots

James T. Laney and Bradley N. Currey Jr. continue to fuel Emory's growth through scholarships that support students who are Korean, Korean American, or show interest in Korean or East Asian cultures.

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