september 12-14, 2017

#TECHERSGIVE CHALLENGE

THANK YOU!

 
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Each of us has been the recipient of a gift from the Institute, and indirectly from the donors of the Institute. We cannot repay those who gave to us, but we can and should do all we can to assure the same or greater opportunities to succeeding generations.
— Howard B. Lewis, BS 1923, First Alumni Fund Chair
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$97,790

Raised for Current Techers

421

Alumni donors unlocked $25,000 in scholarship funds

EVERY GIFT MATTERS

Gifts of any amount make an impact.

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36 gifts of $25

can provide an outdoor movie screening for students

100 gifts of $50

can underwrite maintenance for the rock climbing wall for one year

42 gifts of $100

can bring ten Safe Zone workshops to the campus community led by Center for Diversity

88 gifts of $250

can purchase equipment for the new student recording studio like drums, amps and mics

96 gifts of $500

can help fund a scholarship to cover a Techer's tuition and fees for one year

6 gifts of $1000

can assist a student to become a SURF (Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships) scholar

3.14 gifts of $2500

can support conference travel for up to 15 graduate students

1 gift of $5000

can provide students virtual reality equipment for art expression and VR design & development

I hope to have a lot more discoveries in the future—and it would all be because of my time here.
— Rachel Galimidi, PhD ’16
working to unlock a critical puzzle in the search for an HIV cure
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Empower + Inspire Techers

Every year alumni like you provide resources to enable promising scholars from diverse backgrounds to choose Caltech, thrive on campus without financial burden, and go on to make a difference in science and society.

The Class of 2017 gave to areas of campus that had significant impact and meaning for them. They reached a record 52% participation.

 
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WHAT OUR ALUMNI DONORS HAVE TO SAY

I want the great experiences I had to be possible for future students.
— Ellen Yu ’17, Ricketts
I want to support unparalleled extracurricular activities and staff leading them.
— Sean McKenna '17, Avery

HELP TECHERS THRIVE

Support what means most to you.

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Undergraduate Scholarships

Aid for undergraduates provides talented, ambitious young people with access to a Caltech education. Coupled with Caltech’s need-blind admissions policy, scholarships ensure that today’s top students can become tomorrow’s problem-solvers and difference-makers.

Graduate Fellowships

Fellowship support attracts the most promising students, connects them with accomplished faculty across disciplines, and prepares them to make powerful contributions to science and society.

academic divisions

Caltech was established for and by radically inventive minds—people who embrace grand opportunities and flourish when given the freedom to let evidence and instincts guide them.

 

Your House/Hovse

Give in honor of your House/Hovse.

Student Life

Private support creates opportunities for students to reap the benefits of a broad college experience encompassing the arts, athletics, research, internships, and outreach.

Caltech's Highest Priorities

Your gifts provide flexible funding to areas of highest priorities supporting mission critical research and education programs at Caltech.

Mason Smith ’09, Page

Mason Smith ’09, Page

The Caltech Alumni Association

The Caltech Alumni Association

Tom Mannion, Senior Director, Student Activities and Programs

Tom Mannion, Senior Director, Student Activities and Programs

Jacqueline Morphet ’11, Fleming + Tommy Morphet ’09, Fleming

Jacqueline Morphet ’11, Fleming + Tommy Morphet ’09, Fleming

Jasmine Bryant ’95, Ruddock, Caltech Fund Chair + Chris Bryant ’95, Ruddock, Vice President, Caltech Alumni Association

Jasmine Bryant ’95, Ruddock, Caltech Fund Chair + Chris Bryant ’95, Ruddock, Vice President, Caltech Alumni Association

Peter Maresh ’00, Lloyd + Jannah Maresh, Director, Caltech Fund and Parents Program

Peter Maresh ’00, Lloyd + Jannah Maresh, Director, Caltech Fund and Parents Program

Caltech was such a formative experience for me; I couldn’t imagine who I’d be if I’d gone anywhere else. The relationships I developed, with friends, faculty, and staff, are invaluable.
— Mason Smith '09, Page