Give to Economics

Your gift of any size makes a real difference. It helps our students and their families afford a UWM education. It helps our faculty conduct research and deliver the highest quality education. It improves the reputation and recognition of our degree for all our alumni.

Please make a gift to Economics today and designate it to an area of your choice:

  • Economics General Fund (#3729)
    Supporting students, instruction, and research activities
  • Yoshio Niho Faculty Excellence Fund (#4626)
    Providing research opportunities for junior faculty in economics (read more)
  • Economics Scholarship Fund (#6438)
    Supporting scholarships for undergraduate majors in economics
  • Corey Chow Memorial Fund (#5525)
    Supports the purchase of books in econometrics and advanced economics for the library
  • J. Walter Elliott Fund (#5750)
    Supporting the Elliott Award for Best Exam in Macroeconomics
  • William L. Holahan Fund (#3913)
    Supporting the Holahan Prize for an Outstanding Teaching Assistant in Economics
  • Richard Perlman Fund (#5751)
      Supporting the Perlman Prize for an Outstanding Paper in Labor Economics

    (the last three funds recognize department faculty members -- read more)
Make a Gift

Give Online

  1. Click the Make a Gift button to access the UWM Give Online page.
  2. Please select “Letters & Science” under Gift Designation.
  3. In the second dropdown menu click “Economics”
  4. Use the “Special Instructions” box to add any additional details like:
    • Designating the gift to a special project or area of interest.
    • Making a gift in honor or in memory of someone.
    • Asking to remain anonymous.

Give by Check

To make a gift with a check, please make your check or money order payable to “The UWM Foundation.” Send to:

Attn: Christina Makal McCaffery
Office of Development & Alumni Relations
P.O. Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0413

Please enclose how you would like your gift to be used.

For more information about Planned Giving, Corporate and Foundation Philanthropy, and other major gift opportunities; or to simply make a gift over the phone, please contact:

Christina Makal McCaffery
(414) 229-4963

Our students and faculty appreciate your gift!