The endowment levels listed below serve a purpose closely aligned with the mission of the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Endowed Chair - $1,500,000
This type of endowment is among the most prestigious and meaningful gifts that can be made to, or accepted by, an academic institution. An endowed chair may provide full salary or a salary supplement and fringe benefits for the recipient and support staff, or other expenses as the endowment agreement permits.
Endowed Professorship - $500,000
This type of endowment provides income that may be used for a portion of the salary and fringe benefits of the holder, who may also use the honorary title associated with the professorship.
Endowed Research Fund - $100,000
Endowed research funds provide income to support research in the discipline, disease or area of interest as stipulated in the agreement with the donor.
Endowed Program Support Fund - $25,000
An endowed program support fund may be used to provide for prizes or awards, to support seminars or other educational activities, to purchase equipment or much needed supplies for the program, or other expenses as the endowment agreement permits.
Endowed Award Fund - $10,000
An endowed award fund may be used to provide prizes to students, faculty or staff at UAB.
For questions or more information about endowments and other giving options to benefit the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, please contact:
Program Manager, Gifts
UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center
NP 2505, 1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-3300