Foundation Support

$10,034,781 contributed by the USA Foundation to the University of South Alabama through June 30, 2019.

  • $4,689,851 semi-annual contribution to the University of South Alabama was approved by the USA Foundation Board of Directors at its June 13, 2019 meeting.(Please see Detail 2019 link for complete listing.)
  • Highlights of the Foundation’s contributions for the period through June 30, 2019 are:
    • $1,172,000 for scholarship support, including $750,000 for the Whiddon Scholars program;
    • $2,473,000 for faculty support, including support of 36 professorships;
    • $6,390,000 for academic programs including:
      • $485,450 for USA Foundation Research Fellowships and graduate assistantship stipends;
      • $220,000 for Faculty Development Fund, for faculty travel support;
      • $3,368,850 for support of USA Health for new hospital tele-tracking system, cardiopulmonary monitors for small babies, and a new 1.5T MRI and upgrades for the 3T MRI;
      • $1,082,084 for Clinical Support Fund; and
      • $627,048 for Hospital Equipment.
  • Please see Detail 2019 link for complete listing.
  • Contributions from the Disproportionate Share Hospital Funds (DSH Funds) for the fiscal year 2019 total $5,077,982, which included support for technology advancements in tele-tracking systems of the Hospitals, cardiopulmonary monitors for small babies, and a 1.5T MRI and upgrades for the 3T MRI. Also included was $627,048 for Hospital Equipment and $1,082,084 for Clinical Support Fund.
  • More than $183 Million in support of the University of South Alabama

Through June 30, 2019, the Foundation has provided more than $183 Million in support of the University of South Alabama:

  • $22.705 Million to support student scholarships;
  • $73.130 Million to support faculty; and
  • $87.321 Million to support academic programs.