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Events

Don't miss the chance to multiply your impact, thanks to gift matching opportunities from some of our most generous donors.

Past Events


$2,500
The Bison Women’s Golf Challenge, provided by an anonymous donor
15 gifts to the Bison Athletic Excellence Women’s Golf Fund will unlock $2,500 to support Women’s Golf.
15 / 15 Gifts
Completed
$92,500
Dennis C. Colliton Visiting Professor In Landscape Architecture Challenge
25 gifts to the Friends of Landscape Architecture fund will unlock $92,500 for faculty support. Another 25 gifts will unlock an additional $92,500 for a grand total of $185,000 for faculty support.
50 / 50 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
Animal Science Education Foundation Judging Team Activities Match
The Animal Science Education Foundation will match $1:$1, up to $2,500, for gifts made to the Animal Sciences Judging Competition Fund.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
$10,500
McCaul College of Science & Mathematics Challenge
75 gifts to the College of Science and Mathematics will unlock $10,500 to support events.
75 / 75 Gifts
Completed
$10,000
Ron & Elnore Grow CSM Challenge
Thank you for supporting the College of Science and Mathematics!
50 / 50 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
Tom and Brenda Foti Men's Basketball Challenge
40 gifts to the Bison Athletic Excellence Men's Basketball Fund will unlock $2,500 to support Men's Basketball.
40 / 40 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
Don and Joanne Anderson Ag Econ Match
Don and Joanne Anderson will gift $1 of support up to $5,000, for gifts made to the Agribusiness & Applied Economics fund. Their gift will support a graduate fellowship.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Ron and Sue Nichols Human Sciences and Education Match
For every dollar given to the College of Human Sciences and Education, Ron and Sue Nichols will gift $1 for scholarship support up to $5,000.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Troy and Emmy Vareberg Engineering Match
Thank you for supporting the College of Engineering on Giving Day!
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Dr. Andrea Travnicek School of Natural Resources Sciences Match
Dr. Andrea Travnicek will match $1:$1, up to $2,500, for gifts made to the School of Natural Resources Sciences Fund. These dollars will be used to support SNRS students access professional development opportunities.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
$10,000
Kevin and Kalli Black College of Business Challenge
50 gifts to the College of Business will unlock $10,000 for scholarship support.
50 / 50 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
Patrick and Paula Johannes Wrestling Challenge
25 gifts to the Bison Athletic Excellence Wrestling Fund will unlock $2,500 to support Wrestling.
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
ND Farm Credit Services Match for 4-H Youth Development
For every dollar given to the Center for 4-H Youth Development fund, ND Farm Credit Services will match $1:$1 up to $2,500.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Lynette & Lon Flage Extension Match
Lynette and Lon Flage will match $1:$1, up to $2,500, towards the NDSU Extension Service fund to support professional development opportunities for Extension professionals across North Dakota.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Rainbow Futures Fund Match
Kent Sack, MD will match donations given to the Rainbow Futures Fund which supports students who are LGBTQ+, non-binary, gender fluid, Two-Spirit traditions or lesser-abled $1:$1, up to $2,500!
Completed
2
Match
Anonymous College of Science & Mathematics Match
For every dollar given to the College of Science and Mathematics, an anonymous donor will gift $1 for scholarship support up to $2,500.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Land o' Lakes Food Security Match
Land o’Lakes will match donations $1:$1 to the NDSU Food Security Fund up to $5,000.
Completed
2
Match
Randy Schmeling and Dotti Dixon Presidential Scholarship Match
For every dollar given to the NDSU Presidential Scholarship Fund, Randy Schmeling and Dotti Dixon will gift $1 for scholarship support up to $5,000!
Completed
2
Match
M.L. Buchanan Scholarship Match
David Buchanan will match $1:$1, up to $2,500, for gifts made to the College of Agriculture, Food Systems, & Natural Resources. Their gift will support the M.L. Buchanan Scholarship.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Joel Thorsrud College of Agriculture, Food Systems & Natural Resources Match
Joel Thorsrud will match $1:$1, up to $10,000, for gifts made to the College of Agriculture, Food Systems, & Natural Resources. His gift will support the Plant Sciences Learning Center Fund.
$10,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Ron and Sue Nichols College of Ag Match
Ron and Sue Nichols will match $1:$1, up to $5,000, for gifts made to the College of Agriculture, Food Systems, & Natural Resources. Their gift will support their Scholarship Endowment.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Kliman Family Architecture Match
For every dollar given to the Friends of Architecture or Peter F. McKenzie Memorial Endowment fund, Susan Kliman will gift $1 for scholarship support up to $2,500.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Dennis C. Colliton Visiting Professor In Landscape Architecture Match
For every dollar given to the Friends of Landscape Architecture fund , an anonymous donor will gift $1 for faculty support up to $15,000.
$15,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Cathy Reagan Sheffield AHSS Match
Thank you for supporting the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences!
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
J Gora Civil Engineering Scholarship Endowment Match
The College of Engineering thanks you!
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Margaret Shoesmith Wiseman Match
For every dollar given to the College of Human Sciences and Education, Margaret Shoesmith with gift $1 for scholarship support up to $5,000.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
David and Aileen Askegard Clough Human Sciences and Education Match
For every dollar given to the College of Human Sciences and Education, David and Aileen (Askegard) Clough will gift $1 for scholarship support up to $6,320.
$6,320 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Schlecht Pharmacy Match
Shannon and TIna Schlecht will match donations given to the Sudro Society School of Pharmacy Program fund $1:$1 up to $2,500 to support students.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Family Healthcare Pharmacy Match
Family Healthcare Pharmacy will match donations given to the Family Healthcare Pharmacy fund $1:$1 up to $2,500.
Completed
2
Match
Anonymous College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Match
For every dollar given to the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, an anonymous donor will gift $1 for scholarship support up to $5,000.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Wendy Christman Perea HSE Match
For every dollar given to the College of Human Sciences and Education, Wendy Perea will gift $1 of support to the college of HSE up to $5,000.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
$2,500
Fred and Linda Paavola Public Health Challenge
Thanks to all the generous donors who helped unlock this challenge! You can still click to give to this fund.
30 / 30 Gifts
Completed
$30,000
Kevin and Brenda Wolf Family Scholarship Challenge
75 gifts to the NDSU General Scholarship fund will unlock $30,000 to support scholarships for students!
Completed
$5,000
Sandra Johnson Sudro Society School of Pharmacy Fund Challenge
25 gifts to the Sudro Society School of Pharmacy Program fund will unlock $5,000 to support the Sudro Society School of Pharmacy Program fund.
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$26,320
Dan and Denise Zimmerle Challenge
Thank you for supporting Mechanical Engineering!
23 / 26 Gifts
Ended
$44,000
Anonymous HSE Challenge
100 gifts to the College of Human Science and Education will unlock $44,000 for scholarship support.
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$5,000
Chad and Megan Bergan Men's Track & Field and Cross-Country Challenge
Thank you for supporting Men's Track & Field and Cross Country!
Completed
$10,000
Ron Holecek Friends of Architecture Challenge
Friends of Architecture thank you for your support.
Completed
$10,000
Jerry & Carol Mayer Geo-Alumni Endowment Challenge
30 gifts to the Geo-Alumni Endowment will unlock $10,000 of support to this fund.
Completed
$3,000
Karen & Tim Etherington Communications Challenge
15 gifts to the Communication Department Fund will unlock $3,000 to support scholarships.
15 / 15 Gifts
Completed
$25,000
College of Engineering Challenge
30 gifts to the College of Engineering will unlock $25,000 of scholarship support to the College of Engineering. If 30-gift challenge met, an additional 40 gifts will unlock another $25,000 of support!
70 / 70 Gifts
Completed
Leaderboard
Athletics Leaderboard Competition!
Join the competition by making a gift to help meet each team's challenge! Watch the Athletics leaderboard throughout the day.
Rank Athletics BAEF Challenge Gifts
1 FOOTBALL 68
2 BASKETBALL - WOMEN 51
3 BASKETBALL - MEN 44
4 BASEBALL 40
5 SOFTBALL 40
6 TRACK/CROSS COUNTRY - MEN 35
7 SOCCER 34
8 WRESTLING 32
9 VOLLEYBALL 28
10 TEAM MAKERS 27
11 TRACK/CROSS COUNTRY - WOMEN 24
12 GOLF - WOMEN 15
13 GOLF - MEN 9
14 ATHLETIC ACADEMIC SUCCESS 7
15 CHEER 5
Ended
$2,500
Jim Glass Volleyball Challenge
20 gifts to the Bison Athletic Excellence Volleyball Fund will unlock $2,500 to support Volleyball.
20 / 20 Gifts
Completed
$25,000
Anonymous College of Science & Mathematics Challenge
100 gifts to the College of Science and Mathematics will unlock $25,000 to Outreach Programs.
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
Jenny and Mark Hopkins College of Engineering Match
For every dollar given to the College of Engineering, Jenny and Mark Hopkins will gift $1 of support up to $20,000!
$20,000 MATCHED
Completed
$100,000
College of Ag, Food Systems & Natural Resources Challenge In Honor of Thor & Doris Hertsgaard
100 gifts to any fund in the College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources will unlock a $100,000 gift in honor of Thor & Doris Hertsgaard.
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$35,000
Michael Uetz College of Agriculture, Food Systems & Natural Resources Challenge
100 gifts to any fund in the College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources will unlock $35,000 as part of the Michael Uetz College of Agriculture Challenge.
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
Shelly Rhein-Rowedder Softball Challenge
Thank you for supporting NDSU Softball!
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$5,000
President Dave and Kate Cook Challenge to Support Students
150 gifts to any student support fund will unlock $5,000 from the Cook’s to support students.
Completed
2
Match
Todd Knain Business Match
For every dollar given to the College of Business Scholarship Fund, Todd Knain will match $1:$1 up to $5,000.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
$5,000
Snyder Department of Coatings & Polymeric Materials Challenge
15 gifts to the Coatings & Polymeric Materials Department Fund will unlock $5,000 of support to this fund.
15 / 15 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
Rich and Kelly Sager Agribusiness Match
Rich and Kelly Sager will match $1:$1, up to $5,000, for gifts made to the Agribusiness & Applied Economics Fund. Their gift will support the Agribusiness General Scholarship Fund.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
$30,000
Emergency Management & Disaster Sciences Department Challenge
30 gifts to the Emergency Management & Disaster Sciences Department Fund will unlock $30,000 to support scholarships.
30 / 30 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
Craig and Laura Werk Soccer Challenge
25 gifts to the Bison Athletic Excellence Soccer Fund will unlock $2,500 to support Soccer.
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
2
Match
The North Dakota Rexall Club Giving Day Match
The North Dakota Rexall Club thanks you for your support!
$3,180 MATCHED
Ended
2
Match
Doris Hertsgaard Student Emergency Fund Match
Thank you for supporting NDSU students!
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Anonymous Architecture Match
For every dollar given to the Friends of Architecture or Peter F. McKenzie Memorial Endowment fund, an anonymous donor will gift $1 for scholarship support up to $4,000.
$4,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Anonymous College of Science & Mathematics Match
For every dollar given to the College of Science and Mathematics, an anonymous donor will gift $1 for scholarship support up to $4,000.
$4,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Fred and Linda Paavola Sudro Society Match
Fred and Linda Paavola will match donations given to the Sudro Society School of Pharmacy Program fund $1:$1 up to $2,500 to support students.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
David and Aileen Askegard Clough Agriculture Match
David and Aileen Askegard Clough will match $1:$1, up to $6,320, for gifts made to the College of Agriculture, Food Systems, & Natural Resources. Their gift will support scholarships within the College.
$6,320 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Greg and Lynae Lardy College of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Natural Resources Match
Greg and Lynae Lardy will match $1:$1, up to $12,500, for gifts made to the College of Agriculture, Food Systems, & Natural Resources. Their gift will support their Scholarship Endowment.
$12,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Dean's Student Agricultural Leadership Endowment Match
Maureen Ming will match $1:$1, up to $5,000, for gifts made to the Dean's Student Agricultural Leadership Endowment Fund.
$4,000 MATCHED
Ended
2
Match
Ron and Judy Bock College of Ag Match
Ron and Judy Bock will match $1:$1, up to $5,000, for gifts made to the College of Agriculture, Food Systems, & Natural Resources to support scholarships.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Heck Family Business Match
For every dollar given to the College of Business, Scott Heck will match $1:$1 up to $25,000 to support scholarships.
$25,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Olson Business Scholarship Match
For every dollar given to the posted College of Business Scholarship funds, Ron and Kaye Olson will match $1:$1 up to $20,000 to support College of Business leadership.
Completed
2
Match
Dave & Stephanie Clouston AHSS Match
Thank you for supporting the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences and our faculty!
$30,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Kendall and Gloria Nygard Scholarship Endowment Fund Match
Thank you for supporting the Computer Science department!
Completed
2
Match
Nancy Wolff HSE Staff Professional Development Fund Match
Nancy Wolff will match every dollar given to the HSE Staff Professional Development Fund up to $2,500.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Kiemele College of Science & Mathematics Match
The College of Science and Mathematics thanks you for your support!
$3,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Schlecht Agriculture Economics Match
Thank you for supporting Agribusiness & Applied Economics.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Tim & Karen Etherington Engineering Match
For every dollar given to the College of Engineering, Tim & Karen Etherington will gift $1 for scholarship support up to $3,000!
$3,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Carnegie R1 Match
Dr. Colleen Fitzgerald will match gifts to the Research and Creative Activity Growth Fund, $1:$1 up to $10,000.
Completed
2
Match
Bajwa Precision Ag Endowment Match
Sreekala and Dilpreet Bajwa will match donations given to the College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources $1:$1, up to $5,000!
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
$3,600
Jessica Wachter Visual Arts Challenge
15 gifts to the Visual Arts Department will unlock $3,600 to support Visual Arts scholarships.
15 / 15 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
Tracy Legal and Courtney Borman Cheer Team Challenge
25 gifts to the Bison Athletic Excellence Cheer Team Fund will unlock $2,500 to support Cheer.
Completed
$2,500
Matt and Brenda Entz Football Challenge
50 gifts to the Bison Athletic Excellence Football Fund will unlock $2,500 to support Football.
50 / 50 Gifts
Completed
$10,000
Val and Millie Tareski Endowed Scholarship Challenge
Thank you for supporting Electrical and Computer Engineering on Giving Day!
Completed
$25,000
Margaret Kaler (Peggy Harbeke) HSE Challenge
The College of Human Sciences and Education thanks you for your support!
Completed
$5,260
Kathy and Lynden Johnson Sports Band Challenge
Thank you for supporting the Challey School of Music Sports Band!
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$10,000
Anonymous College of Science & Mathematics Challenge
25 gifts to the College of Science and Mathematics will unlock $10,000 that will support scholarships in the college.
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$5,000
John and Kim Erickson Baseball Challenge
Thank you for supporting Baseball!
30 / 30 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
S & S Promotional Group Team Makers Challenge
65 gifts to the Team Makers Fund will unlock $2,500 to support the Team Makers Student-Athlete Scholarship Fund.
Completed
$2,500
Proud Bison Women's Basketball Alumni and Fans Challenge
30 gifts to the Bison Athletic Excellence Women's Basketball Fund will unlock $2,500 to support Women's Basketball.
30 / 30 Gifts
Completed