2019 Chancellor’s Scholarship Challenge

  • Up to $500,000 in gift matching available
  • New donors and alumni faculty gifts get matched 2:1
  • Current donors get matched 1:1


Rutgers School of Nursing is recognized as among the nation’s leading public nursing programs: preeminent in research and evidence-based practice scholarship, preparing competent and compassionate graduates in innovative academic programs, and committed to meaningful community service. With campuses in Newark, New Brunswick, and Blackwood, NJ, our students are making a difference in the local community and beyond.

Your contribution can help support Rutgers School of Nursing in meaningful ways — by donating to a specific area like scholarships for nursing students, faculty research aimed at improving global health, or health care programs that reach underserved communities, among other possibilities.

Student Funds

  • School of Nursing Scholarship Fund
    Gifts are awarded by faculty to deserving students based on need or merit.
  • School of Nursing Academic Excellence Fund
    Gifts are awarded by the dean to advance programs at Rutgers School of Nursing. Support to this broad-based fund might go to students, faculty, or the school’s greatest needs or priorities.

Make a Contribution

Donations are made to the Rutgers University Foundation, a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt organization.  Contributions made through the Foundation are deductible for federal income, gift, and estate tax purposes.


To make a gift by credit card, please use your secure online giving form.


Please print and complete our Donation Form along with payment information, or check made payable to the Rutgers University Foundation. Kindly indicate the School of Nursing in the memo section of your check and mail your donation to:

Rutgers University Foundation
335 George St., Suite 4000
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Planned Gifts

There are numerous planned giving options such as bequests, charitable gift annuities, and non-cash assets (real estate, stocks, bonds, etc.). Additional information is available upon request.

We sincerely appreciate your desire to support nursing education!


The Office of Development collaborates with the Rutgers University Foundation, reporting to the dean of the Rutgers School of Nursing and the associate vice president for Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences. It drives fundraising initiatives, as directed by the dean of the School of Nursing.

The office also acts as a key point-of-contact for non-governmental funders and the school’s faculty, providing a bridge between donors and the school’s programs, faculty, and students.

The Office of Development matches caring people with opportunities to make thoughtful gifts that strengthen the School of Nursing and benefit those it serves.


(973) 353-5293