Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

School of Business and Economics

Fundraising opportunities for TRU's School of Business and Economics.

Student Assistance

“Student Scholars to Business” Scholarship Package

Cost - $25k
Commitment of one 5K Scholarship per year for five years and the hiring of 5 graduates for full time career employment at the end of the completion of their degree. This is an excellent recruitment tool for employers and is extremely beneficial for student in securing a career prior to graduation.

“Partnership Opportunities” Student Awards

Cost – 5K – 100K
Hybrid award program with a minimum of a 3 year commitment. Similar to Student Scholars to Business program but customizable to suit the donors specific requirements.


Research

Endowed Chair

Cost - $4 Million
Can be for any one of our business departments, marketing, economics, management, finance and economics. An endowed chair would create a sustainable position for the future.

China Researcher Project

Cost: $15K - $30K
Specific questions can be researched and papers written by our Professors which in China. This would expand the opportunities for sending faculty to China and strengthen the relationships with our international partners.

Curriculum Development (Shift)

Cost - $150K - $250K
Modular curriculum development for courses that can be delivered in a multi-modal fashion using a combination of print and lecture capture. In simple English we can design courses that use the latest in interactive video technology so students of all ages and geographic locations can learn in the fashion that works best for them.


Capital Infrastructure

Building or re-purposing of a business school

Cost - $15 - $25 million
Construction or renovation costs could vary greatly depending on design and size based on current and anticipated needs.


Naming Opportunities

Naming of Business School

Cost - $8- $12 million
Naming rights, term is negotiable. Some of the funding would go towards chairs and expanding curriculum.

Naming of Grad School

Cost - $4- $6 million
Naming rights, term is negotiable. Some of the funding would go towards chairs and expanding curriculum.

Naming of an Institute

Cost - $4- $6 million
Naming rights, term is negotiable. Some of the funding would go towards chairs and expanding curriculum.

Naming of Teaching Assistant

Cost - $6K
Naming of “Teaching Assistant” for one year. Covers 10 hours per week.


Other Giving Opportunities

Sponsorship of “Dean’s Speaker Series”

Cost - $60K
Sponsorship of “Dean’s Speaker Series”. Good for 3 years, 10 speakers per year. This is an idea venue to get community exposure and also to reach out to the Kamloops business community.

Executive Management Training

Cost – Custom Price
Customizable to Industry / Government / Private Venture.

Sponsorship of Business Conference

Cost - $20K – 40K
Covers the cost for professional conference of international profile.

Sponsorship of “Co-Curricular” Programs Endowed

Cost - $500K -$1Million
Sponsorship of student co-curricular activities or clubs.