Dr. Michael Smith poses for a portrait

Paying it forward: Michael Smith

Michael Smith, M.D. (BSA ’79) graduated from UGA with scholarship support and now is giving back by establishing his own scholarship fund.
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Our Georgia Commitment: Joe and Penny Hodgson

Joe (BLA ’75) and Penny (BSEd ’74, MEd ’76) Hodgson grow apples. Lots of them.  Their Middle Tennessee orchard yields 25,000 to 35,000 apples annually, and most are donated to food ministries such as the Nashville Food Project. But…
BJ and Heather Schaknowski pose for a photo.
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$1 million gift pledges scholarships for Terry College student veterans

Alumni BJ and Heather Schaknowski pledge a $1 million gift to provide scholarship support for student veterans enrolled in the Terry College of Business.
Women pose at the launch event of Georgia Women Give

Georgia Women Give initiative engages women through community and philanthropy

Georgia Women Give is fostering a community of women interested in engaging more deeply with UGA and supporting the university.
Speaker David Ralston's headshot

New fund memorializes late Georgia Speaker of the House

The fund will support scholarships, summer fellowships or Georgia leaders-in-residence at the School of Law in memory of David Ralston.
Garden club members pose for a photo

Garden club raises funds for landscape architecture students

The Peachtree Garden Club has helped raise funds for landscape architecture students in the College of Environment and Design.
Delia Owens signs a book following an event held at the University of Georgia in August 2019.

Delia Owens creates ecology fellowship at University of Georgia

UGA alumna, author of “Where the Crawdads Sing,” commits $50,000 to create the Odum School of Ecology's first doctoral scholarship.
First-year law student Meg Graham studies for a midterm in the ground floor study space at the UGA Law School. (Photo by Andrew Davis Tucker/UGA)

UGA Foundation matching funds help create law scholarships

Two alumni donors created scholarships benefiting law students with the help of matching funds provided by the UGA Foundation.
UGA and Georgia Power officials gathered Friday for the announcement of the Georgia Power gift to the university at the Electric Mobility Summit at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel. Pictured left to right are Donald Leo, College of Engineering dean; Bentina Terry, senior vice president of customer strategy and solutions at Georgia Power; UGA President Jere W. Morehead; Kim Greene, chairman, president and CEO of Georgia Power; Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost S. Jack Hu; and Meredith Lackey, executive vice president of external affairs and nuclear development at Georgia Power. (Andrew Davis Tucker/UGA)
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Georgia Power commits $5M to e-mobility at UGA

Record gift to UGA College of Engineering will create scholarships, support research and build statewide partnerships.
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Public Health dean establishes scholarship to support first-gen students

Public Health Dean, Marsha Davis establishes a fund to support first-generation graduate students in the College of Public Health