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A-State Student Philanthropy Council Executives

Student Philanthropy Council

Establishing a Culture of Giving

The Arkansas State University Student Philanthropy Council strives to support the mission and purpose of A-State by providing a student perspective on giving, promoting awareness of the ways private gifts impact student life, and establishing a culture of philanthropy that enhances the future of Arkansas State University.

Back the Pack

Back the Pack is a modern crowd-funding platform that allows students, alumni and friends to donate to what they are specifically passionate about on campus. View our current campaigns here.

Interested in crowdfunding your research project, student organization, club sport, or other program? Apply now for Back the Pack, a crowdfunding program provided by A-State Student Philanthropy Council.

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1909 Scholar

A-State SPC will be awarding a one-time $500 scholarship to an incoming senior that demonstrates outstanding leadership skills as well as promotes philanthropic giving across the A-State campus. This scholarship is made possible through the generosity of recent graduates who joined the exclusive 1909 Society, by providing a $30 gift.  Qualifications for receiving the scholarship are below:

  • Full-time undergraduate student with 60 hours or more
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Provide two letters of recommendation
  • Provide Resume
  • Essay: Why are you proud to be a Red Wolf? Why is giving back to your University important? Why do you deserve to be the 1909 Scholar?

If you are interested in applying, please submit your resume, two letters of recommendation and your essay to AStateSPC@AState.edu. Please include your Student ID number on all items that are to be submitted. Deadline to apply: April 1, 2020.

Join A-State SPC

Get involved with A-State's Student Philanthropy Council to leave your mark on A-State's legacy by inspiring the next generation of supporters and donors. Obtain valuable leadership and professional experience while building relationships within the A-State donor and alumni community.

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1909 Society

1909 Society members are recent graduates who make a one-time gift of $30 to support the 1909 Scholar, a $500 award given to an  A-State Senior.

Members' names are engraved on a permanent brass plaque that is displayed on the southwest corner of the student union, by the bike racks.

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