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Lunch Time: Power Hour Match
Take a lunch break for this power hour! The first $10,000 in gifts given April 4 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. CST will receive a match. There is no maximum individual donation amount for this opportunity. Any gift given during this hour will be matched until the total funds to be awarded, $10,000, is exhausted.
$10,000 MATCHED
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Faculty & Staff Match
The first $10,000 in unique gifts given by UT Austin faculty and staff, up to $250 each, will receive a match. Any gift of $250 or less will be matched until the total funds to be awarded, $10,000, is exhausted.
$10,000 MATCHED
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Howard W. Bassham Texas Engineering Match
Help us reach our Texas Engineering Match goal! Thanks to Texas Engineering alumnus Howard W. Bassham, any gift will receive a match until the total funds to be awarded, $14,000, are exhausted. There is no maximum individual donation amount for this opportunity.
$14,000 MATCHED
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Dr. Hasler Scholarship Match
For every dollar you donate to the Dr. Hasler Supply Chain and Analytics Scholarship during 40 for Forty (up to the first $2,000 raised), your gift will be matched 1:1 by alumni Mike Sherman, MS ’14, and Clare Perry, MA ’08, doubling your gift!
$2,000 MATCHED
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Final Countdown: Power Hour Match
Last chance to double your donation! The first $10,000 in unique gifts given on April 5 from 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. CDT, up to $250 each, will receive a match. Any gift of $250 or less will be matched until the total funds to be awarded, $10,000, is exhausted.
$10,000 MATCHED
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$55,000
Michael & Susan Dell Foundation Donor Challenge
If Dell Medical School reaches 300 gifts, we will trigger an additional $55,000 contribution to our Student Scholarship Fund.
300 / 300 Gifts
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$500
1,000th Gift Milestone
Congratulations to Texas Crew for winning the 1,000th gift milestone!
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
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$750
2,000th Gift Milestone
Congratulations to Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center for winning the 2,000th Gift Milestone!
2,000 / 2,000 Gifts
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$1,000
4,000th Gift Milestone
Congratulations to Texas Crew for winning the 4,000th Gift Milestone!
4,000 / 4,000 Gifts
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$1,500
6,000th Gift Milestone
Congratulations to the San Jacinto Child Development Center for winning the 6,000th Gift Milestone!
6,000 / 6,000 Gifts
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$1,250
5,000th Gift Milestone
Congratulations to Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center for winning the 5,000th Gift Milestone!
5,000 / 5,000 Gifts
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HornRaiser Leaderboard
Congratulations: 1) Young Scientists 2) Kappa Kappa Psi 3) Support the TBS Beta Gamma Scholarship Fund
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$10 at 10AM Challenge- HornRaiser Projects
Congratulations to Kappa Kappa Psi Endowed Scholarship for winning the $10 at 10am Challenge!
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$50 at 5PM Challenge- HornRaiser Projects
Congratulations to Kappa Kappa Psi for winning the $50 at 5PM HornRaiser Challenge!
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Pre-Campaign Faculty & Staff Match
The first $10,000 in payroll deduction pledges, made by UT Austin faculty and staff, between March 1, 2018 and April 3, 2018 will be matched based upon amount pledge between the first day pledged and August 31, 2018. There is no maximum individual donation amount for this opportunity. Any gift, given by faculty and staff payroll deduction, during this time frame will be matched until the total funds to be awarded, $10,000, is exhausted.
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The BIG Give Challenge
Congratulations to Texas Exes!
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Geographic Challenge
Keep an eye on the main page’s donation heat map! The first donor from each state will win an additional $200 toward their designation. Donor’s residence state will be determined by the donor heat map function of giving day website and the credit card billing address.
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Babies and Pets Longhorn Spirit Facebook Photo Contest
Congratulations to Viola Holman for winning the Babies and Pets Photo Contest! Viola chose to designate her award to Texas Women's Volleyball!
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Longhorn Love Twitter Contest
Congrats to @adllewellyn for winning the Longhorn Love Twitter Contest!
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Longhorn Pride Instagram Contest
Congrats to @mekhiem for winning the Longhorn Pride Instagram Contest! @mekhiem chose to designate their award to Texas Taekwondo!
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Student Selfie Contest
Congrats to @gabrielle_fultz for winning the Student Selfie Instagram Contest!
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Throwback Thursday Commencement Photo Contest
Congrats to Iris Holman for winning the Throw Back Thursday Commencement Photo Contest. Iris chose to designate her award to Texas Women's Volleyball!
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MBA Fellowships for Working Professionals
A first-ever fellowship fund for select prospective students who will attend the DFW, Houston, or Austin Evening programs beginning in the 2018-19 academic year. Fellowships will be awarded on a merit basis with strong consideration for need, so they will encourage stronger applications, attract more diverse students, and grow our programs in their respective markets. For every dollar you donate (up to the first $150,000 raised), the program will match it 1-1, doubling your gift!
$2,565 MATCHED
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Robert Charles Witt and Laura Gutierrez-Witt Library Fund for Latin America Match
A generous donor will match every dollar given to the Robert Charles Witt and Laura Gutierrez-Witt Library Fund for Latin America, up to $20,000
$5,085 MATCHED
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Artaza and Castaneda Diversity Alliance Pilot Residency Library Fund for Latin America Match
A generous donor will match every dollar given to the Artaza and Castaneda Diversity Alliance Pilot Residency Library Fund for Latin America up to $33,000!
$6,190 MATCHED
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Freshman Research Initiative Match
We are pleased to announce an anonymous foundation will match up to $50,000 for contributions made in support of the Freshman Research Initiative. Gifts will be matched 1:1 until funds are exhausted. Give today to double the impact of your gift!
$18,135 MATCHED
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$2,500
8,139th Gift Milestone
To celebrate specific milestones in the campaign, an additional award of $2,500 will be added to the 8,139th unique gift-the gift that will take us past last year's final gift total!
6,042 / 8,139 Gifts
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Early Bird CHALLENGE
Get your coffee ready, it's time to kick off the campaign with the Early Bird Challenge! The college, school, unit or organization that receives the greatest number of unique gifts from 6AM - 7AM CST on April 4 will receive an additional $3,000 award. The award designation will be determined by the receiving college, school, unit or organization.
Rank Prize Department Gifts
1 $3,000 Texas Crew 40
2 Moody College of Communication 19
3 Texas Exes 15
4 Longhorn Band Student Association 8
5 Texas Women's Rugby 8
6 University of Texas Libraries 6
7 Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center 4
8 College of Liberal Arts 3
9 McCombs School of Business 3
10 LLILAS Benson 3
11 College of Natural Sciences 3
12 Texas Women's Lacrosse 2
13 The University of Texas at Austin 2
14 Department of History 2
15 UT Women's Club Soccer 1
16 College of Pharmacy 1
17 Longhorn Baseball Club 1
18 Texas Handball 1
19 UT Archery Club 1
20 School of Architecture 1
21 Steve Hicks School of Social Work 1
22 Texas Athletics - Longhorn Foundation 1
23 Texas Memorial Museum 1
24 UTeach 1
25 Bridging Disciplines Programs 1
26 Cockrell School of Engineering 1
27 Men's Club Soccer 1
28 Latino Studies 1
29 Longhorn Powerlifting 1
30 Texas Homeless Education Office 1
31 College of Education 1
32 Longhorn Band 1
33 UT Men's Rugby 1
34 Actuarial Science Club 0
35 Black Studies 0
36 Blanton Museum of Art 0
37 Briscoe Center for American History 0
38 Camp Texas 0
39 Chi Epsilon 0
40 College of Fine Arts 0
41 Comal Child Development Center 0
42 Communication Council 0
43 Computer Science Department 0
44 Dell Medical School 0
45 Division of Student Affairs 0
46 Environmental Science Institute 0
47 Golf Club 0
48 International Office 0
49 ITF Taekwondo 0
50 Fearless Leadership Institute- Student Chapter 0
51 Jackson School of Geosciences 0
52 KUT/KUTX 0
53 KVRX 91.7 FM 0
54 Landmarks 0
55 Lavaca Child Development Center 0
56 LBJ School of Public Affairs 0
57 Longhorn Wrestling 0
58 Native American and Indigenous Studies 0
59 San Jacinto Child Development Center 0
60 School of Information 0
61 School of Nursing 0
62 School of Undergraduate Studies 0
63 Texas Law 0
64 Texas Men's Water Polo 0
65 Texas Ballroom 0
66 Texas Dance 0
67 Texas Gymnastics 0
68 Texas Ice Hockey 0
69 Texas Judo 0
70 Texas Performing Arts 0
71 Texas Phanos 0
72 Texas Table Tennis 0
73 Texas Trap and Skeet 0
74 Texas Quidditch 0
75 Texas Rock Climbing 0
76 Texas Running Club 0
77 Texas Student Television (TSTV) 0
78 Texas Taekwondo 0
79 Texas Wake 0
80 Texas Women's Club Volleyball 0
81 Texas Women's Ultimate Frisbee 0
82 Texas Wranglers 0
83 The Cactus Yearbook 0
84 The Daily Texan 0
85 The Michael and Tami Lang Stuttering Institute 0
86 The Texas Travesty 0
87 University Leadership Network 0
88 UT Aikido Club 0
89 UT Badminton Club 0
90 UT Bass Team 0
91 UT Fencing Club 0
92 UT Men's Club Volleyball 0
93 UT Racquetball Club 0
94 UT Sailing Club 0
95 UT Sailing Team 0
96 UT Society of American Archivists 0
97 UT Society of Automotive Engineers 0
98 UT Women's Club Water Polo 0
99 Water Ski Team 0
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Happy Hour CHALLENGE
The work day is over, it's time to have some fun! The college, school, unit or organization that receives the most money on April 4 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM CST will receive an additional $3,000. The award designation will be determined by the receiving college, school, unit or organization.
Rank Prize Department Raised
1 $3,000 Longhorn Band $20,775.00
2 School of Undergraduate Studies $10,500.00
3 College of Liberal Arts $4,558.00
4 Texas Exes $3,100.00
5 McCombs School of Business $2,900.00
6 Texas Athletics - Longhorn Foundation $2,025.00
7 College of Natural Sciences $2,025.00
8 Cockrell School of Engineering $1,570.00
9 Computer Science Department $1,000.00
10 Moody College of Communication $850.00
11 College of Pharmacy $750.00
12 Texas Women's Club Volleyball $680.00
13 The University of Texas at Austin $625.00
14 College of Education $610.00
15 Longhorn Baseball Club $450.00
16 Texas Law $450.00
17 Black Studies $330.00
18 Dell Medical School $250.00
19 International Office $250.00
20 Men's Club Soccer $250.00
21 University of Texas Libraries $245.00
22 UT Women's Club Water Polo $230.00
23 School of Nursing $226.00
24 Comal Child Development Center $225.00
25 Steve Hicks School of Social Work $220.00
26 College of Fine Arts $200.00
27 UT Men's Rugby $135.00
28 Lavaca Child Development Center $100.00
29 Longhorn Powerlifting $100.00
30 Native American and Indigenous Studies $100.00
31 School of Architecture $100.00
32 LBJ School of Public Affairs $90.00
33 Blanton Museum of Art $75.00
34 Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center $75.00
35 UT Archery Club $55.00
36 Texas Women's Lacrosse $55.00
37 Camp Texas $50.00
38 ITF Taekwondo $50.00
39 KUT/KUTX $50.00
40 Longhorn Band Student Association $25.00
41 Texas Ballroom $25.00
42 Texas Taekwondo $25.00
43 School of Information $20.00
44 Latino Studies $10.00
45 LLILAS Benson $10.00
46 Texas Crew $10.00
47 The Texas Travesty $10.00
48 UT Society of Automotive Engineers $10.00
49 Texas Women's Rugby $5.00
50 Texas Women's Ultimate Frisbee $5.00
51 UT Aikido Club $5.00
52 UT Badminton Club $5.00
53 UT Bass Team $5.00
54 UT Fencing Club $5.00
55 UT Men's Club Volleyball $5.00
56 UT Racquetball Club $5.00
57 UT Sailing Club $5.00
58 UT Sailing Team $5.00
59 UT Women's Club Soccer $5.00
60 Actuarial Science Club $0.00
61 Bridging Disciplines Programs $0.00
62 Briscoe Center for American History $0.00
63 Chi Epsilon $0.00
64 Communication Council $0.00
65 Department of History $0.00
66 Division of Student Affairs $0.00
67 Environmental Science Institute $0.00
68 Golf Club $0.00
69 Fearless Leadership Institute- Student Chapter $0.00
70 Jackson School of Geosciences $0.00
71 KVRX 91.7 FM $0.00
72 Landmarks $0.00
73 Longhorn Wrestling $0.00
74 San Jacinto Child Development Center $0.00
75 Texas Homeless Education Office $0.00
76 Texas Memorial Museum $0.00
77 Texas Men's Water Polo $0.00
78 Texas Dance $0.00
79 Texas Gymnastics $0.00
80 Texas Handball $0.00
81 Texas Ice Hockey $0.00
82 Texas Judo $0.00
83 Texas Performing Arts $0.00
84 Texas Phanos $0.00
85 Texas Table Tennis $0.00
86 Texas Trap and Skeet $0.00
87 Texas Quidditch $0.00
88 Texas Rock Climbing $0.00
89 Texas Running Club $0.00
90 Texas Student Television (TSTV) $0.00
91 Texas Wake $0.00
92 Texas Wranglers $0.00
93 The Cactus Yearbook $0.00
94 The Daily Texan $0.00
95 The Michael and Tami Lang Stuttering Institute $0.00
96 University Leadership Network $0.00
97 UT Society of American Archivists $0.00
98 UTeach $0.00
99 Water Ski Team $0.00
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The All-Nighter CHALLENGE
Not a morning person? Then we have the perfect challenge for you! The participating college, school, unit or organization that receives the most money overnight from April 4 at 10 p.m. to April 5 at 6 a.m. CST will be awarded an additional $3,000.
Rank Prize Department Raised
1 $3,000 Longhorn Band $6,950.00
2 College of Liberal Arts $4,286.00
3 School of Architecture $4,100.00
4 Cockrell School of Engineering $3,750.00
5 McCombs School of Business $2,725.00
6 University of Texas Libraries $2,450.00
7 College of Natural Sciences $1,930.00
8 Texas Exes $1,755.00
9 Dell Medical School $1,485.00
10 Texas Athletics - Longhorn Foundation $950.00
11 Computer Science Department $850.00
12 Department of History $775.00
13 LBJ School of Public Affairs $726.19
14 Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center $610.00
15 School of Undergraduate Studies $600.00
16 Moody College of Communication $580.00
17 College of Fine Arts $525.00
18 Texas Crew $525.00
19 International Office $495.00
20 Division of Student Affairs $425.00
21 School of Nursing $385.00
22 Steve Hicks School of Social Work $345.00
23 UT Archery Club $332.00
24 College of Pharmacy $300.00
25 Jackson School of Geosciences $275.00
26 Texas Law $250.00
27 Blanton Museum of Art $250.00
28 Camp Texas $250.00
29 Texas Phanos $250.00
30 School of Information $240.00
31 College of Education $225.00
32 Texas Women's Club Volleyball $160.00
33 UT Men's Club Volleyball $150.00
34 UT Men's Rugby $145.00
35 Communication Council $125.00
36 Longhorn Band Student Association $115.00
37 Texas Women's Rugby $101.00
38 Comal Child Development Center $100.00
39 The University of Texas at Austin $100.00
40 Actuarial Science Club $100.00
41 Longhorn Baseball Club $100.00
42 Texas Gymnastics $100.00
43 Texas Women's Lacrosse $75.00
44 ITF Taekwondo $60.00
45 Texas Homeless Education Office $50.00
46 The Michael and Tami Lang Stuttering Institute $50.00
47 UT Fencing Club $50.00
48 LLILAS Benson $25.00
49 Texas Handball $25.00
50 Texas Judo $20.00
51 San Jacinto Child Development Center $5.00
52 Black Studies $0.00
53 Bridging Disciplines Programs $0.00
54 Briscoe Center for American History $0.00
55 Chi Epsilon $0.00
56 Environmental Science Institute $0.00
57 Golf Club $0.00
58 Fearless Leadership Institute- Student Chapter $0.00
59 KUT/KUTX $0.00
60 KVRX 91.7 FM $0.00
61 Landmarks $0.00
62 Latino Studies $0.00
63 Lavaca Child Development Center $0.00
64 Longhorn Powerlifting $0.00
65 Longhorn Wrestling $0.00
66 Men's Club Soccer $0.00
67 Native American and Indigenous Studies $0.00
68 Texas Memorial Museum $0.00
69 Texas Men's Water Polo $0.00
70 Texas Ballroom $0.00
71 Texas Dance $0.00
72 Texas Ice Hockey $0.00
73 Texas Performing Arts $0.00
74 Texas Table Tennis $0.00
75 Texas Trap and Skeet $0.00
76 Texas Quidditch $0.00
77 Texas Rock Climbing $0.00
78 Texas Running Club $0.00
79 Texas Student Television (TSTV) $0.00
80 Texas Taekwondo $0.00
81 Texas Wake $0.00
82 Texas Women's Ultimate Frisbee $0.00
83 Texas Wranglers $0.00
84 The Cactus Yearbook $0.00
85 The Daily Texan $0.00
86 The Texas Travesty $0.00
87 University Leadership Network $0.00
88 UT Aikido Club $0.00
89 UT Badminton Club $0.00
90 UT Bass Team $0.00
91 UT Racquetball Club $0.00
92 UT Sailing Club $0.00
93 UT Sailing Team $0.00
94 UT Society of American Archivists $0.00
95 UT Society of Automotive Engineers $0.00
96 UT Women's Club Soccer $0.00
97 UT Women's Club Water Polo $0.00
98 UTeach $0.00
99 Water Ski Team $0.00
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Mid Morning Stretch CHALLENGE
Slept in during the Early Bird Challenge yesterday? That's ok! Make your gift during the Mid Morning Stretch! The participating college, school, unit or organization that receives the greatest number of unique gifts on April 4 from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. CST will receive an additional $3,000. Make a gift now to support your favorite program on campus!
Rank Prize Department Gifts
1 $3,000 San Jacinto Child Development Center 161
2 Texas Exes 46
3 Texas Crew 43
4 Comal Child Development Center 19
5 McCombs School of Business 12
6 School of Nursing 12
7 Longhorn Band 11
8 College of Liberal Arts 8
9 College of Natural Sciences 7
10 Dell Medical School 7
11 Cockrell School of Engineering 6
12 Lavaca Child Development Center 6
13 Moody College of Communication 5
14 College of Education 5
15 Actuarial Science Club 5
16 LBJ School of Public Affairs 4
17 University of Texas Libraries 4
18 School of Undergraduate Studies 3
19 School of Architecture 3
20 Steve Hicks School of Social Work 3
21 UT Men's Rugby 3
22 Texas Gymnastics 3
23 College of Fine Arts 3