Endowment gifts are greatly valued by the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. Endowments are vital because they are a permanent source of income that will continue to grow over time. Endowed funds are strategically invested and USC Viterbi receives a portion of the gains every year.

Endowed gifts

May be named for an individual, a family, or for someone the donor wishes to honor
Provide permanent and everlasting support for USC Viterbi
Secure your legacy at USC forever

Endowment options include Chairs and Professorships. A named chair or professorship recognizes scholarly excellence and is the highest honor the School can bestow upon its faculty.

Early Career Chairs

A named assistant professorship honors and supports young faculty who show great promise in their chosen fields.

Student Scholarships and Fellowships

Scholarship and fellowship support enhances the School’s ability to reward student excellence and to recruit both qualified and students with financial need.

Additional endowment giving opportunities

Academic programs
Research institutes and centers
Laboratories and classrooms

Published on July 26th, 2017

Last updated on April 13th, 2020