How to Support

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A School of Automotive where outstanding teaching fuels student curiosity. Where students become the next generation of leaders. Where the standard of excellence is set for the industry. This is SIU!

Industry Donations

The automotive program wouldn’t exist if it weren’t for industry support. The program relies on vehicles, components, tools, equipment, and service information to provide top-notch industry leading education. If you have the capability of securing a donation for the program, please contact the Director, Drew Croxell with any details. Refer to the Support Timeline to see what others have donated in the past. Please review the programs Request of Industry to see if you have the capacity to help us prepare the future workforce. And as always, thank you for your continued support!

Monetary Donations

Online support for our priority areas can be accomplished with the form below. Learn more about our priority funds or our other support funds at areas to support and funding priorities. Online giving to our other support funds can be accomplished by searching the fund name on the SIU Foundation’s website.

Please contact us if your passion is to develop a new area of support. Gifts of any size can help provide a margin of excellence to directly influence our trajectory. Together we can accelerate SIU Automotive forward!

Learn about how various gifts have directly improved what we do at SIU Automotive by viewing our Gifts in Action. Learn more about some of the many Ways to Give when imagining the possibilities!

Matched Gifts

Your gift to the School of Automotive may be doubled or tripled through your company’s matching gift program! Some companies even match gifts made by retirees and/or their spouses. To find out if a company has a matching gift policy, please enter the company’s name in the database on the following SIU Foundation Website.

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