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- Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 18.95
Lessons Learned gives unprecedented access to the university president's office, providing a unique set of reflections on the challenges involved in leading both research universities and liberal arts colleges. In this landmark book, William Bowen, former president of Princeton University and of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and coauthor of... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 48.95
The main purpose of this book is to explore and understand the motivation behind major donations to higher education and what the role of religion is in these motivations. Features interviews with major donors. more...
- RAND Corporation 2002; US$ 9.95
Provides an intellectual framework for guiding prospective major donors in giving more effectively to higher education.Although most major gifts are profoundly motivated by charitable intentions, the noble impulse to give to higher education can quickly generate complicated choices. Which school? Which program? Under what terms or conditions? Even... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2011; US$ 44.99
Strong higher education advancement leadership is more important today than ever. The success of advancement and development offices rests largely on the shoulders of chief advancement officers. Through groundbreaking research, this book identifies details and themes of leadership along with theoretical and practical implications important to a... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 41.95
In this timely textbook, authors Drezner and Huehls take the interdisciplinary, complex nature of the study of philanthropy and fundraising and apply it to the field of higher education. Covering issues of increasing importance to institutions?including donor cultivation, growth of fundraising at community colleges and minority institutions, engagement... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 34.95
To help move fundraising staff away from a "one size fits all" approach, this book provides a comprehensive overview of philanthropy in diverse cultures, including Latinos, African Americans, Native Americans, and Asian Americans. more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 42.00
Fundraising is an increasingly important responsibility for academic leaders, from department chairs to deans and on up into the executive ranks in higher education. In this concise, practical guide, Penelepe Hunt (professional fundraiser, teacher, management consultant, and executive coach) shows the vital role that academic leaders play in raising... more...
- Stylus Publishing 2012; US$ 28.99
Fundraising Strategies for Community Colleges is a hands-on, step-by-step guide to building a million-dollar-a-year development office. Community colleges educate nearly half the undergraduates in America yet receive as little as two percent of all gifts to higher education. Private philanthropy is now essential to the mission of community colleges.... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 38.00
Grant funding has become increasingly crucial to universities and university faculty, even as government and private funding reductions and increased application pools result in a more and more competitive environment. Securing the funding which is available is not a simple process, and institutional support for faculty who seek grants is uneven, where... more...
- Rowmark 2005; US$ 19.99
In this guide: How to organise yourself for effective fundraising How to research and identify potential funders How to approach trusts and foundations, businesses and the rich and famous How to research and write an Appeal How to cold call businesses for funding How to get a commitment face to face How to approach the media... more...