LakersDay 2022 Initiatives 


                        University Priorities

                        Support the day-to-day operations, initiatives and people that directly impact our students’ education with a  gift to the Annual Fund. 


                        Athletics Fund for Excellence

                        Cheer on the Lakers and make a difference for our student athletes.


                        Center for Arts Leadership

                        Empower students in music, theatre and dance to excel as artists and professionals — utilizing the arts to inspire social change. 


                        Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

                        Expand Roosevelt's DEI initiatives designed to make our community more equitable. 


                        Finance Honors Program

                        Promote the advancement of women, underrepresented groups and first-generation college students in finance. 


                        Future Educators Grant

                        Support the Educators of tomorrow and help cover fees for required certification exams.


                        Joan Deutsch Herczeg Women Scholars

                        Promote real solutions to gender inequities through education, mentorship and leadership opportunities. Prepare the Women leaders of tomorrow. 


                        Mansfield Fellowship for Activism and Community Engagement 

                        Empower students to become socially conscious leaders and activists. Provide students with paid internships with Chicago community organizations. 


                        Research and Career Development Grants in Science, Health and Pharmacy

                        Prepare students to excel in science, health and pharmacy with funding for research and career development opportunities. 


                        Scholarships and Grants:

                        Give the gift of opportunity. Provide scholarships and grants to students with significant financial need, helping make their educational dreams a reality. 


                        STEM Center 

                        Enhance academic and career opportunities for Latinx and low-income students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.