What We Do

Peninsula College Foundation provides support for Peninsula College students and programs through endowed scholarships and donor-designated giving, and delivers additional program and student support through fundraising efforts.  

Student Support

Seventy percent of Peninsula College students receive need-based aid, and the Foundation has an important role in helping to meet this need.

  • Scholarships
    • Need-based
    • Merit
    • Specfic Areas of Study
  • Emergency Book Loans
  • Auto Gifting Program
  • Travel, Conference Fees
  • Testing Fees
  • Classroom Materials

Program Support

  • Writer-in-residence
  • Artist-in-residence

Community Cultural Enrichment


Investment Management

  • Endowed Scholarship
  • Exceptional Faculty Endowment
  • Nursing Program Endowments
  • President’s Award

Window to the Future

Coming soon… an endowment campaign that will raise funds to provide support to students in perpetuity.

In addition to providing scholarships and program support, the Foundation has funded many other campus activities.Among other things, the foundation supported the following during the 2012-13 academic year:

  • Maier Hall concert series
  • Tuition support and professional development for faculty and staff continuing education
  • Fulbright Scholar travel assistance
  • GED testing fees for low-income students
  • Faculty-mentored research projects and materials
  • Program software and equipment
  • Classroom materials for low-income students