Foundation relations

The Foundation Relations team works closely with private foundations to develop innovative projects and programs that promise positive, long-term impact. We invite you to explore the partnership opportunities at Ohio State, including many programs of national and global prominence.

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Mission

Our Foundation Relations team helps the university community to identify, establish, and coordinate foundation support for Ohio State’s educational, academic and community service priorities. We promote mutually beneficial relationships with private philanthropic foundations that likely share a defined interest with one or more of Ohio State’s diverse programs, including its 92 doctoral, 132 masters, and 167 undergraduate programs.

Why us?

We invite you to partner with us to explore new opportunities and programs that promote innovation and discovery within our community, across the country, and around the world.

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