Wright State University Foundation accepting applications for Students First Fund grants

Program supports student success initiatives at the Dayton and Lake campuses

All students, faculty and staff with a creative concept to promote student success are welcome to apply for a Students First Fund grant by Feb. 23, 2024. Continue reading

Wright State’s Cameos of Caring awards celebrates nurses

Wright State’s School of Nursing, Kinesiology and Health Sciences celebrated the accomplishments of the 2023 Cameos of Caring award recipients. Continue reading

Wright Day to Give scheduled for Oct. 3

Donors can make online gifts during the university’s annual giving day

For this year’s Wright Day to Give, donors are invited to “Give Back to the Pack” and help the university reach its goal of 1,100 donors. Continue reading

Annual Amigos Latinos gala to honor community members

The annual Amigos Latinos Gala, the signature fundraiser for the Amigos Latinos Scholarship at Wright State, will take place on Oct. 7 at the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

Let there be light

Finance expert with longtime love for filmmaking helps motion pictures students

Wright State graduate Mark Black, a financial planner and independent film fan, gives back and helps motion picture students achieve their dreams. Continue reading

ArtsGala: A celebration of students, scholarships and skills

A classy and classic gala that showcases outstanding fine and performing arts students and raises money to help those students complete their education. Continue reading

Wright State welcomes first cohort for Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans

A group of veterans is spending the week at Wright State learning how to turn their business ideas into reality during the inaugural Reynolds and Reynolds Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans. Continue reading

Building a brighter future

Corporate partners lend their time, talent and treasure to help engineering students thrive

Wright State’s Department of Biomedical, Industrial and Human Factors Engineering has launched a fundraising campaign to support student success. Continue reading

Wright State alumna named partner-in-charge of Washington National Tax practice of KPMG

Danielle Rolfes also endowed a scholarship to support single parents pursuing an undergraduate business degree or MBA at Wright State. Continue reading

Wright State University Foundation welcomes new trustees

Linda Black-Kurek ’78 will serve as the foundation's board chair

The Wright State University Foundation has appointed six new trustees to its board, effective July 1, 2023. Continue reading