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Past Events


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#49HoursforAlaska "Why I Give" Challenge
Thank you for your generous contribution to the University of Alaska. We would love to hear your story about why you give. Tell us why you choose to support UA and 3 lucky donors will be selected for a chance to win $500 each to direct to a University of Alaska fund of your choice thanks to the UA Foundation. Make sure to use #49HoursforAlaska (1) Follow us at @UAKFoundation on Facebook, @UforAlaska on Instagram, or @UAKFoundation on Twitter (2) Tag your favorite UA Campus @UAAnchorage, @UAFairbanks, or @UASAlaska (3) Post your Why using the #49HoursforAlaska
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UA Alaska Airlines First Class Ticket Social Media Challenge
Club 49’s 10th Anniversary celebration continues! We are pleased to partner with the University of Alaska Foundation for UA Giving Day 2021 – 49 Hours for Alaska! On November 9-10, share your University of Alaska story on Facebook. Tell us why the University of Alaska is important to you and/or to the state of Alaska. Use the hashtag #49HoursforAlaska and #Club49 and tag @UAKFoundation to be eligible to win. One lucky winner will be selected at random to win two r/t first class tickets on Alaska Airlines. Drawing will take place and the winner will be notified following UA Giving Day.
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$12,000
UAA Alumni Association Challenge
Thank you UAA Alumni Association and UAA alumni donors! $12,000 has been unlocked to support UAA students and programs.
150 / 150 Donors
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UAA Join your pack: $8,000 for your college
Thank you UAA supporters! $15,500 has been unlocked to support UAA colleges.
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$5,000
UAA Marcia Trudgen ISER Challenge
Thank you Marcia Trudgen and UAA ISER donors! $5,000 has been unlocked to support the ISER Excellence Fund.
10 / 10 Donors
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UAA Vote with Your Donation: Colleges and Athletics
Thank you UAA supporters! $2,500 has been unlocked to support the top UAA unit.
Rank Prize UAA College and Athletics Funds Donors
1 $2,500 Excellence in Gymnastics* 233
2 Excellence in Volleyball 95
3 Excellence in Cross Country/Track and Field 73
4 Excellence in Women's Basketball 55
5 Excellence in Men's Basketball 42
6 Excellence in Skiing 22
7 College of Health Excellence 16
8 College of Business and Public Policy Scholarship 15
9 WWAMI 50th Anniversary Endowed Scholarship 15
10 ISER Excellence 15
11 WPM+RE Program Excellence 14
12 Excellence in Social Work 13
13 College of Business and Public Policy Excellence 12
14 Excellence in Culinary Arts and Hospitality Administration 12
15 Excellence in Engineering 9
16 College of Engineering Scholarship 9
17 UAA Nursing Endowed Scholarship 9
18 Excellence in Biology 9
19 Excellence in Hockey* 9
20 Athletic Excellence 9
21 Della Keats Summer Enrichment Program 7
22 Excellence in Project Management 7
23 Excellence in Allied Health Endowment 7
24 Excellence in History 6
25 CBPP Excellence in Leadership 6
26 Excellence in Geomatics 5
27 Excellence in Music Spendable 5
28 Excellence in Journalism & Communication 4
29 College of Engineering STEM Outreach 4
30 Excellence in RRANN 4
31 Excellence in Aviation Technology 4
32 Excellence in Automotive and Diesel Technology 3
33 CAS Student Success Support 3
34 Excellence in Psychology 3
35 Excellence in Justice 3
36 Excellence in Languages 2
37 Dr. Robert Fortuine Endowed WWAMI Scholarship 2
38 Excellence in English 2
39 Excellence in Mechanical Engineering 2
40 Excellence in Nursing Endowment 2
41 UAA Community and Technical College Excellence 2
42 Excellence in Strength and Conditioning 2
43 Excellence in Arts and Sciences 2
44 Excellence in Art 2
45 Excellence in Mathematical Sciences 2
46 Sue Linford Culinary Arts & Hospitality Scholarship 2
47 CAS Crossing the Finish Line Completion Endowed Scholarship 1
48 Governor William A. Egan Endowed Award 1
49 Excellence in Chemistry 1
50 Excellence in Geology 1
51 Excellence in Computer Science and Engineering 1
52 Excellence in Political Science 1
53 Alaska Business Plan Competition General Support 1
54 Community and Technical College Scholarship 1
55 Excellence in Health Sciences Simulation 1
56 Excellence in Building Technologies 1
57 Engineering Dean's Excellene Award 0
58 Al Talcott Surveying and Mapping 0
59 Excellence in Alaska Native Studies 0
60 Excellence in Anthropology 0
61 UAA CTC ASC Student Competition 0
62 Excellence in Computer and Electronics Technologies 0
63 UAA ASCE Student Competitions 0
64 WWAMI Clinical Faculty Development 0
65 International Studies Excellence 0
66 Excellence in Philosophy 0
67 Excellence in Women's Studies 0
68 Montgomery Dickson Center for Japanese Language and Culture 0
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$2,000
In Memoriam of Susan McLoughry Challenge
Thank you Bob Buntzen and UA donors! $2,000 has been unlocked to support the Susan McLoughry Nursing Scholarship.
20 / 20 Donors
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$1,000
UAA Chancellor Sean and Sandy Parnell Scholarship Challenge
Thank you UAA Chancellor Sean and Sandy Parnell and UAA donors! $1,000 has been unlocked to support the UAA General Scholarship Fund.
100 / 100 Donors
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$1,000
UAA Excellence in Graduate Education Challenge
Thank you Provost Denise and Bill Runge, Dr. Mary Jo Finney, and UAA alumni and employee donors! $1,000 has been unlocked to support Excellence in Graduate Education.
49 / 49 Donors
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UAA Eat Like a Seawolf
Share a photo of your UAA or UAA community campus-themed food and write how UAA inspired it! The meal can be your own creation or from a restaurant. Share your entry using the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska for the chance to unlock $1,000 toward any UAA fund at the UA Foundation of your choosing. To be eligible: Make post public; Include the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska; Tag @uaanchorage on Facebook and Twitter, or @uaaphotos on Instagram; Include the title of your social media challenge in the text of your post; Include link to Giving Day web page: givingday.alaska.edu/UAA (Champions, you can use your custom referral link.)
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UAA Seawolf Pup — Or Any Pet!
Post a picture of your pet dressed to celebrate UAA (or your UAA community campus). Share your entry using the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska for the chance to unlock $1,000 toward any UAA fund at the UA Foundation of your choosing. To be eligible: Make post public; Include the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska; Tag @uaanchorage on Facebook and Twitter, or @uaaphotos on Instagram; Include the title of your social media challenge in the text of your post; Include link to Giving Day web page: givingday.alaska.edu/UAA (Champions, you can use your custom referral link.)
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Your UAA Amazing Professor
Share how a professor (or other UAA faculty or staff member) made a positive impact in your life. Share your entry using the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska for the chance to unlock $1,000 toward any UAA fund at the UA Foundation of your choosing. To be eligible: Make post public; Include the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska; Tag @uaanchorage on Facebook and Twitter, or @uaaphotos on Instagram; Include the title of your social media challenge in the text of your post; Include link to Giving Day web page: givingday.alaska.edu/UAA (Champions, you can use your custom referral link.)
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UAA Green & Gold Outfit
Post a picture of you decked out in full Seawolf swag. Share your entry using the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska for the chance to unlock $1,000 toward any UAA fund at the UA Foundation of your choosing. To be eligible: Make post public; Include the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska; Tag @uaanchorage on Facebook and Twitter, or @uaaphotos on Instagram; Include the title of your social media challenge in the text of your post; Include link to Giving Day web page: givingday.alaska.edu/UAA (Champions, you can use your custom referral link.)
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$500
UAA Professor Julie Wrigley WPM+RE Program Excellence Challenge
Thank you Professor Julie Wrigley and UAA WPM+RE Program Excellence supporters! $500 has been unlocked to support the WPM+RE Program Excellence fund.
5 / 5 Donors
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UAA Employee Challenge
One lucky UAA employee who donates during UA Giving Day will be randomly selected to direct $500 to a University of Alaska fund of their choice thanks to UA President Pat Pitney.
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UA Alaska Airlines First Class Ticket Champions Challenge
Alaska Airlines is excited to participate in UA Giving Day 2021 – 49 Hours for Alaska by recognizing the hard work of our Giving Day Champions. One lucky champion will be selected at random to win two first class, roundtrip tickets on Alaska Airlines. To be eligible to win, simply sign up to be a champion* and share on social media.*Register via the Champion sign in page and share your personal giving day link/URL via social media to be eligible. Drawing will take place and the winner will be notified following UA Giving Day.
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UA Alaska Airlines UA Giving Day Match
Thank you Alaska Airlines and UA donors! $25,000 has been unlocked to support scholarships for students attending any campus of the University of Alaska System.
$25,000 MATCHED
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$10,000
UA Regent Mary K. Hughes – Educating Alaska’s Educators Challenge
Thank you Regent Mary K. Hughes, UA alumni, and friends! $10,000 has been unlocked to establish a fund that will support Alaskans majoring in education.
100 / 100 Donors
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$5,000
UAA Patricia Baum General Scholarship Challenge
Thank you Patricia Baum and UAA donors! $5,000 has been unlocked to support UAA General Scholarships.
600 / 600 Donors
Completed
$4,900
UAA 49th Finishers Scholarship Challenge
Thank you Tim Schrage ’92 and Jennifer Wieland Schrage ’93 and UAA donors! $4,900 has been unlocked to support the 49th Finishers Scholarship.
49 / 49 Donors
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$2,000
UA President Pitney Alumni Challenge
Thank you UA President Pitney and UA alumni donors! $2,000 has been unlocked to support scholarships for students attending any campus in the University of Alaska system.
49 / 49 Donors
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$1,000
UA Foundation President Burnett Challenge
Thank you UA Foundation President, Tod Burnett and UA supporters! $1,000 has been unlocked to support student scholarships.
100 / 100 Donors
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$1,000
UAA Vice Chancellor Bruce Schultz AHAINA (Multicultural Student Services) Program Challenge
Thank you Vice Chancellor Bruce Schultz and UAA donors! $1,000 has been unlocked to support the African-American, Hispanic, Asian-Pacific Islander, International, and Native American (AHAINA) Program General Support fund.
149 / 149 Donors
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$1,000
UAA Professor Terry Fields WPM+RE Challenge
Thank you Professor Terry Fields and WPM+RE supporters! $1,000 has been unlocked to support the WPM+RE Program Excellence fund.
10 / 10 Gifts
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UAA 49th donor bonus: $1,000 for any UAA fund at the UA Foundation
Thank you to UAA"s 49th donor! $1,000 has been unlocked to support the UAA 49th donor's fund of choice.
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UAA Share Your Love
Tell your friends why you support students. Share your entry using the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska for the chance to unlock $1,000 toward any UAA fund at the UA Foundation of your choosing. To be eligible: Make post public; Include the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska; Tag @uaanchorage on Facebook and Twitter, or @uaaphotos on Instagram; Include the title of your social media challenge in the text of your post; Include link to Giving Day web page: givingday.alaska.edu/UAA (Champions, you can use your custom referral link.)
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UAA Seawolf Throwback Photo
Post your best throwback photo from your days attending UAA or one of the community campuses. Share your entry using the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska for the chance to unlock $1,000 toward any UAA fund at the UA Foundation of your choosing. To be eligible: Make post public; Include the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska; Tag @uaanchorage on Facebook and Twitter, or @uaaphotos on Instagram; Include the title of your social media challenge in the text of your post; Include link to Giving Day web page: givingday.alaska.edu/UAA (Champions, you can use your custom referral link.)
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UAA Seawolf Pride
Share what about UAA makes you proud. Share your entry using the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska for the chance to unlock $1,000 toward any UAA fund at the UA Foundation of your choosing. To be eligible: Make post public; Include the hashtag #49HoursForAlaska; Tag @uaanchorage on Facebook and Twitter, or @uaaphotos on Instagram; Include the title of your social media challenge in the text of your post; Include link to Giving Day web page: givingday.alaska.edu/UAA (Champions, you can use your custom referral link.)
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$500
UAA Professor Julie Wrigley Tom Case Fellowship Program Challenge
Thank you Professor Julie Wrigley and UAA CBPP Excellence in Leadership supporters! $500 has been unlocked to support the CBPP Excellence in Leadership fund.
5 / 5 Donors
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UA System Office Staff Council Challenge
The UA System Office Staff Council challenges all System Office employees to participate in the 2021 UA Giving Day by making a gift to any UA program, department, or fund in support of UA's outstanding faculty, staff, and students! One lucky employee who donates during UA Giving Day will be randomly selected to direct $500 to a University of Alaska fund of their choice thanks to UA President Pat Pitney.
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