Philanthropic & Alumni Engagement

Philanthropic & Alumni Engagement (PAE) is available to assist faculty who are seeking philanthropic funding opportunities from private foundations.  PAE offers many services including, but not limited to:

  • Identifying targeted funding opportunities from charitable foundations
  • Proposal editing, ensuring funders’ priorities are addressed and emphasized
  • Stewarding funders and building relationships on behalf of Pitt and its faculty
  • Managing the gift agreement process and securing institutional signatures

For more information about PAE services, please contact