Columbia University School of Nursing

Since its inception in 1892, Columbia University School of Nursing has been a national and international model of excellence in health care—in education, research, and clinical care. Today the School faces critical challenges. With the generosity of alumni and friends, the School will continue to advance the quality of health care by improving the its physical space, strengthening its financial aid program, and attracting and retaining top faculty members.

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A New Building for the School of Nursing at Columbia University
Columbia University School of Nursing has an extraordinary opportunity as we prepare to build a new home for the future of nursing education, research, and clinical practice.

Join other alumni and friends in supporting the School’s effort to create a space to ensure the highest standards of learning and research that make Columbia Nursing one of the premier schools of nursing in the world.

For more information, contact:

Janice Rafferty
Director of Development
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 305-1088
jar2272@columbia.edu

Any Amount
WHO Collaborating Center for Advanced Practice Nursing General Fund
A gift to the WHO Collaborating Center will support global efforts to provide education and clinical support with our international partners in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Dominican Republic.
For more information, contact:

Janice Rafferty
Director of Development
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 305-1088
jar2272@columbia.edu

Any Amount
Nurse Anesthesia Alumni Scholarship Gift Fund
Join other nurse anesthesia alumni and friends in honoring this master's program by making a contribution to the Nurse Anesthesia Alumni Scholarship Gift Fund.

Gifts will be used to help establish an endowed scholarship fund to benefit graduate students enrolled in the nurse anesthesia program at the School of Nursing.

For more information, contact:

Janice Rafferty
Director of Development
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 305-1088
jar2272@columbia.edu

Any Amount
Psychiatric Mental Health Scholarship Fund
Join other Psychiatric Mental Health nursing alumni and friends in honoring this longstanding master's program by making a contribution to the Psychiatric Mental Health Scholarship Fund.

Gifts will be directed to the endowed scholarship fund for PMH students at the School of Nursing.

For more information, contact:

Janice Rafferty
Director of Development
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 305-1088
jar2272@columbia.edu

Any Amount
The Annual Fund
Support Columbia Nursing's new building, invest in scholarships, student study overseas, and other top priorities at the school.

The Annual Fund helps to ensure that students receive financial aid and have the enhanced resources they need to achieve their dream of making a difference in health care. Your gift - at any level - advances patient care by enabling the best and and brightest to choose Columbia Nursing. 

To read about the four ways you can direct your Annual Fund gift, please click here.

For more information, contact:

Janine Handfus
Associate Director, Annual Fund & Foundation Relations
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
212-305-0079
jh2526@columbia.edu

$5,000
Global Consultancies and Workshops
Focusing on international issues and requiring local and overseas travel, these consultancies and workshops are vital to the WHO Collaborating Center and its partners’ work, and to the professional education of students. These funds will allow faculty and our collaborators to meet face-to-face and improve mutual efforts.
For more information, contact:

Janice Rafferty
Director of Development
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 305-1088
jar2272@columbia.edu

$5,000
Named Class Scholarship
Join your classmates in making a collective gift to create a one-year scholarship named in honor of your graduating class.

Nursing alumni have a long tradition of honoring their graduating classes by making class gifts. All scholars and donors are recognized at the Annual Fall Scholarship Reception.

For more information, contact:

Reva Feinstein
Associate Dean for Development
Columbia University School of Nursing
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 342-3030
rgf7@columbia.edu

$25,000
International Fellowships
Help Columbia Nursing students participate in World Health Organization exchange partnerships, primarily in Sub-Saharan Africa.

The Columbia University School of Nursing is designated as a World Health Organization Collaborating Center for International Development in Advanced Practice Nursing.

For more information, contact:

Janice Rafferty
Director of Development
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 305-1088
jar2272@columbia.edu

$50,000
Endowed Scholarship
Endow and name an annual scholarship to help the worthiest students attend the School of Nursing.

Nearly 98 percent of Nursing students receive some level of financial aid each year. All scholars and donors are recognized at the annual Fall Scholarship Reception.

For more information, contact:

Reva Feinstein
Associate Dean for Development
Columbia University School of Nursing
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 342-3030
rgf7@columbia.edu

$250,000
Endowed Annual Global Lecture
Gifts will help to create an annual conference to attract national and international leaders and policy to address global health inequalities.
For more information, contact:

Janice Rafferty
Director of Development
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 305-1088
jar2272@columbia.edu

$1,000,000
Post-Doctoral Distinguished Fellowships
Provide support for this vital program, which trains nurse researchers in methods specific to health services research.

Offering formal mentoring with health services researchers to guide students in their work, these fellowships will help nurture scholarly inquiry, investigative skills, and intellectual growth. This program enables the School to continue to be a leader in health policy.

For more information, contact:

Reva Feinstein
Associate Dean for Development
Columbia University School of Nursing
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 342-3030
rgf7@columbia.edu

$1,500,000
Endowed Junior Professorship
Help the School of Nursing recruit promising junior faculty members.

Named junior professorships encourage faculty members at the early stages of their careers who are dedicated to advanced-practice education as well as to research or clinical practice.

For more information, contact:

Reva Feinstein
Associate Dean for Development
Columbia University School of Nursing
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 342-3030
rgf7@columbia.edu

$2,500,000
Endowed Professorship
Support a current faculty member's clinical research or help the dean recruit an outstanding faculty member.

While named professorships are lasting memorials to generous donors, they also support vital programs and reflect the importance and standing that the School of Nursing holds for alumni and friends.

For more information, contact:

Reva Feinstein
Associate Dean for Development
Columbia University School of Nursing
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 342-3030
rgf7@columbia.edu