Philanthropy Circle

The Marquette Challenge Philanthropy Circle recognizes cumulative giving by schools to the Challenge. To be eligible to join, schools must participate in the Challenge for at least 10 years.

Philanthropy Circle members play a leading role in the annual Marquette Challenge and help the Foundation achieve its mission to fund outstanding physical therapist researchers through doctoral scholarships and research grants.

Leaders Society (schools raising $600,000 or more)
University of Pittsburgh

Champion Society (schools raising $300,000 or more)
Marquette University
University of Miami

Collegiate Society (schools raising $200,000 or more)
Virginia Commonwealth University

Challenge Society (schools raising $100,000 or more)
Emory University
University of Colorado
University of Delaware
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Cornerstone Society (schools raising $50,000 or more)
Arcadia University
Indiana University
MGH Institute of Health Professions
Midwestern University – Downers Grove
Northwestern University
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Washington University in St. Louis

*Please note that, at this time, there are no programs within the Capstone Society ($500,000+) or Crest Society ($400,000+).