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Support for CAED

Private support is essential to the growth and enhancement of the college and its departments. Opportunities abound - from student scholarships to course curriculum and materials, from professional development opportunities to sponsorship for study abroad placements and travel. The sky is the limit!

Current partnerships with individuals, foundations and corporations include-

Scholarships and Internships

Support students by providing a computer, travel funds, or supplies. Or, support someone with financial need. For a full list of the currently funded opportunities, go to CAED Scholarships and Internships.

Guest Speakers/Project Sponsors

Practicing professionals give their time and knowlege on campus to strengthen ties between the academic and career fields.

Teacher/Student Scholars

Faculty and students participate in applied research, attend professional conferences, or contribute through presenting papers.

Study Abroad

Offer the learning experience of a lifetime! Students are placed with firms across the state, nation and world, where they experience a transformational educational opportunity.

Named Studios, Labs, and Design Studios

Support a specific research agenda or the facilities and equipment that define the curriculum. Examples include the Paul and Verla Neel NRC Materials Research Lab, or any of the college's shops and experimental laboratories.


Please contact the CAED Advancement Office at 805-756-5138 to get involved or vist Cal Poly Giving to donate.

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