A Bold Match

Participate in the Alvarez Research Challenge

Carlos Alvarez

The Carlos Alvarez College of Business has set aside $1 Million from the historic donation of benefactors Carlos and Malú Alvarez to match contributions that support college research initiatives.

Multiply the impact of your gift by participating in this challenge.

  • Outright gifts starting at $100,000 qualify for a 100% match.
  • Planned gifts starting at $100,000 qualify for a 25% match with a $25,000 cash commitment upfront.
  • Qualifying gifts may be eligible for additional matching by the Texas Research Incentive Program (TRIP), increasing your total contribution.

Your gift will make an impact today and a lasting one in the future.

 Your gift to meet the Research Challenge in the Carlos Alvarez College of Business supports the following:

  • Undergraduate research
  • Graduate and doctoral research fellowships
  • Professorships, chairs and other faculty research
  • Research equipment, supplies and travel for students and faculty

Matched Contributions To Date

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Research Challenge Interest Form

Please let us know the research area you would like to support with your gift:
Select any that apply.

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For more information please contact:

Kimberly S. West
Assistant Vice President for Development