Institute for Global Engagement


Making a donation to the Institute for Global Engagement Foundation account will help support the following activities:

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  • scholarships for Western students who cannot otherwise afford to participate in an education abroad experience;
  • international speakers who bring new perspectives on world issues to Western and to the community at large;/li>
  • internationally-focused events on campus, such as International Week (in November), the IGE symposium at Scholars’ Week (in May), and the IGE Reel World Film Series (throughout the academic year).

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Donors can specify the purpose of their gift or they can allow IGE to decide how to spend the funds.