The 15 biggest private donations to universities by the ultra rich
|05/21/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Here are the 15 largest donations to public and private colleges, tracked using data from The Chronicle of Higher Education.
- The largest donation belongs to billionaire and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg.
- Nike co-founder Phil Knight has made several donations above $100 million to schools on the West Coast.
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Billionaire Robert F. Smith shocked the nation after announcing he would pay off all student loans for the 400-person graduating class at Atlanta’s Morehouse College.
The gift, which reportedly amounts to $40 million, differs from other college donations because it goes read more >>>