Invest in Tomorrow's Leaders

When you make a contribution to the Chadwick A. Boseman College of Fine Arts, you invest directly in the College and our students.

Contributions at every level support our vision to create Scholars who are Teachers, Artists, and Aesthetic/Cultural Activists. Each and every gift makes a difference. But our future depends on you. We have big goals, and with your support we can reach them.

Make a gift now to support the Boseman College of Fine Arts in the areas of greatest need:

  • Scholarships
  • Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment
  • ExhibitionsPresentations and Productions
  • Physical Facilities: Lulu Vere Childers Hall, Fine Arts Workshop
  • Center for Fine Arts and Communications

We extend our gratitude and thank you for your continued commitment and support of our students. We invite you to invest in tomorrow’s leaders by making your tax deductible gift today. For more information on how you can get involved with the College of Fine Arts contact our office at or through the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.

You can explore additional ways to support the Chadwick A. Boseman College of Fine Arts and our students by choosing a tile below:

College of Fine Arts Celebration Tour

The Howard University Chadwick A. Boseman College of Fine Arts aims to become the highest-impact Fine and Performing Arts College by academically, creatively and financially supporting students, recruiting the best faculty, and transforming the fields of Art, Dance, Music and Theatre.

Donations from alumni, friends, faculty and staff, along with funding from individuals, foundations and corporations, will help the College build resources to further its academic mission and vision, increasing endowments and scholarship packages.

Photo: Bob Iger and Chadwick A. Boseman

Learn More About Our Tour

Ways to Support

Individual Giving

Your gift will ensure that the fine and performing arts remain a vibrant cultural and educational force. If you are interested in discussing extensive philanthropic engagement or a designation of funds (donating stock, legacy planning, life income gift, IRA or other retirement plan, life insurance policy, or other planned gift),

Planned Giving

Corporate and Foundation Giving

Donations from foundations, corporations and city, state, and federal government agencies provide essential support for our activities, including newly commissioned productions that serve to inspire and energize rising generations of artists and supporters. Our institutional supporters receive many integrated marketing, client and hospitality benefits.

Corporate and Foundation Giving

Special Events

Create a unique fundraising event and make a difference in our students lives. You are not only supporting us by raising critical funds to help us support our students education, but also by creating awareness about our important vision and advocating on our behalf. We can only do so through the support of people like you who share our dedication to educating the next generation of leaders in the arts!

Special Event Fundraising

Annual Fund

Gifts to the Annual Fund provide a way for alumni, parents, employees, students and friends, like you, to make an immediate impact on Howard University year after year. Gifts designated to the Annual Fund provide crucial support for financial aid, the cost of tuition and support student life.

Annual Fund

Endowed Chair Fund

It is time for the first-ever Endowed Chair of the Fine Arts.

Creating an endowed chair will enable Howard University's Chadwick A. Boseman College of Fine Arts to recruit a distinguished scholar and practitioner to carry on the important work of the Fine and Performing Arts.


Endowed Chair Fund

Faculty and Staff Campaign

The Family Fund, Howard University’s annual faculty and staff campaign, allows University employees to become more engaged in their professional roles. The Family Fund will support students, our campus, programs and initiatives, and so much more. Gifts from faculty, staff, and retirees support an array of scholarships and departmental initiatives, as well as the University’s most vital and emerging needs. 

Howard employees may make charitable contributions via payroll deduction. You may choose to have $5 or more deducted from your payroll biweekly, or you may wish to have the Development and Alumni Relations Office calculate the appropriate amount to fulfill a pledge. Call 202-238-2498 for more information.