Campaign Priorities

Prioritize people

Promote a culture that attracts, recognizes, and values people as our greatest resource. Includes:

  • Financial aid for veterinary professional students
  • Endowed and term faculty professorships
  • Clinic and program faculty directorships
  • Tufts at Tech Community Veterinary Clinic
  • Shelter Medicine Program
  • Leadership Scholars Program to advance recruitment of diverse students and faculty
  • Outlook Scholars Program to create a diverse STEM pipeline

Engage strategic scholars

Continuously improve learning experiences. Includes:

  • Multipurpose Teaching and Simulation Laboratory
  • Cummings Community Wellness Clinic
  • Center for One Health Graduate Studies
  • Education specialist in support of pedagogical advancement

Healing animals and helping humans

Provide exceptional clinical care to patients of the Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, while offering students and house officers quality learning opportunities. Includes:

  • Equine Sports Medicine Complex—facilities
  • Veterinary Nursing Specialist Development Program—director

Create knowledge through excellence in basic, translational, clinical and corporate research

  • Cummings Innovation Fund to support faculty research
  • Graduate Scholars Fund for Ph.D. students
  • Student Summer Research Fund
  • Clinical Translational Initiatives Fund to advance translational research across Tufts
  • Technology Catalyst Fund for acquisition/maintenance of equipment for research

Transform global health

Develop engaged global citizens who embrace One Health principles and active citizenship in their life’s work. Includes:

  • One Health Global Scholars Fund for international faculty and student exchange and research
  • Endowed, term, or bridge professorship in Global One Health
  • International program operations support

Cummings Veterinary Fund

Continue to build support for annual fund that provides ongoing support for teaching, research, and service missions

For more information, please contact
Cummings School