$1,825,549 RAISED OF $1,000,000


Please join Tennessee State University in raising $1 million in 1 month in February 2020, in honor of Black History Month. This historic fundraising campaign will provide approximately 500 merit-based and need-based sholarships for our students. The TSU family has always heeded the call to help our students, future educators, doctors, engineers, accountants, journalists, scientists, entrepreneurs, computer programmers, civic learders and so much more. Fund a scholarship today and help make the TSU $1 million in 1 month campaign a BIG BLUE success.

20,000 Donors x $50 = $1,000,000

The TSU $1 Million In 1 Month Campaign is on! Show us who rules In the Big Blue Family during the Alumni Chapter Challenge. Let’s do what TSU Tigers do and make a donation February 1 – 7.
TSU Faculty and Staff are taking the challenge February 8 -14 to see who can raise the most for our students during the $1 Million in 1 Month Campaign. Let’s see who will take top honors!
It’s time to put your colors and letters to work for TSU! Make the year you became a Greek more memorable by making a donation to the $1 Million in 1 Month Campaign during the Divine 9 Greek Challenge February 15 – 21.
Make your academic college stand out from the rest by making the largest contribution to the $1 Million in 1 Month Campaign. Bring the Top Tiger Donations Trophy back to your College unit!
It’s TSU Sunday - Day of Giving February 23 for our Big Blue Family . Get your congregation to make a donation to the $1 Million in 1 Month Campaign to help fund student scholarships.

What are the $1 Million In 1 Month Campaign dates?

The $1 Million In 1 Month Campaign begins February 1 and runs through the end of the month, in honor of Black History month. Pledges need to be paid by August 2020.


How will donations to the campaign be used?

All gifts go toward funding 500 merit-based and need-based scholarships for students, and will be disbursed in the fall.


Is my gift tax-deductible?

All gifts to the $1 Million In 1 Month Campaign are tax-deductible.


What are the ways I can make a donation to the $1 Million In 1 Month Campaign?

Gifts can be made online at www.tnstate.edu/1million1month; by texting TSU1MIL to 41444; by check or money order payable to TSU Foundation with message memo: $1Million1Month, and mailed to 3500 John A. Merritt Blvd, Box 9542, Nashville, TN 37209-1561, or by calling the TSU Foundation at 615-963-5481 to make a donation by phone.


How Can I Help Spread The Word?

Your voice makes the #TSU1Million1Month campaign a success. Post about the campaign on all of your social networks using #TSU1Million1Month. You can also encourage others to make their gift by texting TSU1MIL to 41444.


This year is my Vintager Reunion. Can I make a donation to the $1 Million In 1 Month Campaign and it still count toward my Vintager Class Gift?

Yes. Any gifts made toward the $1Million in 1Month campaign will also count toward your Vintager Reunion class goal.


Who can I contact if I still have questions about the campaign?

You can contact the Office of Alumni Relations & Annual Giving by email at alumni@tnstate.edu or by phone at 615-963-5831. The TSU Foundation can also be contacted by email at foundation@tnstate.edu or by phone at 615-963-5481.