Giving to Duke's MAT Program

Duke University’s Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Program is committed to preparing the next generation of teacher-leaders. Your gift to Duke's MAT Program will touch thousands of students' lives through the preparation of skilled and well-qualified teachers.

MAT Giving Opportunities:

Master of Arts in Teaching Program Fund (391-5095)

This fund provides flexible, immediate support where it is needed most, including:

  • fellowship and stipend support for students in the MAT Program
  • funding that allows MAT students to attend and present at national, regional, and local education conferences in their content area
  • resources to train MAT students to effectively use the newest technology in their teaching
Endowed and Deferred or Planned Gifts

If you are interested in making an endowed gift, a deferred gift, or a bequest to support MAT, please contact Sandy York, Development Director for Trinity College and The Graduate School, at or (919) 681-6384.

Ways to Give:

  • Give Online with a Credit Card
    • To make an online gift to MAT, please click the ‘Add an unlisted designation’ link and type 391-5095.
  • Gifts by Check
    Mail a check made payable to Duke University to:
    Alumni & Development Records
    Duke University
    Box 90581
    Durham, NC 27708-0581
    Please include MAT Program Fund 391-5095 in the memo line.

Matching Gifts:

Many companies and foundations will match the value of charitable gifts made by employees and their spouses, board members, and retirees.