University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute


 UM-SJTU Joint Institute Development Fund-Title Sponsorship

Title Sponsorship (TS)


To thank donors for the strong support of JI Development Fund and to meet individual requirements of the donors, JI has offered Title Sponsorship and Grants; donors can choose the title of the scholarship or intention of the program according to their wishes.


Title Scholarship is a specific-purpose scholarship under the UM-SJTU Joint Institute Development Fund.

How to donate:

The amount starts at 50,000 RMB.

Pledged annual donation starts at 60,000 RMB a year, limited to 3 times.

Endowment fund: The amount starts at 1,000,000 RMB to be used as permanent capital managed by SJTU Education Foundation. The annual interest up to 5% will be used as scholarships. If there is more than 5% of interest, the rest will be reinvested to the fund.

Donation feedback:

The donors will give names to their sponsored programs, such as “xx scholarship,” “xxx grant.”

The Information Feedback column on JI’s website will announce donations regularly (excluding anonymous donors).

Every donor will be given a certificate of donation, a thank-you letter from Jun Ni, and a JI gift for souvenir.

Donors will be invited to participate in selection of scholarship recipients, attend award ceremonies and other related activities at JI.

A donor of Title Scholarship will become an annual committee candidate for UM-SJTU Joint Institute Development Fund. Please leave your mailing address. When the donation is completed, JI will mail you the confirmation receipt or thank-you letters and souvenirs. In addition, Shanghai Jiao Tong University Education Foundation will mail you the official invoice for tax-deduction purposes.

Please email: or telephone: 021-34203834.

We sincerely look forward to your giving and appreciate your support for JI.