Factors Influencing an Individual’s Decision to Donate to a State University

A Case Study of Two Universities
  • Rohayati Mohd Isa
  • John Williamson
Part of the Bold Visions in Educational Research book series (BVER)


Higher education needs sustainable forms of funding to operate successfully. As government funding is limited (Morshidi & Sarjit, 2007) and may reach the maximum at some near point in time, state (and other) universities have acknowledged that they must develop additional revenue streams (Bloland, 2002; Mora & Nugent, 1998). An increasingly important financial stream to higher education now evident is philanthropy (Cutlip, 1990; Hall, 1992; Johnstone, 2004; Prince & File, 1994); that is, donations from the general public to the universities for either specific or nontagged purposes.


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