Industry & Corporate Engagement

Be a Partner In Change

Your collaboration allows us to contribute to the economic development that will shape the future of the State of Florida and beyond. With your partnership, we can continue our growth in becoming a leading research and technology institution. Partnering with industry grants Florida Polytechnic University the resources it needs to shape and create industries, develop top talent and innovate for the future.

Engaging Florida Poly in any way helps educate the STEM leaders of tomorrow. Collaboration opportunities, scholarships and additional support offer a customized approach that allows you to show your support and make an impact.

Thank you for considering a gift to Florida Polytechnic University.

Corporate Supporters

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Collaboration Opportunities

Collaboration Opportunities

Internship and Career Opportunities

Be the first to tap emerging high-tech talent by extending internship and job opportunities to students during and after college. As an internship sponsor, your company will have the first opportunity to hire our career-ready graduates.

Student Projects

Sponsor research in the classroom by providing a challenge for Florida Poly students to solve. Companies benefit from having a team of innovative, entrepreneurial students work for them, and the student receives hands-on experience that prepares them for the job market.

Faculty Consulting

Consulting grants Florida Poly faculty the opportunity to grow professionally and consulting recipients benefit from the insight of a professor with deep industry background.


Florida Poly’s advocates are a network of engaged people who care about the university and are prepared to promote its economic, educational and research contributions in Florida and beyond.

Florida Poly Fellows

Support the University through an interactive giving level that provides your organization the opportunity to connect with the leaders of the Florida Polytechnic University Foundation.

Presentations and Lectureships

Florida Poly is committed to expanding our students’ experience by bringing distinguished speakers to campus to engage in discussion. We are looking for speakers to come and individuals or companies to provide lectureship funds to sponsor lectureships.



General Scholarship

The general scholarship fund is reserved for those students with the greatest need and highest merit. It allows students to attend Florida Poly and graduate without the added pressure of financial debt.

Presidential Scholarship

Provides $16,000, covering all expenses, for the students who win the President’s Club Scholarship Competition. In this competition, participants must present a solution to a current problem in society. Winners are graded upon innovation, rationale/impact, value, presentation, a question and answer session and style.

The Johnson Scholarship

Awarded to students with documented disabilities and demonstrated financial need. Matching funds from the Johnson Scholarship Foundation allow your gift to be doubled for students.

First Generation Scholarship

Awarded to students who are the first in their family to pursue a degree. Matching funds allow your gift to be doubled for students.

College of Engineering Scholarship

Awarded to students pursuing degrees within the College of Engineering.

College of Innovation, & Technology Scholarship

Awarded to students pursuing degrees within the College of Innovation and Technology.

Lake Wales Scholarship

Awarded to incoming freshmen graduating from Lake Wales High School.

Joshua D. Crowder Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to incoming freshman graduating from any public high school in Leon County, Florida pursuing a degree in the College of Innovation and Technology.

Additional Support

Additional Support


Donations may be made into existing endowments:

  • General Endowment Fund
  • Ava Parker Endowed Fund
  • John R. Alexander Endowment Fund
  • Saddle Creek Logistics Endowed Scholarship

Endowments provide the University with ongoing support and are crucial to the long-term growth of the school. The minimum amount to establish an endowment is $25,000.

Naming Opportunities

Naming opportunities are available to recognize your relationship with Florida Polytechnic University. Attach your name to a facility, space or a non-physical aspect of the University.

  • Spaces
  • Labs
  • Classrooms
  • Collaboration Rooms
  • Buildings
  • Athletic Fields
  • Faculty Chairs
  • Visiting Professorships
  • Faculty Startup Funds
  • Lectureships
  • Phoenix Funds
  • Create Your Own
Event Sponsorship

All proceeds raised from events go directly toward funding the University’s priorities. By supporting campus events, donors can contribute to both educational initiatives and student scholarships.

Gifts In-Kind

Aim to enhance the quality of education and research through in-kind gifts. These include gifts of equipment, supplies, professional services, software, contract services, art, furnishings, etc.