Outside the Box students and staff are grateful for the generous support of many individuals and organizations.

Financial Assistance Donors

"Your donation gave my son the opportunity to be with other kids who are alot like him. "

"I have gotten so much out of this program that I can use in future school projects."

Ralph Hull Foundation

Chintimini Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation

Benton County Foundation

Albany Kiwanis Club


Oregon College Access Challenge Grant

Kiwanis Club of Corvallis

Nelson family

Spirek family

Bradford family

Many donors who wish to remain anonymous

"Thank you for your support in moving me forward in my life."


"Your donation made it possible for me to learn new things this summer and to make friends that are my age."

Supply Donors

Susan & David Shaw

James Vaughn        

Shannon Graham 

Melinda & Dan Croft

Suzanne McFarland Price

Shannon Sporon-Fielder

Lebanon School District Buses


"I just want to thank you for allowing me to have this cool experience. My mom appreciates what you have done. She had a hard time paying for the program this year."

OSU Precollege Programs 

OSU College of Engineering    

KBVR – FM    

OSU Student Computing Facilities

Home Depot

OSU departments that allowed use of space and equipment

Many donors who wish to remain anonymous

Time Donors

"You made my summer very fun and educational.  I would not have been able to attend Outside the Box if it wasn't for your gift. Thank you so much."

Diane Meiner

Toni Emerson   

Janet Bauer

Russ Born   

Skip Rochefort    

Robert Michael    

And the many, many parents who served as escorts

Make a Donation to Outside the Box

  • Outside the Box relies on support from friends and the community to make this important program available to all eligible girls and boys.
  • Donations from individuals, corporations, and foundations provide need-based scholarships and class supplies so program participants can be assured of a quality experience.
  • Your donation is guaranteed to make a difference in the lives of eager learners.

Checks should be made payable to OSU Precollege TAG Programs and mailed to:

Precollege TAG Programs
Oregon State University
110 Snell Hall
Corvallis, OR  97331

"Without your help I would not have been able to participate in these amazing classes."

"Thank you for supporting my future."

Outside the Box students thank you for your vision and commitment to supporting our area’s financially challenged, gifted, talented, high-ability youth.