Submit a Project Idea!

Before completing the Baylor University Torch Project Application, please review the Crowdfunding Guidelines (hyperlink) online. Applications will be reviewed by the Annual Giving Office for approval. If you have any questions, please contact the Annual Giving Office at 254-710-8469 or email Mya Thomas at

Thank you for your interest in fundraising through Torch at Baylor University! Please remember that all projects that are listed must be fully committed. If you do not receive the full amount requested, the monies raised to the completion date must be used for a smaller version of an initiative listed. In addition, the monies must be placed within a Baylor University account supporting a Baylor approved initiative (see Guidelines). Most projects listed will fall under a two month timeline, and have an average goal of under $25,000. Expectations will be made on a case to case basis.  

Tell us about yourself


Tell us about your project

In 15 words or less, explain what your project is trying to accomplish?

Thoroughly explain the project purpose & how it will positively impact the BU community.

When do you need money in-hand? When will you be actively fundraising?


This will not apply to all applicants but does apply to student organizations.

Please tell us approximately how many email addresses you have for potential donors.

Note: You must solicit your personal network of family, friends, colleagues, etc. to be successful!

If so, please describe.

The more people you have on your team, the more successful you will be.

Videos are the most effective way to tell your story and provide donors with updates

Photos are important to add to your crowdfunding campaign page and for social media promotion


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