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Promote excellence through Endowed Coaching Positions


Competing at a high level in Division I NCAA athletics takes dedication, practice, teamwork and ongoing financial investment. Endowed coaching positions within the department of athletics help in the recruiting and retention of the highest caliber coaching staff, while freeing funds to benefit the overall program.

Opportunities in support of coaching positions:

Type of Fund Minimal Investment Coaching Support
Marquis Sport Head Coach $2,500,000 Support head coaches in select men’s & women’s sports.
Head Coaches $1,000,000 Support head coaches in men’s & women’s sports.
Assistant Coaches $500,000 Support assistant coaches in men’s & women’s sports.
Graduate Assistantship $250,000 Support graduate assistants in men’s & women’s sports.


Endowed coaching position can support a breadth of different coaches among Iona’s 21 teams. Iona’s coaching support program is not limited to the above suggestions. Gifts may be made over a five-year period. Gifts of any size are welcome and may be directed to any of the College’s existing endowed funds including the general endowment fund for athletics.

If you are interested in establishing an endowed coaching position or would like more information, please contact Pamela Bottge, campaign director, at (914) 633-2413 or pbottge@iona.edu.