February 19, 2014
University Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Harvard Financial Aid Initiative (HFAI)
Cambridge, Massachusetts — Harvard University announced today that alumnus Kenneth Griffin AB ’89, founder and chief executive officer of Citadel, has made the largest gift in Harvard College history. The $150 million gift is principally focused on supporting Harvard’s financial aid program, which Griffin described as “an investment in the next generation of leaders as we continue to break down barriers to an outstanding education.”
Griffin’s gift, which will impact as many as 800 undergraduates every year, will:
For full details, please reference the Harvard press release.