Supporting CLS

The Division of Clinical Laboratory Science depends on private financial support to maintain its record of excellence and provide students with the best possible educational experiences. From purchasing microscopes and other state-of-the-art equipment, to providing scholarships for students and funding for faculty research, private gifts are crucial to the program’s continued success. Your generosity will enable the Division of Clinical Laboratory Science to fulfill its mission of preparing competent clinical laboratory scientists who have the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required to meet the current and future demands of health care.

Click here to make a gift to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Division of Clinical Laboratory Science. If you are interested in providing more long-term support, please visit our page on Making a Planned Gift.


“The Clinical Laboratory Science program at UNC-Chapel Hill will place me upon the threshold of success by providing me with the tools needed to succeed in the world of medicine. A clinical laboratory scientist has compassion, integrity, and knowledge to successfully assist in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. I will be an agent of change through my dedication in this discipline in the hope of fulfilling my fundamental goal to improve health and wellness. Receiving the Ward Scholarship is a momentous accomplishment that will enable me to achieve my career goals. It has motivated me to excel in my future endeavors and I look forward to contributing my positive work ethic and diligence to the profession of clinical laboratory science.”

Meka Asbury, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
2009-2010 Recipient of the Louise M. Ward Scholarship