American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Outside Funding

ALTERNATIVE FUNDING OPTIONS

Crowd-Source Funding

www.fundmytravel.com<http://www.fundmytravel.com> x 9
Fundmytravel is an online platform where students can set up their very own campaign for their trip, designate fees by amount as they coordinate with study materials, international airfare, housing and program fees, the works. Once they set up a page they can begin sharing it through Facebook, email and Twitter to their various networks of friends and family members. Even if their friends can't donate a minimal 10 dollars, they can support their classmate by sharing the campaign out to their own networks.

www.gofundme.com<http://www.gofundme.com> x 5
A personal online fundraising website for individuals, groups & organizations. GoFundMe allows you to raise money online for just about any idea, event, project or cause your family, friends & personal contacts might believe in.

http://www.indiegogo.com/ x5
At Indiegogo, creating a campaign is simple. Tell people what you are doing, how they can help and what unique perks they'll get for becoming contributors. You keep 100% ownership of your campaign and you don't owe us a cent until you raise money. Our customer happiness team is here to make sure you have the support you need any time of day.

http://www.projecttravel.com/ x 5
Project Travel enables students and program participants to raise money and support for study, intern, volunteer, teach, service-learning, au pair, and faculty led programs through our online peer-funding platform.

www.kickstarter.com<http://www.kickstarter.com/> x 4
Project creators set a funding goal and deadline. If people like a project, they can pledge money to make it happen. Funding on Kickstarter is all-or-nothing — projects must reach their funding goals to receive any money. All-or-nothing funding might seem scary, but it’s amazingly effective in creating momentum and rallying people around an idea. To date, an impressive 44% of projects have reached their funding goals.

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