Big Ten Fund Raisers Institute—Application and Hotel

"This conference was amazing. Learning and talking with top leaders in our profession gave me the tools to make an immediate impact for my university. I would recommend this conference to anyone in the fundraising profession, especially those in the leadership role."

Matt Bethea
University of North Texas
BTFRI Application
The application period for the 2018 Big Ten Fundraisers Institute is currently closed. If you submitted an application, we will be in touch by mid-April to let you know the status of that application. We had an overwhelming response to this year's institute and are grateful to everyone who expressed interest.
Registration Fees

The Institute fee of $1,200 will be collected once your application has been approved.  This fee includes all program materials and planned, group meals (note there are several meals on your own listed on the institute schedule).  A $200 fee will be assessed for cancellations received after Monday, June 18, 2018.  No refunds will be made for cancellations received after Monday, July 9.

Guests are welcome to attend the optional activities listed below (additional fees noted for guests only):

                - Optional Reception and Dinner – Saturday, July 28, 2018 ($50 for guests)
                - Lake Geneva Dinner Cruise – Sunday, July 29, 2018 ($100 for guests)
                - Closing Dinner – Tuesday, July 31, 2018 ($75 for guests)

A block of rooms has been reserved at The Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, at a reduced rate of $230 per night.  To receive the special rate, please reference Big Ten Fundraisers Institutewhen contacting the resort to secure your hotel room.  Reservation must be made by Monday, June 18, 2018, by calling 800-558-3417 or online at the Grand Geneva Website.