Ahearn Scholarship Fund Donor Levels and Benefits

The benefits of being a donor are many, but the most important is the pride and satisfaction of providing a quality education for a young man or woman who has chosen Kansas State University.

All it takes is the desire to be involved and a decision as to the category that best suits your needs and abilities.

You can make the difference. Join the Mike Ahearn Scholarship Fund today!

Wildcat Club ($50-299)

  • Educational tax deductions (check with your tax consultant)
  • Recognition on the official website of K-State Athletics
  • Electronic newsletter- The K-State Update
  • Football season ticket priority seating
  • Men’s basketball season ticket priority seating
  • Post season ticket priority


Victory Club ($300-599)

  • Educational tax deductions (check with your tax consultant)
  • Recognition on the official website of K-State Athletics
  • Electronic newsletter- The K-State Update
  • Football season ticket priority seating
  • Men’s basketball season ticket priority seating
  • Post season ticket priority
  • Victory Club Award  

Parking benefits are separated by sport:

  • VIP men’s basketball parking (men’s basketball donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)


Varsity Club ($600-999)

  • Educational tax deductions (check with your tax consultant)
  • Recognition on the official website of K-State Athletics
  • Electronic newsletter- The K-State Update
  • Football season ticket priority seating
  • Men’s basketball season ticket priority seating
  • Post season ticket priority
  • Varsity Club plaque
  • Invitation to Fifth Quarter receptions (cash bar)

Parking benefits are separated by sport:

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Ahearn Club ($1,000-1,999)

  • Educational tax deductions (check with your tax consultant)
  • Recognition on the official website of K-State Athletics
  • Electronic newsletter- The K-State Update
  • Football season ticket priority seating
  • Men’s basketball season ticket priority seating
  • Post season ticket priority
  • Football/basketball media guides
  • Ahearn Club Plaque
  • Invitation to Fifth Quarter receptions (cash bar)
  • Invitation to annual Ahearn Club Steak Fry (at cost)
  • 5% discount at Cats Closet
  • Opportunity to purchase postseason game tickets as available based on contribution level and point total- season ticket holders only (Big 12 men’s and women’s basketball postseason tournaments, football bowls)

Parking benefits are separated by sport:

  • Reserved numbered football parking (Minimum $1,000 football donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)
  • Reserved numbered men’s basketball parking (Minimum $1,000 men’s basketball donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)

Statesman’s Club ($2,000-2,999)

  • Educational tax deductions (check with your tax consultant)
  • Recognition on the official website of K-State Athletics
  • Electronic newsletter- The K-State Update
  • Football season ticket priority seating
  • Men’s basketball season ticket priority seating
  • Post season ticket priority
  • Football/basketball media guides
  • Statesman’s Club Plaque
  • Invitation to Fifth Quarter receptions (cash bar)
  • Invitation to annual Ahearn Club Steak Fry (at cost)
  • Opportunity to purchase postseason game tickets as available based on contribution level and point total- season ticket holders only (Big 12 men’s and women’s basketball postseason tournaments, football bowls)
  • 10% discount at Cats Closet
Parking benefits are separated by sport:
  • Reserved numbered football parking (Minimum $1,000 football donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)
  • Reserved numbered men’s basketball parking (Minimum $1,000 men’s basketball donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)


Director’s Club ($3,000-4,999)

  • Educational tax deductions (check with your tax consultant)
  • Recognition on the official website of K-State Athletics
  • Electronic newsletter- The K-State Update
  • Football season ticket priority seating
  • Men’s basketball season ticket priority seating
  • Post season ticket priority
  • Football/basketball media guides
  • Director’s Club Plaque
  • Invitation to Fifth Quarter receptions (cash bar)
  • Invitation to annual Ahearn Club Steak Fry (at cost)
  • Opportunity to purchase postseason game tickets as available based on contribution level and point total- season ticket holders only (Big 12 men’s and women’s basketball postseason tournaments, football bowls)
  • 15% discount at Cats Closet

Parking benefits are separated by sport:

  • Reserved numbered football parking (Minimum $1,000 football donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)
  • Reserved numbered men’s basketball parking (Minimum $1,000 men’s basketball donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)

Gold Club ($5,000-9,999)

  • Educational tax deductions (check with your tax consultant)
  • Recognition on the official website of K-State Athletics
  • Electronic newsletter- The K-State Update
  • Football season ticket priority seating
  • Men’s basketball season ticket priority seating
  • Post season ticket priority
  • Football/basketball media guides
  • Gold Club Plaque
  • Invitation to Fifth Quarter receptions (cash bar)
  • Invitation to annual Ahearn Club Steak Fry (at cost)
  • Opportunity to purchase postseason game tickets as available based on contribution level and point total- season ticket holders only (Big 12 men’s and women’s basketball postseason tournaments, football bowls)
  • Access to Legend’s Room for men’s home basketball games at halftime (season ticket holders only)
  • Access to Legend’s Room for women’s home basketball games at halftime (season ticket holders only)
  • 20% discount at Cats Closet
  • Gold Club lapel pin (initial membership only)

Parking benefits are separated by sport:

  • Reserved numbered football parking (Minimum $1,000 football donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)
  • Reserved numbered men’s basketball parking (Minimum $1,000 men’s basketball donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)


Executive Club ($10,000- $24,999)

  • Educational tax deductions (check with your tax consultant)
  • Recognition on the official website of K-State Athletics
  • Electronic newsletter- The K-State Update
  • Football season ticket priority seating
  • Men’s basketball season ticket priority seating
  • Post season ticket priority
  • Football/basketball media guides
  • Invitation to Fifth Quarter receptions (cash bar)
  • Invitation to annual Ahearn Club Steak Fry (at cost)
  • Opportunity to purchase postseason game tickets as available based on contribution level and point total- season ticket holders only (Big 12 men’s and women’s basketball postseason tournaments, football bowls)
  • Invitation to annual recognition event
  • Access to Legend’s Room for men’s home basketball games at halftime (season ticket holders only)
  • Access to Legend’s Room for women’s home basketball games at halftime (season ticket holders only)
  • 25% discount at Cats Closet  

Parking benefits are separated by sport:

  • Reserved numbered football parking (Minimum $1,000 football donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)
  • Reserved numbered men’s basketball parking (Minimum $1,000 men’s basketball donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)


Champion’s Club ($25,000- $49,999)

  • Educational tax deductions (check with your tax consultant)
  • Recognition on the official website of K-State Athletics
  • Electronic newsletter- The K-State Update
  • Football season ticket priority seating
  • Men’s basketball season ticket priority seating
  • Post season ticket priority
  • Football/basketball media guides
  • Invitation to Fifth Quarter receptions (cash bar)
  • Invitation to annual Ahearn Club Steak Fry (at cost)
  • Opportunity to purchase postseason game tickets as available based on contribution level and point total- season ticket holders only (Big 12 men’s and women’s basketball postseason tournaments, football bowls)
  • Invitation to annual recognition event
  • Access to Legend’s Room for men’s home basketball games at halftime (season ticket holders only)
  • Access to Legend’s Room for women’s home basketball games at halftime (season ticket holders only)
  • 25% discount at Cats Closet
  • Post game basketball reception invitation (annual event, dates TBD)

Parking benefits are separated by sport:

  • Reserved numbered football parking (Minimum $1,000 football donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)
  • Reserved numbered men’s basketball parking (Minimum $1,000 men’s basketball donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)

Athletics Director’s Circle ($50,000 & up)

  • Educational tax deductions (check with your tax consultant)
  • Recognition on the official website of K-State Athletics
  • Electronic newsletter- The K-State Update
  • Football season ticket priority seating
  • Men’s basketball season ticket priority seating
  • Post season ticket priority
  • Football/basketball media guides
  • Invitation to Fifth Quarter receptions (cash bar)
  • Invitation to annual Ahearn Club Steak Fry (at cost)
  • First preference for opportunity to purchase postseason game tickets, season ticket holders only (Big 12 men’s and women’s basketball postseason tournaments, football bowls)
  • Invitation to annual recognition event
  • Access to Legend’s Room for men’s home basketball games at halftime (season ticket holders only)
  • Access to Legend’s Room for women’s home basketball games at halftime (season ticket holders only)
  • 25% discount at Cats Closet
  • Post game basketball reception invitation (annual event, dates TBD)
  • Invitation to annual recognition event (AD Circle only)
  • Athletics Director’s Circle lapel pin (initial membership only)

Parking benefits are separated by sport:

  • Reserved numbered football parking (Minimum $1,000 football donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)
  • Reserved numbered men’s basketball parking (Minimum $1,000 men’s basketball donor, season ticket holder, at cost per season)


Your gift is a tribute to one of Kansas State’s most legendary figures, Mike Ahearn. Ahearn began his amazing career in 1905 and would serve in numerous leadership positions within the athletics department over the next forty years, including head football coach and athletics director. , At one time or another, Ahearn coached every intercollegiate sport at K-State, including basketball, track, tennis and golf. During this time he also held a full-time position in the horticulture department. He served as Athletics Director from 1920-1946.

Please associate your name with one of the true Wildcat legends by joining the Mike Ahearn Scholarship Fund today.