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Support a new generation of publicly engaged economists by donating to the J. Fagg Foster Award fund. This award is named after former professor J. Fagg Foster, who served as a faculty member at the University of Denver in the Department of Economics for three decades. This merit-based, small cash award is given to an outstanding undergraduate student in their senior year.

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