Athletic Endowment (non-membership fund)
Discipline: Athletics | Student: Not ApplicableCreated to support general operations in Athletics.
George and Eleanor Burridge Fund for the Performing Arts
Discipline: Performing Arts | Student: Not ApplicableCreated in 2008 through a planned gift from George and Eleanor Burridge, this scholarship provides financial assistance for the performing arts.
Carillon Knoll Fund
Discipline: Weidner Memorial Carillon | Student: Not ApplicableGifts to the Carillon Knoll fund provide funding for preservation and enhancements to the area surrounding the Weidner Memorial Carillon. This fund was established in 2010 by Jim Madigan in memory of his late wife, Doris Madigan. Doris was a community leader who received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees from UW-Green Bay.
David Christensen Memorial Award
Discipline: Counseling and Health Center | Student: New and ContinuingCreated in 1985 to honor former Counseling and Student Development Center Director David Christensen, this award provides financial assistance to students in need of counseling, medical care, equipment, and other areas.
Barbara Hauxhurst Cofrin Graduate Assistantship
Discipline: Graduate Programs | Student: GraduateThis fund, honoring the late sister-in-law of Dr. David and Mary Ann Cofrin, provides financial support for graduate assistantships at UW-Green Bay.
Dean's Fund for the area of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Discipline: Liberal Arts and Sciences | Student: Not ApplicableGifts are designated for the area of greatest need within their area, as determined by the Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Dean's Fund for the area of Professional and Graduate Studies
Discipline: Professional and Graduate Studies | Student: Not ApplicableGifts are designated for the area of greatest need within their area, as determined by the Dean of the College of Professional and Graduate Studies.
Dean's Fund for the area of Student Affairs
Discipline: General | Student: Not ApplicableGifts are designated for the area of greatest need within their area, as determined by the Dean of Students.
Founders Association Unrestricted Fund
Discipline: N/A | Student: Not ApplicableFifty percent of gifts to this fund are set aside for student scholarships, with the other fifty percent designated for the area of greatest need, as determined by the Provost's office.
Robert L. Ganyard Library Endowment
Discipline: Cofrin Library | Student: Not ApplicableEstablished in 2009, this endowment fund was created by Debra Ann Reilly, M.D., Associate Professor for the Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Medical Director of the NHS Burn Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha. Dr. Reilly established the fund in honor of her late father. Debra’s brother is UW-Green Bay Professor, Dr. Clifton Ganyard. This endowment will provide discretionary funds to support the mission of the David A. Cofrin Library.
Alfred O. and Phyllis E. Holz Environmental Award
Discipline: Environmental Science | Student: Not ApplicableThe Alfred O. and Phyllis E. Holz Environmental Award Fund was created in spring 2008 with a gift from the estate of Phyllis Holz. The fund was established to support the Environmental Science program at UW-Green Bay, with the donor specifying that the funds are to be used to provide field and/or laboratory research equipment needed for the study of plants or animals. Phyllis was a 1932 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and served as a business education teacher at a number of Wisconsin high schools. Phyllis passed away on October 31, 2007. Alfred was a lecturer at UW-Green Bay in the early-1970s. A photographer and graphic artist by trade, he had worked to develop a course in audio-visual techniques relating to environmental interpretation. Alfred was teaching this course at UWGB when he died in March 1976.
Learning in Retirement Program Endowment
Discipline: LIR | Student: Not ApplicableEstablished in 2008, contributions to this fund help support the UW-Green Bay Learning in Retirement program.
LeMieux Chapel Fund
Discipline: LeMieux Chapel | Student: Not ApplicableCreated in 2006, this fund helps support and maintain the LeMieux Chapel situated on the UW-Green Bay arboretum trail.
H. Weldon McGee Environmental Program Discretionary Fund
Discipline: Environmental Studies | Student: Not ApplicableGifts to this account will help fund various environmental initiatives at UW-Green Bay.
Memorial Garden Fund
Discipline: Memorial Garden | Student: Not ApplicableCreated in 2010 near the University Union, the Memorial Garden was created for students, faculty, alumni and staff to plant a flower in remembrance of deceased loved ones. The garden is promoted by the students of AMF, a student-led grief support group.
Natural and Applied Science Endowment
Discipline: Natural and Applied Sciences | Student: New and ContinuingEstablished by faculty from the NAS area to provide resources to be used as scholarships or other awards as determined by the NAS department.
Point Sauble Wetland Endowment
Discipline: Point Sauble | Student: Not ApplicableEstablished in 1999, this fund supports projects and studies dealing with the operation and preservation of the Point Sauble Wetland area.
Professional Development Fund for Academic Staff
Discipline: Academic Staff - General | Student: Not ApplicableProvides professional development funding for UW-Green Bay Academic Staff members.
Professional Development Fund for Classified Staff Endowment
Discipline: Classified Staff - General | Student: Not ApplicableProvides gifts to the Classified Staff Endowment Fund, with earnings used for professional development funding for UW-Green Bay Classified Staff members.
Professional Development Fund for Faculty
Discipline: Faculty - General | Student: Not ApplicableProvides professional development funding for UW-Green Bay Faculty.
Students in Free Enterprise Endowment Fund
Discipline: SIFE | Student: Not ApplicableEstablished in 2006, this endowment fund provides financial support to UW-Green Bay's award-winning Students in Free Enterprise program.
Theatre First Nighters
Discipline: Theatre | Student: New and ContinuingThis fund was established by the Theatre First Nighters organization, which is the fundraising constituent group for the theatre program at UW-Green Bay. The majority of revenue generated by the organization is used to fund scholarships.
Toft Point Stewardship Fund
Discipline: Toft Point | Student: Not ApplicableContributions to this fund help support the Toft Point natural area.
University Education Endowment
Discipline: N/A | Student: Not ApplicableCreated as part of the 1996-97 Employee Drive , this endowment fund provides supplemental funds to meet general University operating expenses, as determined in the campus planning and budgeting process.
University Union Endowment Fund
Discipline: University Union | Student: Not ApplicableEstablished in 2006, this fund provides resources to be used for scholarships or other areas of need for the University Union.
UW-Green Bay Advancement Endowment
Discipline: University Advancement | Student: Not ApplicableContributions are used to support the activities of the University Advancement division.
UW-Green Bay Lecture Series
Discipline: General | Student: Not ApplicableGifts to this fund are used to support various lecture series program at UW-Green Bay.
UW-Green Bay Memorial Garden
Discipline: Memorial Garden | Student: Not ApplicableGifts designated to this fund will be used for the upkeep and expansion of the UW-Green Bay Memorial Garden.
Vice Chancellor's Fund for Business and Finance
Discipline: Business and Finance | Student: Not ApplicableGifts are designated for the area of greatest need within their area, as determined by the Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance.
Weidner Center Endowment (non-membership fund)
Discipline: Weidner Center | Student: Not ApplicableEstablished to support general operating expenses for the Edward Weidner Center for the Performing Arts.
Edward W. Weidner Carillon Fund
Discipline: Weidner Memorial Carillon | Student: Not ApplicableErected in 2009, the Edward W. Weidner Memorial Carillon serves to honor the memory of Dr. Weidner, UW-Green Bay’s first chancellor. Dr. Weidner led the University from his appointment as its first employee in 1966 through his retirement as chancellor in 1986. He remained in Green Bay and was a driving force on behalf of various University and community initiatives. A carillon, those close to him say, was part of his long-term wish list for the campus he founded. Gifts to this fund help preserve the Weidner Memorial Carillon and the surrounding spaces.
Weidner Family Endowment Fund
Discipline: Multiple | Student: MultipleThe Weidner Family Endowment was established in the late 1990s by the late Chancellor Emeritus Edward W. Weidner. This endowment has a noticeable impact at UW-Green Bay by providing funding for five designated program areas within the University: Intercollegiate Athletics, Music, Theatre, Dance and the Chancellor’s Office.
Marjorie M. Weidner Staff Development Fund
Discipline: Classified Staff - General | Student: Not ApplicableEstablished in 1998 by former UW-Green Bay employee and friend Marjorie Weidner, this award provides financial assistance for professional development to academic and clerical staff at UW-Green Bay.
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