College of Natural Science Deans Office

X College of Natural Science
Gift code: A500
Description: Discretionary funds

E Leroy Augenstein Memorial Fund
Gift code: A50002
Description: This scholarship recipient will be a Michigan resident, majoring within the College of Natural Science at a junior or senior level that demonstrates financial need as determined by the University. Minimum overall grade point average will be 3.0.

E William A. Sells, Jr. Endowed Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A50003
Description: Junior or senior full-time student in NatSci life sciences program pursuing a pre-medicine curriculum. Recipient shall demonstrate merit and financial need.

X Science Building
Gift code: A50004
Description: Building/Facilities

F Kolasinski College of Natural Science Faculty Award*
Gift code: A50006
Description: The fund shall support an endowed professorship program to be known as the Kolasinski College of Natural Science Faculty Award.

E College of Natural Science Dean's Strategic Vision Endowment Fund
Gift code: A50007
Description: This fund is for projects and programs which enhance the teaching, research, and public service activities performed by the College of Natural Science.

E George E. Leroi-College of Natural Science Strategic Visioning Fund
Gift code: A500071
Description: The endowment will provide funds to proactively invest discretionary resources in as yet undeveloped technologies, new fields of research, and emerging instructional methods as determined at the discretion of the Dean of the College of Natural Science at MSU.

E Dr. Fred Stutzenberger Undergraduate Research Endowment Fund (SURE)
Gift code: A5000712
Description: This fund facilitates biomedical research at the undergraduate student level. Participants must exhibit a productive sense of scientific curiosity, maturity and persistence to reach defined research goals, and desire to pursue a research career. Students majoring in the College of Natural Science submit proposals for qualified biomedical research projects.

E Dr. Alfred Borgatti Endowed Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A5000713
Description: This scholarship will be awarded to a student in a biological science related major.

X Hach Scientific Foundation Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A5000714
Description: Undergrad/Expendable

X College of Natural Science Distinguished Expendable Fellowships
Gift code: A5000715
Description: Graduate/Expendable

E Alfred J. and Ruth Zeits Research Endowment Fund
Gift code: A5000716
Description: The endowment will be used equally to support needs to enhance nuclear and laser science research at MSU and may include but not be limited to student stipends, instrumentation or travel. If applicable, a portion of the income may support nuclear and laser research related to cancer.

X R. James and Carol A. Kirkpatrick Fellowship Fund
Gift code: A5000717
Description: Graduate/Expendable

X Lawrence G. and Eveline L. Mullica Research Award Fund
Gift code: A5000718
Description: All graduates/Expendable

F Henry Blosser Endowed Professorship*
Gift code: A5000719
Description: The income from The Henry Blosser Endowed Professorship will be used to supplement the amount typically paid by the University for Professors that meet its normal requirements, thereby enabling the University to hire or retain a higher caliber individual than would otherwise be the case.

E Arnold D. and Helen E. Suomi Endowed Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A500072
Description: Recipients should be enrolled in the College and majoring in the biological sciences, including pre-medicine and pre-veterinary medicine, with preference given to students who graduated from Huron County.

E Herbert and Marianne Eleuterio Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A5000720
Description: Recipients should have reached sophomore standing, with the scholarship being used in their junior year of study. This scholarship should be made available to any student studying the sciences, including but not limited to any physical or biological sciences that has a course of study in the College of Natural Science.

E Pui Kei Wong Endowed Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A5000723
Description: This endowment is for students who will have reached junior level at the time of the initial award and major in the College of Natural Science. Selection criteria for the scholarship recipients will emphasize academic credentials and promise.

F Gus and Helen Coukoulis Science Scholarship Fund*
Gift code: A5000724
Description: Awarded to students with financial need majoring in the College of Natural Science.

E Irish Family Teaching Endowment
Gift code: A5000725
Description: This endowment supports scholarships for future science and mathematics teachers at the secondary level. Students admitted to the Teacher Education program and majoring in science or mathematics in the College of Natural Science are eligible.

E Laurence D. Harrup Research Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A5000726
Description: This award supports undergraduate students majoring in the Department of Chemistry in the College of Natural Science who wish to participate in research in the area of green chemistry.

E William M. and Mary King Conner Natural Science Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A5000727
Description: This endowment is for students who have reached junior level with demonstrated financial need at the time of the initial award and majoring in the College of Natural Science. Selection criteria emphasize academic credentials and promise.

F Department of Chemistry Endowed Research Scholarship*
Gift code: A5000728
Description: This endowment supports undergraduate students majoring in Chemistry in the College of Natural Science and engaged in an approved research project.

F Donald A. and Lavonne C. Bomeli Scholarship for Future Teachers*
Gift code: A5000729
Description: This endowment supports scholarships for future science and mathematics teachers at the secondary level. Students admitted to the Teacher Education program and majoring in science or mathematics in the College of Natural Science are eligible.

E Dolores A. Miller Scholarship for Future Teachers
Gift code: A5000730
Description: These scholarships are for future science and mathematics teachers at the secondary level. Students admitted to the Teacher Education program and majoring in science or mathematics in the College of Natural Science will be eligible. Preference is given to applicants majoring in chemistry.

F Angie Turnas Endowed Undergraduate Research Scholarship Fund*
Gift code: A5000731
Description: Recipients must be Michigan high school graduates and have reached junior/senior level in Chemistry in the College of Natural Science and engaged in an approved research project. Selection shall be based on academic performance and not financial need.

F Grace C. Hoffer Endowed Graduate Award Fund*
Gift code: A5000732
Description: This award will be given to graduate students majoring in the College of Natural Science and engaged in cancer research on the East Lansing campus.

E Roland A. Helwig Fund
Gift code: A5000733
Description: This fund will be used to support the College of Natural Science purposes determined at the discretion of the Dean.

E Nellie R. Knepper Endowed Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A5000734
Description: Undergraduate Endowment.

E Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Award
Gift code: A5000735
Description: The fellowship is intended to select, affirm, reward and enhance the University's commitment to increase the number of underrepresented, domestic graduate scholars in the natural sciences in the U.S.

X Natural Science Dean's Research Scholars Program
Gift code: A5000736
Description: Scholarship support for students enrolled full time, majoring within the College of Natural Science with research experience and Programmatic support for the Dean’s Research Scholars Program.

X College of Natural Science Undergraduate Research Opportunity Fund
Gift code: A5000737
Description: This scholarship will be awarded to NatSci undergraduate scientists to cover: stipends, travel costs, conference fees, and other costs associated with administering undergraduate research experiences.

E Kenneth B. and Carole A. Yerrick Undergraduate Research Endowment Fund
Gift code: A5000739
Description: Recipients must be majoring in the College of Natural Science and engaged in an approved research project.

E Richard C. and Shirley G. Pendell Endowed Scholarship for Prospective Teachers in Science and Mathematics
Gift code: A500074
Description: This scholarship is for students in the College of Natural Science at end of senior year who are pursuing teacher certification and plan to do an internship through the College of Education. Special consideration is given to applicants who are or have been members of intercollegiate sports teams. Recipients must be pursuing a teaching certificate with intentions of teaching K-12 science or mathematics.

E Leonard and Sharon Tabaka Natural Science Undergraduate Research Scholars Award
Gift code: A5000740
Description: Recipients must be undergraduate students enrolled full-time and majoring in the College of Natural Science and must have completed at least one semester of research with an MSU faculty mentor.

E Internship Scholarship for Future K-12 Math and Science Teachers
Gift code: A5000741
Description: Recipients shall be students majoring in mathematics or science in the College of Natural Science and admitted to the Teacher Education program. Preference will be given to students who play the piano or a string instrument.

E Dr. Marilyn Zweng Endowed Graduate Student Award in Mathematics Education
Gift code: A5000742
Description: Preference shall be given to students who have received an undergraduate degree in mathematics, who have taught mathematics at the K-12 level, and are active ambassadors of mathematics education. Awards may cover tuition, stipends, travel/research support, and other allowable expenses.

E Joyce E. Gingrich Endowed Undergraduate Research Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A5000743
Description: Undergraduate Endowment.

X William J. Sonsin Scholarship in Mathematics
Gift code: A5000744
Description: All Graduates / Expendable.

 F  Dr. Evan F. and Linda B. Meltzer Endowed Scholarship Fund*
Gift code: A5000746
Description: Recipients shall be students majoring in the College of Natural Science and participating in the Residential Initiative on the Study of the Environment (RISE) program, with preference given to students with an interest in genetic research or environmental studies. Recipients will be selected on the basis of demonstrating financial need.

 F  Friderici Undergraduate Research Scholarship*
Gift code: A5000748
Description: Research scholarship for any level undergraduate student. Preference will be given to those with financial need and first generation college students.

E Darwin Endowed Scientific Literacy Fellowship Fund
Gift code: A500075
Description: Graduate Endowment.

Keith and Sue Knapp Endowed Scholarship Fund in the College of Natural Science*
Gift code: A500076
Description: Recipients selected based on financial need and majoring in the College of Natural Science.

F Keith R. Knapp and Sue B. Knapp Enhanced Endowment Fund*
Gift code: A500077
Description: The endowment will be used for projects and programs which enhance the teaching, research and public service activities performed by the College.

E Douglas A. Kostal Memorial Scholarship Fund for Future Science Teachers
Gift code: A500078
Description: Students admitted to the Teacher Education program in the College of Education and majoring in science in the College of Natural Science will be eligible to apply. Preference will be given to College of Natural Science chemistry teaching majors. The scholarship could be available to undergraduate students in their senior and/or internship year(s) and to post-BA students during their internship year.

F Patricia E. Oren Natural Science Research Endowment*
Gift code: A500079
Description: This endowment supports research stipends for undergraduate or graduate students. The allocation between undergraduate and graduate areas, the number and size of stipends, and the department or research center of award is determined by the Dean.

 F  Emory James and Mary Kathryn Patmos Endowed Scholarship Fund in Natural Science*
Gift code: A50008
Description: Scholarship recipients are students admitted to any program in the College of Natural Science transferring post high school graduation credit from a junior or community college with preference to students who have participated in community and volunteer service. Scholarships will be awarded to students with an interest in pursuing secondary education degrees in science or mathematics teaching under the Teachers for a New Era initiative or successor programs that reflect its purposes.

F The Patricia E. Oren Distinguished Undergraduate Natural Science Scholarship*
Gift code: A500080
Description: The term of the scholarship is up to four years when awarded to an entering freshman but may also be awarded for a lesser period to those entering a higher class level. The scholarship is to be awarded primarily on academic merit with the final choice among most qualified candidates to be made by the Dean.

E Essex-Corley Endowment Fund for Study Abroad in Natural Science
Gift code: A500081
Description: As changes in business, manufacturing, medicine, science and technology continue to break down old barriers, it becomes increasingly important to prepare today's students for success in the global marketplace. This fund helps make Study Abroad opportunities available to all students at a cost comparable to that of a semester on campus.

E Marie Dye Fund
Gift code: A500082
Description: This fund supports graduate students in the College of Natural Science with preference given to women.

E Dr. Norman F. and Mrs. Jean B. Bach Undergraduate Student Scholarship in Chemistry
Gift code: A500083
Description: Recipients will be selected on a basis of being a Michigan resident who has reached sophomore level academic standing, is majoring in Chemistry and has financial need.

E William N. & Karen K. Hurja Endowed Visiting Lectureship in the College of Natural Science
Gift code: A500084
Description: Programmatic / Endowment.

E William N. & Karen K. Hurja Endowed Scholarship Fund in the College of Natural Science
Gift code: A500085
Description: All Grauduates / Endowment.

E College of Natural Science Legacy Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A500086
Description: The intent of this scholarship is to support a student who could successfully achieve an undergraduate degree with additional financial assistance.

E George T. Bentley Endowed Scholarship for Natural Science
Gift code: A500087
Description: Applicants must be sophomore level at the time of application majoring in the College of Natural Science with a GPA in the range of 2.5-3.0.

E Connected Mathematics Project
Gift code: A50009
Description: This endowment supports research, curriculum development, and teaching enrichment activities related to the Connected Mathematics Project.

E Connected Mathematics Project II
Gift code: A500091
Description:  Provide support for one or more Lappan-Phillips Endowed Professorships in Mathematics and Science Education and support to enhance research in math and science education in the College of Natural Science at MSU

E Connected Mathematics Project III
Gift code: A5000910
Description: Support the development and licensing of additional scholarly copyrighted works from MSU faculty and staff. Establish a Fund Functioning as an Endowment in the College of Natural Science.

F Pamela J. Fraker, Ph.D. Student Research Award*
Gift code: A500092
Description: Donor intends to establish a 10-year expendable research award fund through a future estate gift to benefit graduate and undergraduate students performing scientific research in life sciences enrolled at MSU in the College of Natural Science.

X Pamela J. Fraker Undergraduate Scholarship Expendable Fund in Biochemistry
Gift code: A500093
Description: Funds will benefit worthy and capable undergraduate students enrolled at MSU in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

E The David and Jean Longley Scholarship
Gift code: A500094
Description: Recipients shall be freshman students in the College of Natural Science studying one of the following biological sciences: Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Biomedical Laboratory Diagnostics, Cell & Molecular Biology, Entomology, Genetics, Human Biology, Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, Neuroscience, Physiology, Plant Biology, Zoology or any future biological science program within the College of Natural Science. Preference will be given to students from Lenawee County, Michigan.

 F   Thomas W. and Marilyn M. Culpepper Scholarship Fund in Natural Science*
Gift code: A50010
Description: Awarded to undergraduate students interested in the Physical Sciences or Mathematics.

E Maxwell A. and LeAnn B. Goodwin Discretionary Endowed Fund in Natural Science
Gift code: A50011
Description: This fund is to be used for College of Natural Science's purposes at the discretion of its Dean.

E Dr. Benjamin H. Pringle - College of Natural Science Alumni Endowed Scholarships
Gift code: A50015
Description: Recipients must be full-time graduate and undergraduate students of the College of Natural Science who have demonstrated academic excellence and leadership abilities.

E George H. Lauff Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A50016
Description: Must be enrolled in Kellogg Biological Station (KBS) program or pursuing dissertation research at KBS.

E Dallas J. Chapin Endowed Scholarship in the College of Natural Science
Gift code: A50017
Description: Recipients must demonstrate academic excellence and determination to succeed in chosen field.

E College of Natural Science Educational Enrichment Fund
Gift code: A50018
Description: In all programs in the college, this fund is designed to enable departments to seize opportunities to expand and/or enhance educational research programs.

E Capital Campaign-College of Natural Science Faculty/Staff Distinguished Endowed Scholarship
Gift code: A5002
Description: Enables the college to offer highly competitive awards (particularly to minorities and women), to recruit outstanding students and to promote innovative education opportunities for advanced graduate students and superior undergraduates.

E Kenneth B. and Carole A. Yerrick Endowed Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A50020
Description: Applicants must be non-preprofessional students majoring in chemistry, physics, microbiology or biochemistry in the College of Natural Science and be graduates of a Midland County High School or a graduate of Owosso High School or a graduate from Saginaw County or Bay County schools. Financial need and sustainable performance shall receive highest priorities in the selection process.

E Robert G. Seiferlein Memorial Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A50021
Description: Be a freshman entering the University from the most recent graduating class from Arthur Hill School, Saginaw, MI, or any successor public high school serving the same geographical area majoring in the College of Natural Science.

E College of Natural Science Undergraduate Research Support Program
Gift code: A50022
Description: Recipients must do a research project endorsed by a Faculty member at MSU. Must be a full-time student and working 8-10 hours per week on the research project.

E Ronald W. Wilson Endowed Teaching Award
Gift code: A50023
Description: This award shall be made to a NatSci faculty member for a commitment to teaching non-science majors in integrated studies in physical or biological sciences; high educational standards; superior classroom performance; well-developed, organized and sequenced instruction; and a provision for student participation to insure active learning.

X College of Natural Science Study Abroad Program
Gift code: A50025
Description: Study Abroad/Expendable

E Dr. Marvin Hensley Endowed Fellowship in Science
Gift code: A50026
Description: These graduate fellowships are awarded based on academic achievement and financial need. Recipients must be studying in a topic related to one of the disciplines within the College of Natural Science, with a special emphasis and consideration given to students in environmental research thrust areas.

E Nelson-MacLellan Endowed Scholarship in the College of Natural Science
Gift code: A50027
Description: Recipients shall be selected on a basis of academic

E GRAM Endowed Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A50028
Description: Undergraduate Endowment. Recipients will be selected on the basis of their academic standing, their desire to study in the sciences and any notable achievements. Preference will be given to students from under-represented populations.

E Norman L. and Olga K. Fritz Excellence in Teaching Award
Gift code: A50029
Description: The monies generated and to be administered by the University shall fund an edowed award program to be known as the Normal L. and Olga K. Fritze Excellence in Teaching Award.

E Elsie M. Jackson Endowed Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A50032
Description: Undergraduate Endowment. Recipients must follow an undergraduate curriculum major in science. Preference is given to students from the state of Michigan. Special consideration will be given to students who permanently reside in St. Clair County, Michigan.

E Richard J. Benefiel Endowed Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A50033
Description: Undergraduate Endowment. Recipients shall be graduates of a Berrien County High School with preference being given to Benton Harbor High School (BHHS) graduates either as incoming freshman or transfer students from Lake Michigan College with a major in the College of Natural Science. If there are no qualified applicants from BHHS, secondary preference shall be given to St. Joseph High School graduates with a major in the College of Natural Science.

E Thomas and Mary Krigas Endowed Scholarship Fund in the College of Natural Science
Gift code: A50034
Description: Undergraduate Endowment. The scholarship normally shall be awarded in addition to any renewals annually to one sophomore student in the College of Natural Science. The recipient's academic goals should demonstrate an understanding of the importance of interdisciplinary collaboration.

E William G. 'Bill' and Zelda Keck Memorial Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A50036
Description: Undergraduate Endowment. The intent of this scholarship is to support a worthy student who could successfully achieve an undergraduate degree with additional financial assistance. While demonstrated academic success is important, financial need and the availability of the scholarship to students with diverse academic abilities is of equal or greater importance.

X Drew Program Enrichment Fund
Gift code: A50037
Description: Programmatic / Expendable.

E Charles Drew Laboratory Endowed Scholarship
Gift code: A500371
Description: Undergraduate Endowment. Students will have fulfilled the Drew Program attendance requirement in class and study sessions. Recipients must have completed two years in the Drew program, have a g.p.a. of 3.0 and be enrolled in a major within the College of Natural Science before receiving the scholarship. The recipients must also have documented community service through the Service Learning Center.

E Drs. G. Thomas and Robin L. Morgan Endowment Fund
Gift code: A50038
Description: Faculty Endowment.

E Ethan C. Galloway, Ph.D. and Patricia W. Galloway, Ph.D. College of Natural Science Endowment Fund
Gift code: A50039
Description: This fund has been established to create an unrestricted endowment to be used for purposes determined at the discretion of the Dean of the College of Natural Science at MSU or for any future successor MSU unit.

X Excellence in Teaching Fund
Gift code: A5004
Description: Programmatic / Expendable.

E Dr. Ronald Goldsberry MSU Black Alumni College of Natural Science Lectureship Fund
Gift code: A50040
Description: The endowment shall be used to provide a lectureship to help students in mathematics and the sciences prepare to assume professional and leadership roles in an increasingly heterogeneous society. The lecturer should be selected with the goal of giving students access to a diverse set of leaders in science and mathematics from academia, government, and the private sector, as well as to enhance the diversity of the overall pool of speakers who make academic presentations in the College.

E Larry D. Fowler Endowment Fund in the College of Natural Science
Gift code: A50041
Description: Larry D. Fowler Scholarships for Future Teachers: Students admitted to the Teacher Education program in the College of Education and majoring in science or mathematics will be eligible to apply.

E Kirkwood E. Faber Enhancement Fund for the College of Natural Science
Gift code: A50042
Description: Programmatic / Endowment. This general-purpose opportunity fund will ensure that the College of Natural Science has the required flexibility to seize the benefits of continually evolving opportunities in science and mathematics.

E The Haenni Family Scholarship Fund in the College of Natural Science
Gift code: A50043
Description: This scholarship is intended to recognize academic achievement potential in an incoming freshman enrolled in the College of Natural Science who graduated from a Branch County, Michigan high school with a 3.6 or higher high school g.p.a.

X Haenni Family Expendable Scholarship in the College of Natural Science
Gift code: A500431
Description: Undergrad / Expendable.

E Dr. Benjamin H. Pringle and Dale E. Hissong Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Natural Science
Gift code: A50044
Description: This endowed scholarship has been established by Dale E. Hissong to honor the life, work and friendship with Dr. Benjamin H. Pringle. Scholarships will be awarded to elementary or secondary education students or to students pursuing post-baccalaureate teacher certification with a major in science and/or mathematics under initiatives such as the Teachers for a New Era and expresses interest in teaching in urban or rural settings.

E Dr. Benjamin H. Pringle Memorial Endowed Graduate Fellowship Fund in Natural Science
Gift code: A50045
Description: Recipients shall be graduate students in the College of Natural Science.

E Lumsden-Valrance Scholarship in the College of Natural Science
Gift code: A5005
Description: Must be a non-preprofessional student who will be a junior the upcoming fall semester pursuing a baccalaureate degree in the College of Natural Science with financial need. Preference given to students from Northern Michigan.

E Ramon F. and Dorothy F. Rolf Scholarship Fund
Gift code: A5006
Description: One student at the junior or senior level majoring in Chemistry or Biochemistry from Midland County, which can include transfer students from a Midland County community college; and One entering freshman from either a Midland County high school or Elk Rapids High School enrolled in the College of Natural Science with an interest in studying the chemical and biological sciences.

E Dr. Charles and Martha Vincent MSU Black Alumni Natural Science Endowed Scholarship
Gift code: A5007
Description: Preference given to those intending to pursue a baccalaureate major in Chemistry or its aligned disciplines. Minimum 2.7 cumulative GPA for current MSU students. Incoming freshman are eligible to apply for this Scholarship provided their minimum high school GPA is 3.0. Financial need may be considered. Must be a full-time student. African-American students are encouraged to apply.

E Dean's Research Scholars Endowment Fund
Gift code: A500740
Description: Scholarship support for students enrolled full time, majoring within the College of Natural Science with research experience and Programmatic support for the Dean’s Research Scholars Program.