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College of Applied Science & Technology Funds

Total funds: 58

Lois R. Jett Endowed Scholarship

The Lois R. Jett Endowed Scholarship was established by Lois R. Jett in October 2005 to provide financial assistance to a student majoring in apparel, fashion merchandising/design, or related arts represented in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences. Applicants must maintain a 3.7 GPA.

Family and Consumer Science General Fund

The Family and Consumer Science (FCS) General Fund provides support for the activities, programs, and operations, including named commemorative scholarships and awards, of the department.

College of Applied Science and Technology General Fund

The College of Applied Science and Technology General Fund provides support for the the activities, programs and operations, including student scholarships, within the College.

Department of Technology Excellence Fund

The Department of Technology Excellence Fund supports the activities, programs and operations, including named spendable scholarships and funds, associated with the department.

Additionally Supports: Association of Facilities Engineers, Brown Idea Scholarship, Combined Central Illinois Construction Industry Fund Scholar, Ghantous Memorial Scholarship Fund/Technology Dept., Nathan Ruch Award, Western Construction Group Scholarship

Harvey S Woods Scholarship

The Harvey S. Woods Scholarship fund supports a student majoring in Agriculture in the College of Applied Science and Technology. Harvey Woods was chair of the Ag Department from 1957-1970. Harvey had a great passion for golf.

Criminal Justice Sciences Excellence Fund

The Criminal Justice Sciences Excellence Fund provides support for the activities, programs, and operations, including named commemorative scholarships and awards, of the department.

Additionally Supports: L. Edward Wells Memorial Scholarship, Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship, Outstanding Graduate Student Award

Horticulture Center

The Horticulture Center Fund provides support for the activities, programs, and operations of the Horticulture Center in the College of Applied Science and Technology. The Center provides a focal point and support for horticultural instruction and scholarship at Illinois State, as well as public demonstration and outreach.

Claude Bell Endowed Scholarship in Technology

The Dr. Claude Bell Endowed Scholarship in Technology was established in 2017 in honor of Dr. Bell by his daughter, Barb Lundgren, and close friend and colleague, Joe Talkington, The scholarship will support an incoming freshman or undergraduate student in good standing majoring in the Department of Technology.

School of Information Technology General Scholarship Fund

The purpose of the School of Information Technology Scholarship Fund is to provide educational support to undergraduate and/or graduate students majoring in any program within the School of Information Technology.

Additionally Supports: IT Family and Friends, Joaquin Vila-Ruiz Scholarship, John Deere Scholarship, Progressive Impressions International (Pii), State Farm Java Programming Scholarship, State Farm Mainframe Scholarship, State Farm Mobile Scholarship, State Farm Networking, State Farm Security Scholarship

Department of Health Sciences Excellence Fund

The Department of Health Sciences Excellence Fund provides support for the activities, programs, and operations, including named commemorative scholarships and awards, of the department.

Additionally Supports: Department of Health Sciences General Fund, HPE Professional Development Award, Health Information Management Award, Janet Long Award

Gamma Phi Circus

The Gamma Phi Circus Fund provides support general operating support for the Gamma Phi Circus.

Contruction Management Advancement Fund

The Construction Management program was established in 1996 as an interdisciplinary Bachelor of Science program that prepares professionals to manage building projects to completion. The purpose of the fund is to support student, faculty, and volunteer expenses incurred for advancing the goals of the Construction Management Program. Covered ...

Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) General Scholarship Fund

The Family and Consumer Sciences General Scholarship Fund provides educational support to undergraduate and/or graduate students majoring in any program within the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences.

Additionally Supports: Family and Consumer Sciences General Scholarship Fund, Kathleen Ann Embry Scholarship in Family and Consumer Scienc

Jan Cook Scholarship

Under the leadership of Carol Chrisman, the Jan Cook Scholarship was established by colleagues and friends to honor Janet M. Cook in 2001. Jan was a founding member in the School of Information Technology, taught from 1968-1998, and was an expert on computer security. Each candidate must be enrolled full-time as an Information Technology major, ...

Michael Thomas Family Scholarship

The Michael Thomas Family Scholarship was established in 2018 to provide financial assistance for students from underrepresented populations with preference given to students who are Illinois residents majoring in a program within the Department of Technology at Illinois State University. Scholarships are guaranteed renewable for up to four ...

Peter V. Vitucci Memorial Scholarship

This endowment was established in 1992 by family and friends in memory of Peter Vitucci, a 1991 graduate of Illinois State University. The scholarship is awarded to a senior level student with the intent to work in the criminal justice field.

Department of Agriculture General Fund

The Department of Agriculture General Fund provides support for the activities, programs, initiatives, including named commemorative scholarships and awards, in the department.

Lois Jett Historic Costume Collection Fund

The Lois Jett Historic Costume Collection Fund was established in 1978 by Lois Jett to help maintain the collection of costumes and fashion samples for the department. If the historic costume collection is eliminated from the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences. Funds are also benefit the the Lois R. Jett Endowed Scholarship Fund.

Dr. Paul E. Brauchle Graduate Studies Endowment

The Dr. Paul E. Brauchle Graduate Studies Endowment provides professional development and research support for students. Paul E. Brauchle taught at Illinois State University in the Department of Technology from 1987 until his retirement in 2007. He served the department as coordinator of Graduate Studies for the greater part of his tenure. He ...

Construction Management Endowment Fund

The Construction Management Program was established at Illinois State University in 1996 to meet the needs of Illinois and the nation for leaders and professional managers in the construction industry. The purpose of the fund is to support student, faculty, and volunteer expenses incurred for the purpose of advancing the goals of the ...

School of Kinesiology and Recreation (KNR) Fund

The School of Kinesiology and Recreation (KNR) Fund supports the general operating needs of the School of Kinesiology and Recreation. The School of Kinesiology and Recreation provides nationally acclaimed academic programs that foster physically active and healthy lifestyles through exemplary teaching, scholarship and service.

College of Applied Science and Technology (CAST) General Scholarship Fund

The College of Applied Science and Technology (CAST) General Scholarship Fund provides educational support to undergraduate and/or graduate students majoring in any degree program within the College of Applied Science and Technology.

Ann E. Nolte Scholarship

The Ann E. Nolte Scholarship was established in 1992 by friends and colleagues of Dr. Ann Nolte. The scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior level student majoring in Health Education.

Department of Health Sciences General Scholarship Fund

The purpose of this fund is to provide educational support to undergraduate students majoring in any program within the Department of Health Sciences.

Integrity Technology Solutions Endowed Scholarship Fund

Integrity Technology Solutions was established in 1993 by cofounder Harlan Geiser. Over the course of 20 years, Harlan's leadership and vision resulted in the business growing from a small, privately owned start-up IT company to a multi-million dollar organization with 38 employees in 2013. In celebration of Integrity's 20th anniversary in 2013 ...

Safety Program Excellence Fund

The Safety Program Excellence Fund will be used to keep the Safety Program relevant and on the cutting edge. This fund supports the highest priority initiatives for educating students and advancing best practices in safety, and is critical to expanding the national reputation and excellence of the Safety Program and its students. The fund will ...

Additionally Supports: ADM Cares Discovery Scholarship, Ronald L. Budig Leadership Award, Ronczkowski Leadership Scholarship

Joyce Morton Kief Future Professional Award

The Joyce Morton Kief Future Professional Award was established in 2006 to honor the 40 year career (1966-2005) of Joyce Morton Kief at Illinois State University. Her high ethical standards, loyalty, and hard work were the hallmarks of her teaching, coaching, and administrative career. This award will be presented annually at the School of ...

College of Applied Science and Technology (CAST) Student Scholarship Endowment

The College of Applied Science and Technology (CAST) Student Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students to present the results of research at state, regional, or national conferences. Undergraduate students who have completed a research project under the direction of a member of the CAST faculty are eligible to participate in this program.

Additionally Supports: CAST Dean's Scholarship

Agriculture Professional Development Fund

The Agriculture Professional Development Fund provides financial support for professional development opportunities for faculty and staff in the department.

School of Kinesiology and Recreation (KNR) General Scholarship Fund

The School of Kinesiology and Recreation (KNR) Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to students majoring in Kinesiololgy and Recreation in the College of Applied Science and Technology.

Additionally Supports: School of Kinesiology and Recreation Scholarship Fund

Agriculture General Scholarship Fund

The Agricultural Scholarship Fund provides financial support for students majoring in Agriculture. The fund also supports several named commemorative scholarships and awards for Agriculture students.

Additionally Supports: Agriculture Alumni Scholarship, Agriculture Scholarship Fund, Agrium Inc. Crop Production Services Scholarship

Agriculture Special Projects

The Agriculture Special Projects Fund supports the general operations, programs, and activities, including improvements to the University Farm at Lexington.

David Kephart Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Information Technology

The David Kephart Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established in August 2011 as a tribute to Dave's legacy and strong commitment to the School of Information Technology at Illinois State University. Dave was a professor in the Applied Computer Science Department for 18 years. During that time he taught more different classes than any faculty ...

Department of Technology Legacy Scholarship

The Department of Technology's first scholarship was called the Industrial Technology Scholarship and was established in 1989 to recruit incoming freshmen in the field of industrial technology. The purpose of the Legacy Scholarship is to recruit high potential freshmen and transfer students majoring in industrial technology.

Department of Technology Scholarship Fund

The Department of Technology Scholarship Fund provides support to undergraduate and/or graduate students majoring in any program within the Department of Technology.

Additionally Supports: Department of Technology General Scholarship Fund

Diane Ryon Transfer Student Scholarship

The Diane Ryon Transfer Student Scholarship was established by Dian Ryon in June 2017. The award supports a transfer student accepted for enrollment or enrolled in good standing in the School of Kinesiology and Recreation at Illinois State University. Preference is given to physical education teacher education students first, then open to all ...

Doris E. Henderson Endowed Scholarship in the School of Kinesiology and Recreation

Doris Henderson was interested in only one thing as child and that was to compete in sports and one day become a physical education teacher. She completed a B.S. in physical education at the Champaign/Urbana campus of the University of Illinois in 1954. She earned a master's of arts degree from Northwestern University in 1960. In the 60's she ...

Dr. Fred Kagy Endowed Fund for Professional Development in Graphic Communications

The Dr. Fred Kagy Endowed Fund for Professional Development in Graphic Communications helps cover educational expenses such as tuition, professional development, or travel expenses to support a positive outcome related to an internship experience for a student majoring in Graphic Communications. Dr. Frederick D. Kagy was recognized, not only in ...

Dr. Gary Weede Scholarship Endowment Fund

The Dr. Gary Weede Scholarship was established in 1996 by Gary Weede, a professor in the plastics area of the Integrated Manufacturing Systems sequence in the Department of (Industrial) Technology from 1970-1998. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to a student who has made significant contributions to financing ...

Dr. Hank Campbell Endowed Scholarship for Global Vision and Problem Solving

The Dr. Hank Campbell Endowed Scholarship for Global Vision and Problem Solving was established by Hank Campbell in 2010 to provide recognition and financial support for a student who engages in a learning activity using problem solving methodologies with a global perspective. Hank was a professor at Illinois State University in the Department ...

Ed Wells Memorial Scholarship in Criminal Justice

Dr. Ed Wells Memorial Scholarship in Criminal Justice was established in 2016 by family, colleagues, and friends of Dr. Wells. The Scholarship provides financial support to an undergraduate student majoring in criminal justice, who has completed a minimum of 45 credit hours and at least one semester at Illinois State. Preference will be given ...

Endowment for CAST Global Scholars

The Endowment for CAST Global Scholars fund provides offers students who are majoring in CAST programs the opportunity to establish global awareness, enhance academic learning, develop leadership skills, experience personal growth, and learn another language/culture through studying in another country. CAST faculty may also be awarded ...

Franzie Loepp Endowed Scholarship to Support Technology and Engineering Education

The Franzie Loepp Endowed Scholarship to Support Technology and Engineering Education helps attract high school seniors who desire to become technology and engineering teachers. Franzie Loepp joined the Department of Industrial Technology faculty in 1970. He progressed through the ranks, became the department's first university-wide ...

Health Information Management Fund

The Health Information Management Fund was established in 2003. The fund provides support for the activities, programs, and operations, including named commemorative scholarships and awards, of the program.

Joe Talkington Endowed Scholarship

The Joe Talkington Endowed Scholarship was established in 1995 by Joe Talkington, a professor in the Department of Technology. The scholarship is awarded to a full-time student majoring in technology at Illinois State University.

Johanson Internship Support Fund

The Johanson Internship Support Fund was established in 2017 by Matt and Susan Johanson. The purpose is to provide a multi-year award providing financial assistance for educational expenses to students accepted for enrollment or enrolled in the School of Information Technology at Illinois State University. Preference is given to students from ...

Ken Stier Engineering Technology Endowed Scholarship

The Ken Stier Engineering Technology Scholarship supports a Department of Technology student who has a strong desire to pursue a career in Engineering Technology or a related field. Ken Stier was a professor in the Department of Technology at Illinois State University from 1981 through 2011. During that time he helped transition the Integrated ...

Additionally Supports: Society of Manufacturing Engineers Fund

Larry Brumbaugh Scholarship

The Larry Brumbaugh Scholarship was started in 2015 in honor of Dr. Brumbaugh. The scholarship provides support to a student accepted for endorsement or enrolled in good standing in the School of Information Technology at Illinois State University.

Military Science - ROTC

The Military Science - ROTC Fund provides support for the activities, programs, and operations, including named commemorative scholarships and awards, associated with the program.

Robert C Monninger Scholarship

The Robert C. Monniger Scholarship was established by the family of Robert Monninger. Robert retired from ISU in 1977 after twenty-five years of service. He was a utilities supervisor in the Heating Plant. Robert died on May 8, 2002. Each candidate for the scholarship must be or have: A. Enrolled in good standing at ISU as a full-time ...

School of Information Technology Excellence Fund

The School of Information Technology Excellence Fund was established in 2016 to provide unrestricted funds that enable the School to remain relevant and on the cutting edge. The fund supports the highest priority initiatives and is critical to advancing the national reputation and excellence of the School of Information Technology or as ...

Trent R. Richards Scholarship Fund for the School of KNR

This endowment was established in 2000 by Trent Richards, a 1971 graduate of Illinois State University. The scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior student majoring in the School of Kinesiology and Recreation.

Tricia Widner Johnson Memorial Scholarship

Tricia Widner Johnson was a beloved faculty member in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences at Illinois State University. Tricia passed away suddenly in 2011 at the relatively young age of 36, leaving behind a husband and three sons. Tricia was an associate professor, a wonderful teacher, an inspiring mentor, and an expert in the area ...

Wayne Nelsen Endowment for Innovation

The Wayne Nelsen Endowment for Innovation fund was established in recognition of Dr. Nelsen's unselfish commitment to students and faculty within the Technology Department and his personal pursuit of excellence in technology. The purpose of this fund is to provide faculty and graduate student stipends to support innovation within the Technology ...

Wayne Zook Scholarship

The Wayne Zook Scholarship was established in 1991 in memory of Wayne Zook by family and friends. The scholarship is awarded to a full-time student majoring in the Department of Technology with an emphasis in the construction sequence.

Wayne and Cathie Lockwood Endowment for Technology Enrichment

The Wayne and Cathie Lockwood Endowment for Technology Enrichment fund helps support the expenses associated with bringing outstanding speakers, practitioners or visiting professors in technology to ISU. Wayne Lockwood joined the department of technology at Illinois State University in 1969, after having served as an NDEA Fellow there the ...

Willard J. McCarthy Engineering Technology Endowed Scholarship

The Willard J. McCarthy Engineering Technology Endowed Scholarship provides financial assistance to a student who is enrolled as a major in engineering technology in the Department of Technology at Illinois State University. Willard "Bill" J. McCarthy was associate professor in the Department of Industrial Technology at Illinois State ...

William P. LaBounty Endowed Fund in Graphic Communications

The William P. LaBounty Endowed Fund in Graphic Communications was established by William LaBounty in 2011 to assist the graphic communications program with funding for equipment, student expenses related to attending conferences, and other needs. William grew up in a family bookbinding business, Stappenbeck Bookbindery. From the time he was in ...