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College of Business Funds

Total funds: 36

Finance, Insurance, and Law Advisory Board Excellence Fund

The Finance, Insurance and Law (FIL) Advisory Board Excellence fund supports the activities, programs and operations of the FIL department. The fund may also provide scholarships to students with an FIL major or minor.

Professional Selling Lab

The Professional Selling Lab Fund was opened in 2009 to support activities, programs and operations associated with the Sales Institute.

Additionally Supports: Aerotek Outstanding Performance Senior Sales Senior Student Award, Bankers Life Professional Sales Award, C.H. Robinson Outstanding Sales Internship Award, Central IL Trucks Exemplary Sales Student Scholar Leadership Award, Enterprise Rent-A-Car Outstanding Sales Intern Award, Fastenal Outstanding Academic Perf Junior Sales Student Award, Frito-Lay, PepsiCo Prof Sales Scholar Ambassador Award, NW Mutual Effner-B/N Outst Achievement in Project Coord Awd, Prof Sales Inst All-Around Oust Senior Sales Student Award, Professional Sales Institute Freshman Leader in Training Awd, Professional Sales Institute Soph Sales Leader in Training Award, Saint Gobain Professional Sales Award, Sherwin Williams Sales Student & Coaching, TEKSystems Outst Sales Potential Junior Student Award, Thrivent Financial All-Around Junior Sales Student Award, Victor Envelope Co Outst Sales Potential Senior Student Awd

College of Business Excellence Fund

The College of Business Excellence Fund provides support emerging talent, including named commemorative awards and scholarships, to advance the national reputation and excellence of the College of Business at Illinois State University. The Fund was formerly named College of Business Fund.

Additionally Supports: Dean's Scholarship, Delta Sigma Phi Scholarship

Accounting Department General Fund

The Accounting Department General Fund supports the operating needs of the Accounting Department at Illinois State University, including named commemorative awards and scholarships.The Accounting Department at Illinois State University offers premier undergraduate and graduate programs in accountancy with a national reputation for excellence. ...

Additionally Supports: ETS Award, Federation of Schools Accounting Scholarship

MBA Program General Fund

MBA Program General Fund provides support for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program at Illinois State University.

Additionally Supports: Certificate of Academic Achievement, Distinguished Leadership Award, ETS Score Award, Heritage Enterprises Sponsored, Outstanding MBA Student, Robert Crowell MBA Endowed

Finance, Insurance and Law General Fund

The Finance, Insurance and Law General fund provides support for the activities, programs and operations associated with the department. The Finance, Insurance and Law is a department in the College of Business.

Dixie L. Mills Endowed Scholarship Fund

The Dixie L. Mills Endowed Scholarship Fund was established in 2007 by colleagues, alumni, friends, and business community leaders in honor of Dixie Mills, dean of the College of Business at Illinois State University, upon her retirement. The scholarship was established for the purpose of attracting and retaining high-achieving and motivated ...

Additionally Supports: Dixie L. Mills Endowment Scholarship Fund

EIF Faculty Support Fund

The EIF Faculty Support Fund was established in 2010 by the Department of Finance Insurance and Law. The intention is for donations from alumni and friends of the finance program and the Educational Investment Fund course to endow the fund. The purpose of the fund is to support faculty members who teach courses linking investment theory with ...

Management and Quantitative Methods (MQM) General Funds

The Management and Quantitative Methods (MQM) General Fund was opened in 1972. The fund supports the activities, programs, operations, and named commemorative scholarships associated with the MQM program.

Additionally Supports: ETS Award, International Business Service Award, MQM Award for Citizenship and Service, Management and Quantitative Methods (MQM) General Fund, NW Mutual Financial Network Scholarship, Outstanding Junior in International Business, Outstanding Junior in Management, Outstanding Senior in International Business, Outstanding Senior in Management, Ron Jr. and Cathy Whitton Dentsmart Scholarship

William and Nancy England Faculty Accounting Scholar Fund

William (Bill) England '77 is a partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLC in Chicago. He and his wife Nancy '77 established this endowment in 2012 to recruit and retain outstanding accounting faculty in the College of Business at Illinois State University. For more than 30 years Bill has enjoyed serving multinational companies. He has been the ...

Additionally Supports: William and Nancy England Faculty Scholar Fund

Accounting Department Scholarship Fund

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

Additionally Supports: Alumni Golf Outing, BKD, Caterpillar Scholarship, Clifton Larson Allen Scholarship, Country Financial, David Currie CPA Accounting Scholarship, Deere and Co., Doug Hart Accounting Scholarship, Dunbar, Breitweiser & Co., LLP, Enterprise, Erick & Jada Miner Scholarship, Federation of Schools of Accountancy Scholarship, Growmark, Heinold-Banwart, ISU Accounting Dept Advisory Council Scholarship, KPMG Scholarship, Keith & Kathi Martin Award, Marcotte BS/MPA Scholarship, Marcotte Outstanding MS Scholarship, Marcotte Undergraduate Scholarship, McGladrey LLP Scholarship, Miller Cooper Scholarship, PricewaterhouseCoopers Scholarship, Sikich LLP Scholarship, State Farm Foundation Scholarship, Sulaski & Webb CPA Scholarship

Marketing Department General Fund

The Marketing Department General Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the Marketing Program.

Additionally Supports: Exemplary Marketing Student Award, Marketing Degree Program Scholar

Business Week

The Business Week Fund supports the programs and events held during the College of Business' Business Week. Business Week offers engaging, authentic and professional opportunities that enable students to interact closely with alumni, employers. Through a week long series of events students have the opportunity to develop essential soft skills ...

Additionally Supports: Business Week Fund, CSR Case Competition Scholarship

Maggie Webb Endowed Scholarship

The Maggie Webb Endowed Scholarship was established by friends and relatives of Maggie Webb, a 2005 graduate of the business administration program in the College of Business at ISU. The Maggie Webb Endowed Scholarship was established for the purpose of providing financial support for College of Business students. It recognizes Maggie Webb ...

Business Education General Fund

The Business Education General Fund was opened in 1972 to support activities, programs and operations associated with the Business Education Program.

Additionally Supports: Business Teacher Education Award, Outstanding Senior in Business Teacher Education Award

College of Business Academic Fund

The purpose of this fund is to support faculty innovation by recruiting and retaining the highest quality faculty and staff for the College of Business at Illinois State University. World-class faculty help make an Illinois State education unique by providing the best undergraduate experience for business majors.

Marketing Department Scholarship

The Marketing Department Scholarship Fund was established in 2008 as a general scholarship for the Marketing Department.

Additionally Supports: E.V. Jones Service Scholar Award, ETS Major Field Exam Award of Merit, Marketing Department Scholarship Fund, Outstanding Junior in Marketing, Outstanding Marketing Student, CIC-AMA Award, Outstanding Marketing Student, St. Louis Professional Chapter Award, Outstanding Senior in Integrated Marketing Communication Awd, Ron & Cathy Whitton Outstanding Senior in Marketing Awardt, Windy City Wire Professional Selling Scholarship

Business Administration General Fund

The Business Administration General Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the Business Administration program.

Additionally Supports: ETS Award, Outstanding Junior in Business Administration, Outstanding Senior in Business Administration

College of Business Dean's Discretionary Fund Scholarship

The College of Business Dean's Discretionary Fund Scholarship provides support for the activities, programs, and operations, including named commemorative scholarships and awards, of the department.

College of Business Dean's Scholarship

The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarship support for students with a major in the College of Business. Students must meet requirements as estabished by the Dean or agreements with respective donors.

Additionally Supports: Diversity Excellence Business Scholarship, Jack Vincent Endowed Scholarship Administrative Agreement, Larry E Gustafson Scholarship, Pantaleone-Hoffman Family Excellence Scholarship in Business, Rigas Family Scholarship

DWB Dream Maker's Endowed Scholarship

Sharon Rossmark, board member of the College of Business Advisory Council at Illinois State University, established this scholarship in 2010 to honor her parents, David and Willie Mae Brown. David is a veteran of WWII, serving in the European Theater and participating in D-Day on June 6, 1944 at Utah Beach. He and Mae were married three days ...

EIF Enhancement Fund

The EIF Enhancement Fund was established in 2000 to support the general operating needs of the Educational Investment Fund course at Illinois State University. The Educational Investment Fund (EIF) course provides a real-world investing opportunity for students who have a strong academic background in finance, as well as academic and career ...

Educational Fixed-Income Enhancement Fund

The students in the class FIL 346: FIxed-Income Analysis and Portfolio Management, under the guidance of the course instructor and Department of Finance, Insurance and Law professors, will recommend investment trades and transactions within the Fund. During periods when the class is not in session, the governing team will be soley responsible ...

Finance, Insurance And Law Scholarship Fund

The Finance, Insurance and Law (FIL) Scholarship Fund provides support for the activities, programs, and operations, including named commemorative scholarships and awards, of the department.

Additionally Supports: Business Major Filed Test Award, Center for Investment Research and Analysis Award, Charlie Norman Outstanding, David Mistic Award, Educational Fixed Income Fund Scholarship, Educational Investment Fund Scholarship, Erika Gilbert Student Mentorship Award, Finance Achievement Award, Finance Futurity Award, Finance Initiative Award, Finance Professional Excellence Award, Finance, Insurance And Law (FIL) Scholarship Fund, Financial Management Association Leadership Award, Illinois State Alumni in Finance Scholarship, Illinois State Students in Finance Leadership Awards, Jordan Styx Scholarship, Outstanding Junior in Finance, Outstanding Legal Environment of Business Student, Outstanding Senior in Finance

Financial Planning and Analysis Support Fund

The Financial Planning and Analysis Support Fund provides support for initiatives related to the Center for Insurance (aka "Katie School"), including scholarships, leadership programs, personal/professional development, community outreach, and industry interaction for students.

George R. and Martha Means Center for Entrepreneurial Studies

The George R. and Martha Means Center for Entrepreneurial Studies endowment was established in 1999 by George and Martha Means to support faculty, students, and program development in the Entrepreneurial Studies program.

Additionally Supports: Business Plan Competition Award, Means Entrepreneurship Scholarship, Outstanding Junior in Entrepreneurship, Outstanding Senior in Entrepreneurship

Hobart and Marian Hinderliter Endowed Professorship

Marian Gardner Hinderliter graduated from Illinois State University in 1953 with a degree in Business Teacher Education. Longtime residents of Jacksonville, IL, she and her husband, Hobart Hinderliter, established the Hobart and Marian Hinderliter Endowed Professorship to recruit, support, and retain outstanding faculty in the College of ...

International Business Experience Fund

The International Business Experience Fund provides support for the International Business Institute (IBI) in the College of Business. The Institute is the home of all international-related programs and activities in the College of Business. The IBI coordinates internationalization of students and faculty to enhance awareness of global issues ...

J. D. J. Riggs Endowed Scholarship

The J.D.J. Riggs Endowed Scholarship was established in 2013 by James E. and Deborah L. Riggs out of a desire to help young people aspire to their chosen profession. Jim is a 1968 graduate of Illinois State University with a B.S. in Business Education and MBA in 1980.

Jean Kempel Grever Endowed Scholarship Fund

Jean Grever was a 1949 graduate of the business teacher education program at what was then Illinois State Normal University, and a 1963 graduate of the master's business education program. She earned a doctorate in business education from Northern Illinois University in 1975. This fund was established by Jean in 2011 for the purpose of ...

Katie School Excellence Fund

This Katie School Excellence Fund was established in September 1996 to support the Center for Insurance and Financial Services (aka Katie School of Insurance). Income from the endowment will be used to support the annual operating expenses for the Center for Insurance.

Katie School of Insurance Hall of Fame Fund

This fund was opened in February 2012. The purpose is to support the initiatives of the Katie School of Insurance to enhance the insurance and risk management major that is housed in the Department of Finance, Insurance and Law in the College of Business at Illinois State University, or as otherwise designated by the director of the Katie ...

Management and Quantitative Methods Scholarship Fund

The Management and Quantitative Methods (MQM) Scholarship Fund was opened in 2010 as a general scholarship fund for students majoring in Management and Quantitative Methods.

Marian and Hobart Hinderliter Endowed Fund

The endowment was established in 2001 by Marian and Hobart Hinderliter. Marian is a 1953 graduate of Illinois State University with a degree in business teacher education. The scholarship is awarded to a freshman enrolled in the College of Business with an interest in business as a professional career.

Max Rexroad Scholarship

The Max Rexroad Scholarship was established in 1996 by John Anthony Doyle, a 1980 graduate of Illinois State University. This fund honors W. Max Rexroad, a professor of Accounting. This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in Accounting at Illinois State University.

Professional Sales Alumni Scholarship

Zach Frazier '06 and Anna (Trefil) Frazier '06 began their college careers at Illinois State University and quickly realized they had a lot in common. They worked selling advertising for the Daily Vidette, joined a professional business fraternity, and were selected as student sales scholars for the newly established Professional Sales ...