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College of Education Funds

Total funds: 29

Metcalf General Fund

The Metcalf General Fund supports the general operating needs of the Metcalf Laboratory School. The Thomas Metcalf School is the Laboratory School of Illinois State University that serves children from preschool through eighth grade.

U-High General Fund

The University High School (U-High) Fund provides support for the highest priority initiatives, including named commemorative scholarships and awards, of the School.

Additionally Supports: Kyle Morris Scholarship for University High School, Michael Collins Memorial Scholarship, Troy Hari Memorial Scholarship, University High School (U-High) Fund

College of Education General Fund

The College of Education General Fund supports the general operating needs of the College of Education at Illinois State University. Educator preparation is a university-wide effort that includes five colleges and enrolls more than 5,000 students. Nearly one-fourth of the 22,000 students who attend the University are enrolled in an educator ...

Additionally Supports: The Washington DC Internship Scholarship

Special Education General Fund

The Special Education General Fund provides support for the activities, programs and operations associated with the department. The Department of Special Education at Illinois State University is one of the largest and most respected special education programs in the country.

School of Teaching and Learning General Fund

The School of Teaching and Learning General Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the School of Teaching and Learning in the College of Education at Illinois State University.

College of Education Excellence Fund

The purpose of this fund is to provide financial resources to support a variety of eductional needs of the college, its three departments of Special Education, Curriculum and Instruction, and Educational Administration and Foundations and its two laboratory schools, University High School and Thomas Metcalf School.

Additionally Supports: R. M. Lee Educational Scholarship, Warren F. Craig Memorial Scholarship in COE

Educational Administration General Fund

The Educational Administration and Foundation General Fund was established in 1974. The fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the Educational Administration and Foundation Program in the College of Education.

College of Education Global Initiatives Fund

The College of Education Global Initiatives Fund will be used for support of the College of Education international education initiatives. Support may include student travel scholarships, faculty international travel, financial support to visiting scholars, scholarly publication dissemination to international audiences, and other needs as ...

College Student Personnel Program General Fund

The College Student Personnel General Fund was established in 2010. The fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the College Student Personnel Program in the College of Education.

School of Teaching and Learning General Scholarship Fund

The School of Teaching and Learning Scholarship Fund was established in 2009 as a general scholarship fund for students through the School of Teaching and Learning in the College of Education at Illinois State University.

Additionally Supports: Dr. Minnie Perrin Berson Scholarship in Early Childhood Education, Judith Busey Scholarship

Franson-Anderson Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Franson-Anderson Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Ida Franson a class of 1952 graduate of Illinois State University and her husband Eugene "Jerry" Anderson. A life-long resident of Niles, Illinois Ida served as a substitute teacher for the Niles school district for more than 30 years and as a volunteer for the school ...

Special Education Assistive Technology Center

The Special Education Assistive Technology (SEAT) Center fund supports the programs and operations of the Center. The SEAT Center was established August 21, 2001 by the Illinois Board of Higher Education and serves as a center of excellence where partnerships among people advance the knowledge and practice of assistive technology solutions to ...

Ashby-Lockman Family Future Special Education Teacher Scholarship

This fund was established by sisters Dana '85, M.S. '87, and Dianne Ashby, and Jack Lockman, husband of Dianne, to provide financial assistance to help outstanding Special Education majors meet their educational goals. Dana serves as the Director of Special Education for the Morton school district. Dianne served as the Vice President of ...

Hubbard Hickrod Scholarship

The Hubbard Hickrod Scholarship was established in 1998 to honor Benjamin Hubbard and G. Alan Hickrod. The scholarship is awarded annually to a doctoral graduate student majoring in Educational Administration with a dissertation in the area of Educational Finance.

Eunice Speer Scholarship

The Eunice H. Speer Scholarship was established in 1974 as a tribute to Eunice H. Speer in recognition of her retirement following 30 years of service to Illinois State library science. From 1974 to 1987, scholarships were awarded to students for scholastic achievement and service to Mu Chapter of Alpha Beta Alpha. In 1987 the library science ...

Evelyn J. Rex Scholarship

The Evelyn J. Rex Scholarship was established in September 2000 with an initial gift from the Evelyn J. Rex Trust. Additional gifts from the Trust were received in 2006 along with gifts from other donors. Evelyn Rex passed away in 2009, leaving her estate for the scholarship.The scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate or graduate ...

Metcalf Enhancement Fund

The Metcalf Enhancement Fund was established in 1997. The fund supports the activities, programs and operations of Thomas Metcalf Laboratory School at Illinois State University.

Edward R. Hines Higher Education Endowed Scholarship

Each candidate for an Edward R. Hines Higher Education Scholarship must hold status as a doctoral student enrolled in the higher education concentration, have completed at least 24 semester credit hours as part of the doctoral program, have at least 3.25 GPA, demonstrate integrity, and have a commitment to a career in higher education and ...

Charles DeGarmo Scholars Endowment

The Charles DeGarmo Scholars Endowment established in 1993 by the College of Education to memorialize Charles DeGarmo who was an outstanding student, teacher, principal and professor. It is awarded annually to a graduate or undergraduate student with a strong commitment to a professional career in public education.

U-High Stroud Auditorium Renovation Fund

The U-High Stroud Auditorium Renovation Fund supports the property, building and equipment needs of the University High Auditorium Renovation.

Bowman Fellows Endowment

The Bowman Fellows was established in 2004 in honor of Illinois State University President Al Bowman. In 2012 the fund was permanently endowed through a gift from John '81 and Therese '81 Rigas to pay tribute to Bowman's legacy as he announced his retirement as president. Under Bowman's leadership, Illinois State was transformed into a ...

Evelyn Madigan Endowment for Metcalf Allied Arts

The Evelyn Madigan Endowment for Metcalf Allied Arts will provide funds to support performance related expenses such as costumes, props, licensing fees, and the like for the theatre/music/drama program at Thomas Metcalf School. Recognition and appreciation to the Evelyn Madigan Endowment for Metcalf Allied Arts, with a statement about Evelyn ...

Dr. Savario J. Mungo Endowed Scholarship

The Dr. Savario J. Mungo Endowed Scholarship was established in 2000 by the Illinois State University branch of the Collegiate Middle Level Association to honor Savario J. Mungo at his retirement. This scholarship is awarded to a senior in the middle level teacher education program in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction.

College of Education Dean's Faculty Development Endowment Fund

The College of Education Dean's Faculty Development Endowment Fund was created in 2009 to provide support for faculty development and professional activities.

Additionally Supports: College of Educaiton Dean's Faculty Development Endowment Fund

College of Education General Scholarship Fund

The College of Education Scholarship Fund was established in 2008 to provide support for College of Education student scholarships.

Additionally Supports: College of Education Scholarship Fund, Jean M. Borg Scholarship, Mary R. Borg Scholarship

Dr. Meg Hutchins Memorial Endowed Scholarship

The Dr. Meg Hutchins Memorial Endowed Scholarship was created by colleagues, family, alumni, and friends to honor the memory of Margaret Penn Hutchins, a faculty member in the Special Education Department from 1995-2005. Her interests focused on successful transition of youth with disabilities from school to adult life. She was posthumously ...

Lab Schools

The Lab School Fund provides support for the activities, programs and operations of the Laboratory Schools at Illinois State University. The Lab School is a department in the College of Education and one of the oldest and largest lab school systems in the United States.

Neal R. Gamsky Assistantship in College Student Personnel

The Dr. Neal R. Gamsky Endowed Assistant in College Student Personnel Administration was established in 2005 by Neal Gamsky, Vice President Emeritus for Student Affairs at ISU. The purpose of the assistantship is to recognize a promising, high potential first year student enrolled in the CSPA master's degree program, and to encourage ...

School of Teaching and Learning Undergraduate Scholarship

The School of Teaching and Learning Undergraduate Scholarship (formerly known as Curriculum and Instruction) is awarded to a junior-level student majoring in early childhood, elementary, or junior high/middle school education.