Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts Funds

Total funds: 103

Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts General Fund

The Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts General Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the the College.The Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts is home of the Wonsook Kim School of Art, School of Music, School of Theatre and Dance, Arts Technology Program, Illinois Shakespeare Festival, and University Galleries. Programs ...

School of Music General Fund

The School of Music General Fund supports many activities, programs, and operations associated within the School of Music program, including supporting student initiatives, guest clinicians, and faculty professional development; obtaining specialized instruments and equipment; and providing additional student scholarships.

Additionally Supports: IFMC, Music - String Scholarship, NFMC Orpheus Music Club Scholarship

School of Theatre General Fund

The School of Theatre General Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the department.

Graphic Design General Fund

The Graphic Design General Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the Graphic Design Program in the Wonsook Kim School of Art.

Irving S. and Jobie Tick Award Fund

The Irving S. and Jobie Tick Award Fund was established in honor of Irving S. and Jobie Tick's longtime involvement and support of the Wonsook Kim School of Art and University Galleries at Illinois State University. The Fund will provide funding for the University Galleries Student Annual Exhibition awards for students who meet the following ...

Josefina Gutiérrez Ferrán Scholarship

Josefina Gutiérrez Ferrán was an adult learner in the Illinois State University Art Department for 16 years. Born in Santa Clara, Cuba, Josefina had a passion for life, education, music, and painting. Her artwork reproduced vivid memories of her homeland. Fleeing communism and in search of a better life, and to be closer to her children who ...

Marshall Dulaney Pitcher Scholarship Award

The Marshall Dulaney Pitcher Scholarship Award was established in 1970 by Velma Pitcher-Sorensen, M.S.E '74. The scholarship is awarded to an outstanding student in the field of art.

Patty Foltz Memorial Fund

The Patty Foltz Memorial Fund was established as a student support fund that will help cover incidental expenses related to performances or recitals not otherwise covered by tuition and required as part of course or degree completion requirements.

Wonsook Kim School of Art M.F.A.Facilities Fund

The Wonsook Kim School of Art M.F.A.Facilities Fund is a quasi-endowment fund established with an initial gift in 2022 of $500,000 and additional gifts in 2023 and 2024 of the same amount will be used for securing an maintaining 20 state-of-the-art M.F.A. student studio spaces that are convenient to campus. Funds to be expended at the ...

Friends of the Arts Fund

Friends of the Arts fund was established in June 2002. The purpose of the fund is to provide student scholarships and general support for programs and priorities of the College. The Friends of the Arts group consist of alumni and friends of the Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts whose primary goal is the help promote Wonsook Kim College of Fine ...

Mary M. Packwood Graduate Scholarship

In 1984 Mary McMullan Packwood established a special art teacher summer school scholarship award to recognize outstanding performance in the teaching of art and to foster leadership in the field of art education. The applicant must be accepted into a graduate program in art and submit examples of their and their students' art work, writing, ...

Peithman Music Scholarship

In 1976 Harlan W. Peithman established a fund in the ISU Foundation which has since grown into a fully endowed scholarship in the field of music. Students applying for the Peithman Scholarship must be an upper-division music student (junior or senior), have at least a 3.0/4.0 grade point average, and have demonstrated special academic merit ...

Theatre of Ted Endowment

Theatre of Ted was originally founded in the Fall of 1990 by Brendan Hunt and fellow students. It was chartered as a Registered Student Organization in January 2002. Theatre of Ted was founded on the principle that everyone deserves a chance to stand on the stage, shine in the spotlight, and hear the roar of applause that everyone deserves. ...

Illinois Shakespeare Society Fund

Illinois Shakespeare Society Fund provides financial assistance for operating expenses associated with the Illinois Shakespeare Festival.

School of Theatre and Dance General Fund

The School of Theatre and Dance General Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the department.

Fine Arts Complex

The purpose of this fund is to enhance the State of Illinois Capital Budget funding for the FIne Arts Complex. Funds can be used to increase the scope of the project, to equip the buildings, and to enhance the facilities and equipment after completion of the building project.

Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts Student Scholarship

The Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts Scholarship restricted fund provides support for students with a major in the Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts. Students must meet requirements as established by the dean.

Illinois State University Bands

The Illinois State University Bands Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the School of Music Band program.

Friends of the Arts Scholarship

The Friends of the Arts Scholarship was initially established by an anonymous donor in 1990 to benefit a student in fine arts with a scholarship. Qualifications: student must be a full time student at ISU; have a financial need; and be majoring in art, music, or theatre. Student should be a freshman or sophomore and could receive the ...

Grand-Puba-Tuba Low Brass Fund

Ed Livingston taught at ISU from 1968-1997 and served as director of bands from 1977-1984. Ed built the 90-member band into the 454-member Big Red Marching Machine, which held a record in the Guinness Book of World Records. Ed was honored during Homecoming 2007 for being the first director of the Big Red Marching Machine. Each candidate for an ...

Pete Guither Theatrical Experimentation Fund

The Pete Guither Theatrical Experimentation Fund was established in 2018 by Pete Guither. The scholarship provides support for research opportunities where students can participate in, or explore, student-led theatrical risk taking, which may involve any of a number of performance-based forms.

Barbara G. Wiltberger Scholarship

The Barbara G. Wiltberger Scholarship was established in 1984 in memory of Barbara Wiltberger, a 1973 graduate of Illinois State University, by her parents, Richard and Grace Wiltberger. The scholarship is awarded to a new or continuing music student in a major choral ensemble who primarily sing soprano or alto.

Normal Editions Workshop

The Normal Editions Workshop provides collaborative custom printing services for artists throughout the United States and extends the educational goals of the University. As a result, students have opportunities to work with and observe visiting artists who explore the creative and expressive potentials of printmaking. The purpose of this fund ...

Wonsook Kim School of Art General Fund

The Wonsook Kim School of Art General Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the Wonsook Kim School of Art. The fund also serves as the central fund for named scholarships and awards that are not fully endowed.

Additionally Supports: Best in Show Award, DeGeal Interactive Design Scholarship, Grant-In-Aid, Irving Tick Scholarship, Laura Kowalski Art Award

Alcorn Family Ceramics Scholarship

Gary Alcorn's interest in ceramics started in Junior High School. His mother, Madelyn Alcorn, always had a passion for the arts and one of his favorite memories is her love for slip casting in ceramics. In 2013 Gary and Trish Alcorn established the Alcorn Family Ceramics Scholarship to provide a profound experience for the students and make ...

Alycia and Hans Fuchs Scholarship

This endowment was established in 2000 by Helmuth Fuchs in memory of his parents. The scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in music who has demonstrated strong academic achievement.

Anne and Stephen Matter Artist Lecture Series

The Anne and Stephen Matter Artist Lecture Series in the Wonsook Kim School of Art was established in 2017 by Anne and Stephen Matter to support artist travel, stipend, reception, marketing, and other associated costs. The lecture series will be presented annually at University Galleries and will showcase artists who work in various media and ...

Arts Technology Program Fund

The Arts Technology Program Fund provides support for the activities, programs and operations for the Arts Technology Program in the Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts. The Program provide students with the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of art, music, and theatre along with the theory and practice of digital and interactive media. ...

Bernard Eichen Scholarship

The Bernard Eichen Scholarship was established in 1992 by family, friends, and colleagues in memory of violin professor Bernard Eichen. The scholarship is awarded to "the most promising" violin student.

Blackfriar Scholarship

The origin of the name "Blackfriars" dates back to the 13th Century. They were bands of hooded monks who presented shows from portable stages. The name "Blackfriars" was adopted by the ISNU Chapter, Kappa Lambda, when it was founded in 1934. The purpose of this fraternity was to present annual, humorous stage productions of the highest possible ...

Calvin MacLean Endowment Fund

The Calvin MacLean Endowment Fund was established in 2006 by the Illinois Shakespeare Festival Society to honor Calvin A. MacLean, who served as the artistic director of the Illinois Shakespeare Festival from 1995-2006, and as head of directing at ISU for fifteen years. The expendable earnings support the Illinois Shakespeare Festival to fund ...

Caroline Gordon Theatre Scholarship

The Caroline Gordon Theatre Scholarship was established through a bequest of Caroline Gordon in 2004. The scholarship provides scholarship support for students majoring in theatre at Illinois State University. Ms. Gordon was a retired Illinois State staff member who passed away January 2004.

Ceramics General Fund

The Ceramics General Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the Ceramics Program in the Wonsook Kim School of Art.

Additionally Supports: The Alcorn Family Scholarship

Charles Bolen Music Faculty Scholarship

The Charles Bolen Music Faculty Scholarship was established in 1992 by Charles Bolen, professor emeritus and former dean of the Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts at ISU. The scholarship is awarded to a current music major who has demonstrated qualities of leadership and service to the department in addition to good musicianship and scholarship.

Charles Stokes Music Scholarship

The Charles Stokes Music Scholarship was established in 2017 by emerita faculty Charles Stokes. Charlie was a beloved faculty member who taught in the School of Music for more than 30 years. He was highly respected by faculty and students as a musician and teacher. The purpose of the scholarship is to help support a student in the School of ...

Civic Chorale Expendable Fund

The Civic Chorale Expendable Fund provides immediate support for the activities, programs and operations, including director salary and stipends, instrumentalists, guest artists, venues, programs and program notes, and other expenses necessary to support the Civic Chorale ensemble in the School of Music at Illinois.

Crossroads Program Fund

The Crossroads Fund was established in 2001 with an initial gift from Illinois Power Company and provides financial support for the Crossroads project. The Crossroads project encourages and explores performances and symposia that address the issues and experiences of underrepresented ethnic peoples in the United States and experiences of ...

Denny Mays Scholarship

The Denny Mays Scholarship was established with gifts from family and friends made in memory of Mr. Mays following his passing in 2011. Mr. Mays started his career at Illinois State University in 1969 and retired in 2009 from as the School of Theatre and Dance Scene Shop Foreman. The Denny Mays scholarship will be given annually to a deserving ...

Dr. C. Louis Steinburg Art Scholarship

Dr. C. Louis "Lou" Steinburg was an art professor at Illinois State University who taught for 34 years before retiring in 1993. His art work was displayed in various galleries and collections throughout the United States and across the world. Lou passed away in July 2014 but was a teacher until the end. Lou continued to enjoy instructing ...

Dr. Lloyd W. Farlee Memorial Scholarship in the School of Music

The Dr. Lloyd W. Farlee Memorial Scholarship was created with a purpose to award an ISU student in good standing who has exhibited outstanding merit in the School of Music and is majoring in either Music Education or Musical Theatre with an applied emphasis on voice. Preference will be given to a student who has exhibited outstanding merit in ...

Drake Elfline Design Studio Fund

The Drake Elfline Design Studio Fund was established in 2019 to provide financial assistance for students in the Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts. Scholarships are awarded to students at a junior, senior, or graduate student level who are intent in pursuing a career in their specific art discipline.

Elizabeth Stein Art Scholarship

The Elizabeth Stein Art Scholarship was established in1971 with a gift from Elizabeth Stein. The scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student majoring in art.

Eric R. Baber Fellowship

This scholarship is to nurture excellence in individual performers in Fine Arts, through emphasis on studio approach, rather than training for teaching. This does not preclude grant fellows from engaging in music or art education work, but the main thrust of the grant should be to help develop top-notch individual performers, and enhance ISU's ...

Florence B. Runyan & Benny Kemp Endowed Music Scholarship

Florence Runyan, ISNU Class of 1907, provided a gift through her estate to support music scholarships at Illinois State University. Ms. Runyan passed away in 1978. The Benny Kemp Music Scholarship was established in 1978 following his death. The scholarship was funded through gifts by faculty, family and friends made in his honor. The Florence ...

Fred and Lois Mills Art Scholarship

The Fred and Lois Mills Art Scholarship was established in 1986 with donations from friends, family, and colleagues in honor of the retirement of Fred Mills. The purpose of the fund is to encourage and support research and creative work by both faculty members and students in the Wonsook Kim School of Art. Student and faculty recipients are ...

Glass Fund

The Glass Fund supports the activities, programs and operations associated with the Glass Program in the Wonsook Kim School of Art.

Gwen and Ted Crowley Endowment Fund

This fund was established in 2009 by James A. "Tony" Crowley to honor his parents, the late Gwen Crowley and Ted Crowley. His parents were very supportive of his pursuit of a career in visual arts and it is that spirit of support that inspired the establishment of this fund. Tony has a great awareness of the importance of providing professional ...

Hanan Omran Nassar Art Scholarship Fund

To establish an endowed scholarship providing financial assistance for students in the Wonsook Kim School of Art

Harold Boyd Professorship in Art Endowment

The Harold Boyd Professorship in Art Endowment was established in 2019 in honor of former Illinois State University Wonsook Kim School of Art Professor Harold Boyd to recognize an outstanding Illinois State University faculty member. Funds will support the named professor's academic and creative endeavors at the discretion of the Dean of the ...

Harold Gregor Professorship in Art Endowment

The Harold Gregor Professorship in Art Endowment was established in 2019 in honor of former Illinois State University Wonsook Kim School of Art Professor Harold Gregor to recognize an outstanding Illinois State University faculty member. Funds will support the named professor's academic and creative endeavors at the discretion of the Dean of ...

Helen Diane Hoblit Scholarship

This scholarship was created by Susan R. Hoblit '86, M.S.'96 in memory of her sister Diane '65, M.A.'67. Diane received degrees in English and speech communication and was a vital part of the theatre program at Illinois State University. After graduation she worked as a professional actress and teacher for more than 30 years. One of her ...

Helen Merris Restricted Music Scholarship Fund

This scholarship was established by Donna Merris '61 in honor of her mother, Helen Frohwitter Merris. Helen was born in Bluffs on January 9, 1911. She married Donald Merris in 1928. They owned land and farmed around Bluffs, where they raised five children. As a young girl, Helen studied piano with a noted teacher in Hannibal, Missouri and ...

Herminia Alvarez de La Rosa and Virginia Valdéz Listrom Music Scholarship

The Herminia Alvarez de la Rosa and Virginia Valdés Listrom Music Scholarship supports an incoming or current undergraduate student majoring in music. Both talented pianists whose families immigrated to the United States from Cuba and Mexico, Herminia's and Virginia's interest and joy in making and sharing music has been passed on to their ...

ISU String Project

The String Project restricted fund provides support activities, programs and operations associated with this program.

Illinois Shakespeare Society Endowment

The Illinois Shakespeare Society Endowment provides financial assistance for operating expenses associated with the Illinois Shakespeare Festival. The Illinois Shakespeare Society Endowment was established in 2000 and funded through gifts from individuals interested in supporting the Illinois Shakespeare Festival and program.

Illinois State University Bands Scholarship

The Illinois State University Bands Scholarship was established in 2019. The scholarship supports students who are majoring in music, enrolled in applied lessons on scholarship instruments(s), and perform in up to two ensembles, including a band on their primary instrument.

Illinois State University School of Music String Project Scholarship

The Illinois State University School of Music String Project Scholarship was established in 2020 to provide financial support for string students who demonstrate a passion for teaching.

James Major and Amy Gilreath Music Scholarship

This fund was established in 2007 by Amy Gilreath, an accomplished and internationally recognized trumpet performer and professor of music at Illinois State University, and James Major, Dean of the Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts, who has had a distinguished career in music and music education spanning four decades. Each candidate must be ...

Jason Royal Music Scholarship

The Jason Royal Music Scholarship was established in 2021 an an expendable fund to support a student enrolled in the School of Music. Preference given to a student with demonstrated financial need.

Jean Scharfenberg Scholarship

This endowment was established in 1993 by family, friends, and colleagues of Jean Scharfenberg. The scholarship is awarded to a graduating student majoring in acting. Candidates must demonstrate talent, discipline, and good work habits, attitude, performance work, and scholarship. Funds are to be used to defray costs involved in beginning a ...

John Ferrell Endowed Scholarship for Madrigal Singers

The John Ferrell Endowed Scholarship for Madrigal Singers fund was established in 2003 by John and Audrey Ferrell to recognize a talented member of the madrigal singers. The scholarship is awarded to a student who has been a respected member of the madrigals for at least one year, and demonstrated exceptional talent in vocal music and ...

John J. Ireland Scholarship

The John J. Ireland Scholarship was established in 1968 at the death of John J. Ireland, using the proceeds of a trust established by John Ireland. In 1982 the fund reached the endowed level, and a scholarship was established at the recommendation of Ireland's niece. The scholarship is awarded to a sophomore, junior, or senior student, majoring ...

John R. Hansing Memorial Scholarship

This endowment was established in 2001 by Dr. Frank D. Hansing in memory of his brother John R. Hansing, a 1938 graduate of Illinois State Normal University. The scholarship is awarded to a freshman student majoring in music, with preference to a student with a string concentration.

John Stevens Memorial Fund

The John Stevens Memorial Fund was established by Nancy Stevens in 2003 in memory of John Stevens. John served on the Illinois Shakespeare Society Board of Directors from 1984 until his untimely death in 2000. John's commitment and passion to the Festival was unwavering. The John Stevens Memorial Fund was created to honor John and ensure future ...

Karen Deske Scholarship

The Karen Deske Scholarship was established in December 1994 following her death. Karen was the first graduate of Illinois State University's Master in Art Therapy, receiving her degree in 1987. The Scholarship required the Recipient be a graduate art therapy student in his or her second semester or have taken 9 to 12 hours of graduate art ...

Keith and Becky Habersberger Scholarship

The Keith and Becky Habersberger Scholarship was established in 2020 to support and promote a Theatre student with a commitment to diversity and inclusion. The scholarship will provide financial assistance for a theatre major in good academic standing with demonstrated financial need. Student must be an active member of the Crossroads Project ...

Ken Holder Professorship in Art Endowment

The Ken Holder Professorship in Art Endowment was established in 2019 in honor of former Illinois State University Wonsook Kim School of Art Professor Ken Holder to recognize an outstanding Illinois State University faculty member. Funds will support the named professor's academic and creative endeavors at the discretion of the Dean of the ...

Kenneth Holder MFA Painting Scholarship

The Kenneth Holder MFA Painting Scholarship was established in 2020 by Janice Holder honoring the legacy of her husband, professor and artist Kenneth Holder. The scholarship is awarded annually to a talented painting student in the Wonsook Kim School of Art MFA Program who is accepted for enrollment or enrolled in good standing in the ...

Linda Willis Fisher Scholarship Fund

This Linda Willis Fisher Restricted Scholarship was established in 2010 upon the retirement of Linda Willis Fisher, to celebrate her 22-year career as coordinator of the art education program at Illinois State University. An accomplished artist herself, Fisher mentored and inspired hundreds of students to go forward and become excellent art ...

Lloyd and Eleanor Fengel Scholarship

The Lloyd and Eleanor Fengel Scholarship was established in 1997 by Lloyd Fengel. Lloyd attended Illinois State graduating with a Music Education degree in 1942. The scholarship supports a student enrolled in good standing who demonstrates strong academic achievement, as evidenced by a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Student must ...

M. A. Reeves Music Research

Marjorie A. Reeves graduated from ISNU in 1945. She made a bequest in her will to establish a research scholarship fund in the school of music for students interested in music for handicapped children. Any student enrolled in the school of music at ISU who is interested in doing research in the area of music for handicapped children may apply ...

Mary Ellen T. Somers Art Teacher Education Scholarship

The Mary Ellen T. Somers Art Teacher Education Scholarship was established in 2018 by Taylor S. Hassan and Jacob Hassan to honor their mother, who loved teaching art and thrived on the satisfaction of seeing her students tap into the creative spaces within themselves. Mary Ellen received her BS in Teacher Art Education in 1974 and her MFA in ...

Mary Jo Brown Scholarship

The Mary Jo Brown Scholarship was established in 1990 by Betty Robertson in memory of her sister, Mary Jo Brown. The scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior music major who has demonstrated outstanding service to the department, as well as exceptional musical talent.

Mary M. Packwood Art Education Fund

The Mary M. Packwood Art Education Endowment Fund was established by Mary Packwood in 1985. Ms. Packwood believed art instruction was an integral part of the academic program and wanted to ensure art curriculum and instruction remained supported. In 2016, the funding guidelines were updated to specify that the fund supported Art Education ...

Mary R. Walker Scholarship

This endowment was established in 1977. Mary Walker was a member of the ISU art faculty for 22 years. The scholarship is awarded to a student at the junior or senior level specializing in fabric, sculpture, or metal (jewelry) programs.

Music Scholarship Fund

The School of Music Scholarship Fund was opened in 1982 as a general scholarship fund for students in the School of Music.

Additionally Supports: Hope (Mosier) Scholarship, IFMC Golden Lyre Scholarship, NFMC Orpheus Scholarship, Presser Scholarship, Roque Cordero Music Award, School of Music Foundation Scholarship

Normal Editions Workshop Endowment

The Normal Editions Workshop Endowment provides perpetual support for the activities of Normal Editions Workshop (NEW) and the projects it sponsors. The workshop is a research facility adjoining the student printmaking studio at Illinois State University. Founded in 1976, the workshop attracts hundreds of artists of regional, national, and ...

Norman Funk Jr. Scholarship

Norman J. Funk, Jr. was born on September 30, 1951, the son of Norm and Ester Funk of Roanoke. Norm was killed in a car accident at the age of 21 on July 23, 1973. Norm found his dream on the stage at ISU. Established in Norm's memory, this scholarship is offered to an especially gifted theater major who shows a great love and passion for the ...

Professor Russell B. Bedford Scholarship in Music

The Professor Russell B. Bedford Scholarship in Music was established in 2017 by Russell and Janet Bedford to provide financial assistance to a student in bassoon or oboe who had either declared a music major or an intention to declare a major in music performance or music education. Preference is given to incoming freshman or transfer students.

Ray Johnson Endowed Scholarship

Ray Johnson graduated from Illinois State in 1974. He first became interested in theatre while he was a student at ISU. Each recipient of the scholarship will be the most deserving student(s) as determined by the Dean of the Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts. The selection shall be made from a pool of candidates identified by the directors of ...

Robert C. and Susan Lee Walling Music Education Scholarship

The Robert C. and Susan Lee Walling Music Education Scholarship was established in 2016 by Bob and Susan Walling. The purpose of this award is to help a future music teacher/performer learn important career skills through both music and campus leadership and involvement. Qualified applicants must demonstrate academic and personal achievement ...

Robert Fred Kern Scholarship

The Robert Fred Kern Scholarship was established in 2021 through an estate gift following the passing of Dr. Robert F. Kern. The scholarship provides support for a music education student whose major instrument is piano. Dr. Kern graduated with a bachelors degree in music from Illinois State in 1966. He was named as an honored alumnus for the ...

Robert Small Scholarship

Candidates for the Robert Small Scholarship awards must be enrolled in ISU and concentrating in art history. They must have demonstrated academic proficiency and scholarly study. Applicants should submit their credentials to the Art Department for consideration.

Stephanie Amster Design Fund

The Stephanie Amster Design Fund endowment was established in 1982 in honor of Stephanie Amster's long time efforts to develop the Ewing Arts Festival. This scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student majoring in art and exemplifying the "best" through leadership, academic proficiency, artistic talent, and a commitment to ...

Sutter Family Shakespeare Scholarship

The Sutter Family Shakespeare Scholarship was started by Craig Sutter in memory his mother, G. Jean Sutter and his father, H. Everett Sutter. Their passion for the arts and civic engagement resonated with Craig from a young age. He has been an avid supporter and patron of the Illinois Shakespeare Festival since its inception in 1978. Craig's ...

Suzzanne Douglas Endowed Scholarship

Suzzanne Douglas attended Illinois State prior to a 30-year and continuing career as a successful television, cinema, and stage actress. Balancing career and family, Suzanne completed her degree in theatre from Illinois State University in 2011. She is a two-time Image Award winner, and she received a Black Oscar, a Reel Award, and the Mary ...

Swanson Endowment

This endowment was established in 1991 by Mary Swanson B.S.E. '82 to support an Illinois State Theatre intern with the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago. In 2020, the criteria was modified to expand support for student interns who are participating in any professional theatres or production companies as approved by the Director of the School of ...

Terry Adkins Memorial Scholarship for Diversity

The Terry Adkins Memorial Scholarship for Diversity was established in 2016 in recognition of Terry's career as a distinguished artist. The scholarship will support a student who is from a traditionally underrepresented population and majoring in art at Illinois State University. Terry completed his undergraduate studies in 1975 at Fisk ...

The Paul Andziewicz Back-a-Bird Scholarship Fund

The Paul Andziewicz Back-a-Bird Scholarship Fund was established by Paul Andziewicz in order to provide support to students in the Big Red Marching Machine.

Theatre Scholarship Fund

The Theatre Scholarship Fund was opened in 2000 as a general scholarship fund for students majoring in Theatre.

Theatre at Ewing Maintenance Savings

The purpose of this fund is to support general upkeep, repairs, and needed maintenance of the Theatre at Ewing Cultural Center.

Thomas McCormick MFA Printmaking Scholarship

The Thomas McCormick MFA Printmaking Scholarship was established in 2019 to honor Thomas McCormick as Illinois State University's first MFA graduate and to acknowledge the influence of artist and Emeritus Professor, Harold Boyd. Through his teaching and mentorship, Professor Boyd impacted many printmaking and drawing students. This endowment ...

University Galleries

The University Galleries Fund supports student scholarships for the Illinois State University Student Annual Exhibition, workshop supplies and transportation stipends for K-12 student field trips, artists' honoraria, and exhibition catalogues. The fund also serves as the base for scholarships and awards given to students with a particular ...

Additionally Supports: Creative Technologies - Best Interactive Media and Technology, Creative Technologies - Special Achievement in Interactive Media and Technology, DeGeal Interactive Design Award, ISU Glass Department Award, ISU Graphic Design Best Newcomer Award, ISU Graphic Design Program Best Concept Award, ISU Graphic Design Program Best Typography Award, ISU Graphic Design Program Best in Show Award, ISU School of Art Best in Show, Jen Franklin Memorial Award, Karolee Johnson Memorial Award, Normal Editions Workshop Outstanding Graduate Print Award, Normal Editions Workshop Outstanding Undergraduate Print Award, Randy Reid Jewelry Award, Richard D. Finch Undergraduate Drawing and Printmaking Award, Silica Ceramics Club Award, Student Annual Scholarship

Wonsook Kim Art Scholarship

Wonsook Kim came to Illinois State University from Korea in 1972 to study art. Like the rich cornfields nurturing the crops around her, the campus and thoughtful teachers provided a fertile place for her to grow. As a graduate student in 1975, she received the Elizabeth Stein Scholarship Award which provided reassurance that she could pursue ...

Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts Facilities and Equipment Fund

The Wonsook Kim College of Fine Arts Facilities and Equipment Fund is a quasi-endowment fund established with an initial gift in 2020 of $500,000 and an additional gift in 2021 of the same amount will be used for facilities, equipment, and instrument updates contingent upon current needs and other funding, including but not limited to, ...