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Gift Designation Opportunities

The funds listed on this website have been established by the MSU Foundation, Inc. and are available for gift designation. For further information contact us at 877-690-4483 or at giving@moreheadstate.edu.

GENERAL FUNDS

Campus Partnership Fund – a board of contributors award funds for campus projects based on applications from campus units.

Family Association Fund - supports campus projects and scholarships.

Fund for Excellence – Unrestricted general use of the University.

General Scholarship Fund - provides general scholarships.

ACADEMIC DIVISIONS


COLLEGE OF BUSINESS

College of Business & Public Affairs Fund- used for the needs of the college.

College of Business Student Activities – used to support student group activities.

College of Business Endowment Fund - used to support faculty & student research and to enhance academic programs

Community Trust Bank Scholarship Fund - Awarded to seniors in MSU's College of Business. Preference given to students from Boyd, Fleming, Floyd, Knott, Letcher, Montgomery, and Pike counties in Kentucky.

Department of Accounting, Economics & Finance Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Department of Information Systems - used for the needs of the department.

Department of Management, Marketing & Real Estate Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Real Estate Studies Fund – used for the needs of the program.

Bertha Mills Booth Endowment for Business Research – supports field travel, data collection, analysis and other research activities.

Calvert Award for Non-Traditional Students – awarded to non-traditional students from Kentucky, with preference given to students enrolled in the College of Business.

Elmer R. and Donna N. Smith Endowment for Business – supports a chair in information sciences.

Gary L. Bishop Fund - awarded to a business or economics major.

Gregory Palmer Endowment for Business – supports a professorship in Internet based business.

Imogene Sullivan Howard Scholarship Endowment – awarded to students from Lewis County pursuing a BBA degree.

Irvin Lowe Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a business or education student from Pike County.

Jay Hall Jr. Scholarship Fund - Supports scholarship(s) for undergraduate students who are graduates of Jackson High School in Ohio; preference shall be given to incoming freshman students pursuing study within the College of Business.

MSU Small Business Development Center – supports the Center

Ohio Valley Accountants Association Scholarship Fund – awarded to a student from the Tri-State area pursuing an accounting degree.

Quentin Hatfield Business Student Scholarship – awarded to an undergraduate from MSU’s service region majoring within the College of Business.

Roscoe & Sibbie Playforth Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a senior geography, government, history or sociology major.

Sports Administration Fund – used for the needs of the program.

Wiley Accounting, Economics & Finance Book Scholarship - Used to support a textbook scholarship for an accounting, economics, or finance student.


Institute for Regional Analysis and Public Policy

Institute for Regional Analysis and Public Policy Fund – used for the needs of the college.

IRAPP Student Award Fund – awarded to students for excellence in academic and service work.

MSU Public Admin. & Policy Professional Endowment - The fund will be used to support a professorship in Public Administration and Policy and support the applied research activity initiatives associated with the position. The work of the faculty position shall be through the Institute for Regional Analysis and Public Policy (IRAPP).

MSU Research Corp. (IRAPP) - Receive and disburse funds in support of the MSU Research Corp. (IRAPP)

Program of Distinction Fund - supports the needs of the established program of distinction at MSU.

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

College of Education Fund - used for the needs of the college.

Albin and Eva Lee Scholarship Endowment - Preference given to students willing to make a KY teaching commitment.

Appalachian P-16 Endowment Fund – supports research focused on promoting a reform effort that will encompass pre-kindergarten through college and beyond.

Betty Jean Green Doerr Memorial Scholarship Fund – awarded to an education major, with a minimum of a 2.5 G.P.A.

Black Collar Scholarship Fund - Awarded to students from counties in the Appalachian region where coal is mined, with preference given to students who are children of coal miners. Preference shall also be given to students who are enrolled in the College of Education and plan to pursue a career in Teaching, or to students who are enrolled in the Dept of Communications.

Cloma Porter Moore Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund – provides scholarships for students from East Kentucky studying in the College of Education.

Dr. Jack Latham Scholarship Fund - awarded to education majors from Rowan and Morgan counties.

Irvin Lowe Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a business or education student from Pike County.

James W. Bell Education Scholarship Endowment - Awarded to students from Johnson, Elliot, Magoffin, Lawrence, Menifee, Martin, Wolfe, Knott, Letcher or Pike County Schools who are pursuing a program leading to B.S. Math or Physics (Teaching).

Josephine K. Davis Memorial Education Endowment - awarded to full-time incoming freshmen students. Preference given to Education majors from Martin County, KY with a desire to return to Martin County to teach K-12. 

Junita Losey Scholarship Fund - awarded to a junior or senior majoring in education from a Kentucky public high school.

Kathy Goins Martin Endowment for Human Physiology - provides funding for graduate fellowship in human physiology.

Lilian Faye & William Cooper Ferguson Endowment – awarded to students from Kentucky who are enrolled in the Teacher Education Program.

Linda Kay Donovan Memorial Scholarship Endowment - to provide scholarships to incoming freshmen who are studying to become teachers; Preference is given to residents of Fleming County, Kentucky and to students who have participated in Future Educators of America activities at their high school or MSU

Lindsey R. & Hazel R. Ellington Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to undergraduate students from Bath, Rowan and Menifee counties majoring in education.

Lydia M. Porter Scholarship Endowment Fund – awarded to an education major on the football team.

Mohammed Sabie Memorial Scholarship Fund - Awarded to undergraduate students from East Kentucky pursuing a physical education degree.

Nevilyn Tackett Throckmorton Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund – provides scholarships for undergraduate students studying to become teachers.

Ottis Murphy Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund – award rotates among Magoffin, Menifee and Morgan County students.

Ruth Boggs & E.L. Shannon Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to student teachers.

Ruth Boggs & E. L. Shannon Endowment for Education - Supports a professorship in elementary education in the College of Education of MSU

Ted & Jean Crosthwait Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to majors in education.

William M. & Hazel H. Whitaker Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to an education major from east Kentucky.

Department of Early Childhood, Elementary & Special Education

Department of Early Childhood, Elementary & Special Education Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Jessie Mangrum Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to graduate reading student.

Ruth Boggs & E.L. Shannon Endowment for Education – supports a professorship in elementary education.

William Hampton Distinguished Reading Scholar Award – awarded to a student.

Department of Middle Grades & Secondary Education

Department of Foundational & Graduate Studies in Education Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Adron Doran Endowment for Educational Leadership – supports a distinguished professorship of school leadership and secondary education.

CAUDILL COLLEGE OF ARTS, HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Appalachian Heritage Program Fund – support Appalachian studies minor, as well as the program, such as guest speakers and the symposium.

Buckner & Sally S. Hinkle Endowment for Humanities – supports distinguished visiting professors, as well as other mission support initiatives, in liberal arts.

Caudill College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences Fund – used for needs of the college.

Dr. Bill Booth Scholarship Fund – awarded to a senior, rotates among the departments.

Erica Brown Memorial Endowment - Awarded to a full-time undergraduate student;consideration will be given to students with an interest in creative writing and the fine arts; preference will be given to students from MSU’s primary service region.

Larry Dean "Rooster" Brewer Memorial Scholarship Fund - Awarded to students from counties in the Appalachian Region where coal is mined. Preference shall also be given to students who are enrolled in the Caudill College of Humanities and are majoring in the arts, including art, music and theatre.

Regional Arts Appreciation Support Fund – provides art, theatre, music, and writing presentation and productions to local communities throughout the region.

W. Paul & Lucille C. Little Fine Arts Endowment Fund – supporting art, theatre and music.

Women's Studies Program Fund -used for the needs of the program.

Department of Art & Design

Department of Art & Design Fund - used for the needs of the Department.

Art Education Fund - supports the art education program.

Cliff Johnson Art Award - awarded to an outstanding art student.

J. E. Duncan Scholarship Fund - awarded to an art student.

Department of Communications, Media & Leadership Studies

Department of Communications, Media & Leadership Studies Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Communications & Theatre Enhancement Endowment Fund – provides visiting scholars, production of prominent publications, applied research, identified program needs in growth areas, and high-end equipment and software purchases.

Speech Team Fund - used for the needs of the program.

Alicia G. Vallotton Music/Theatre Award Fund- awarded to an outstanding student in theatre or music.

Donald F. Holloway Award Fund - awarded to a junior or senior communications major.

George R. Burgess Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to a journalism or history major.

Harlen Hamm Scholarship Fund - awarded to an upper-class speech or theatre major.

Julia Doyel Webb Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a member of the speech team.

Mary Jo Netherton Language Laboratory - Used to support the Language Laboratory in Breckinridge Hall.

Noal F. Oney Memorial Endowment Fund - awarded to an undergraduate or graduate majoring in Speech communication or Theatre.

Thomas & Lillie D. Chaffin Celebration of Appalachian Writing Award - awarded for outstanding writings.

W. David Brown, Sr. Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a junior or senior journalism major.

W. E. Crutcher Scholarship Fund - awarded to a communications major.

Department of English

Department of English Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Foreign Languages Enhancement Fund – used for equipment in Breckinridge.

EFLP Study Abroad Scholarship Endowment Fund – awarded to a major in the English, Foreign Languages, and Philosophy Department.

Joyce Brown and James LeMaster Scholarship Fund - awarded to an English major.

Ruth and Lewis Barnes Linguistics Endowment - to support student research, development and creative activity and enhance programs in the Linguistics Lab.

Department of History, Philosophy, Religion & Legal Studies

Department of Geography, Government & History Fund - used for the needs of the department.

George Burgess Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to a history or journalism major.

George T. Young Memorial Scholarship Fund - preference to a student with Kentucky history interest.

Roscoe & Sibbie Playforth Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a senior geography, government, history or sociology major.

Department of Military Science

Boneal ROTC Scholarship Fund – awarded to full-time students in a Science or Technology field who is eligible to contract with the ROTC program.

Major Wayne D. Isham Award for ROTC Excellence - Awarded to top freshmen and sophomore cadets in the MSU ROTC program as determined by GPA and Army Physical Fitness Test scores.

Raider Company/Military Science Fund – used for the needs of the department.

Department of Music, Theatre & Dance

Department of Music Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Department of Music Scholarship Fund - awarded to music majors.

Friends of Music Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Jazz and Percussion Studies Fund - Used to support the activities and needs of Jazz/Percussion studies.

MSU Choirs Fund – supports the performances, clinics, and related operational needs of the University choir.

Music Instrument Replacement and Maintenance Fund – support of music instrument replacement and maintenance.

Operaworks Fund - used for the needs of the program.

Presser Scholarship Fund - To be awarded to an outstanding student majoring in music at or near the end of the student’s junior year.

A. Frank & Bethel C. Gallaher Memorial Music Endowment Fund - awarded to a junior music major.

Alicia G. Vallotton Music/Theatre Award Fund - awarded to a student in theatre or music.

Bonnie Eaglin Endowment for Music Fund – provides faculty and student research, development, and creative activities and enhances department programs.

Cherie R. Carnes Rebar Endowed Scholarship Fund - Awarded to a full-time student pursuing an undergraduate degree in Music Education with a woodwind, brass wind or percussion instrument as their principal applied performance area.

E. Glenn & Helen F. Fulbright Music Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to an outstanding senior in music education.

Edwa P. & Allie W. Young Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a music major with piano interest.

Fitzpatrick Pipe Organ Fund – used to maintain the MSU Pipe Organ.

Frances Edmundson Scholarship Endowment – awarded to a full-time undergraduate student majoring in Music.

Gary North Endowment for Traditional Music – supports a professorship in the Department of Music.

Aebersold Jazz Scholarship Fund – preference given to students majoring in Jazz Studies and those students from the Universities primary service region.

Mary Lynn Albers Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to an oboist.

Melody K. Trosper Memorial Endowment Fund - awarded to a student majoring in theatre.

Nelson Maurice Carpenter Theatre Endowment - Used to provide a scholarship and/or fellowship for full-time students majoring in Theatre.

Randy Wells Memorial Scholarship Fund - Awarded to full-time students pursuing a minor in Traditional Music through the KCTM.

Ray Ross, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to a music student.

Studebaker-Mueller Endowed Scholarship - Students shall be full-time Music Education majors with Bassoon as their primary instrument.

Theatre Program Fund - used for the needs of the program.

Theatre Alumni Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a theatre student.

University Bands Fund – provides support for band needs.

Virginia & Evelyn Harpham Music Scholarship for String Players – awarded to a music major with emphasis in string education.

Department of Sociology, Social Work and Criminology 

Department of Sociology, Social Work and Criminology - used for the needs of the department.

Social Sciences Scholarship Fund - awarded to an undergraduate student.

Richard Dorton Scholarship Fund - awarded to married students from Adams, Brown, Clermont and Highland counties in Ohio, and Johnson County in Kentucky - major in Social Sciences.

Richard Reser Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to minority student majoring in sociology.

Roscoe & Sibbie Playforth Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a senior sociology, geography, government, history major.
 

COLLEGE OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

College of Science & Technology Fund - used for the needs of the college.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program - Used to fund the needs of the sonography program.

Gerald DeMoss Undergraduate Research Fellowship - to support undergraduate research fellowships in the College of Science & Technology

Science & Engineering Professorship Endowment Fund – supports a professorship in science or engineering.

Harold & Noveal Crosthwaite Scholarship Fund - awarded to majors in science and technology with preference given to East Kentucky natives.

Department of Agricultural Sciences

Department of Agricultural Sciences Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Department of Agricultural Sciences Scholarship Fund – awarded to entering freshmen majoring in Agricultural Sciences.

Agriculture Club Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to agriculture science or agriculture education major, member of Agriculture Club.

Farm Credit Services of Mid-America Scholarship Fund - Awarded to a student who is a resident of Kentucky majoring in Agriculture with a farm background

Horsemanship Program Fund – supports the needs of the program.

Kentucky Young Farmers Fund - Used for the annual meeting of the KY Young Farmers.

Livestock Judging & Livestock Expos Fund – supports livestock judging and expos.

Veterinary Technology Program Fund - used for the needs of the program.

Buffalo Trace Veterinary Medical Association-Carl Grady Scholarship - awarded to a full-time undergraduate veterinary technology student.

Buffalo Trace Veterinary Medical Association-Charles Derrickson - awarded to a full-time undergraduate veterinary technology student.

Dayton Emergency Veterinary Clinic (DEVC), Inc. Scholarship Fund – awarded to a second year vet tech major.

Amy J. Pierce Manning Scholarship Fund – awarded to a nursing or veterinary technology student.

Patti Bolin Scholarship Fund - awarded to a Human Sciences major.

Tamzen Shay Dow Scholarship Fund - awarded to a Human Sciences major.

Veterinary Technology Greyhound Project - Used to fund the needs of the greyhound project.

William Soslowitz Scholarship Endowment Fund – provides scholarships to students majoring in hotel, restaurant, and hospitality management, or dietetics.

Department of Biology & Chemistry

Department of Biology & Chemistry Sciences Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Allen Lake Endowment for Biological Sciences Fund – to support a professorship in biology.

Appalachian Endeavor Scholarship Fund - Awarded to an east KY student majoring in Biology.

Brian and Kenneth Cooke Memorial Scholarship Endowment - awarded to full time students. Preference given to Biomedical Sciences majors who are studying pre-medicine. 

David Magrane Molecular Biology Core Facility Endowment - Used to support the Molecular Biology Research Facility.

Dr. Robert L. Coleman Endowment for Biological Sciences Fund - supports a distinguished professorship in Biology.

Endowment for Science Fellowships Fund - supports graduate fellowships in Biology and Environmental Science with preference to African American students.

Dr. Madison E. Pryor Scholarship Endowment Fund - supports undergraduate or graduate research projects in Biological and Environmental Sciences.

James H. Thomas Biology Enhancement Fund – supports high priority academic programs in the biology department.

Margaret Heaslip Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to an undergraduate biology major in a pre-professional program in a life sciences area.

Molly C. McBride Memorial Scholarship Endowment - awarded to senior students within one year of degree completion. Primary preference given to Biomedical Sciences majors, with secondary preference given to Agricultural Sciences majors. 

Dr. Richard Hunt Memorial Scholarship Fund – awarded to a student majoring in Chemistry.

Roger & Bernice Barbour Endowment Fund - awarded to junior, senior or graduate student for research in vertebrate animals in East Kentucky.

Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society Fund – used for travel and club outreach activities.

Woodrow Barber Undergraduate Research Fellowship Endowment - This fund will be for undergraduate research fellowship(s) to full-time junior and senior students who are studying an area of field biology. Preference shall be given to residents of Morgan and Rowan counties in Kentucky.

Department of Earth & Space Sciences

Edwin Paul Lyon, III Endowment Fund – supports student field-oriented projects in geology.

Frank M. Baldridge Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to students from Kentucky who are majoring in Geology. Preference will be given to students from East Kentucky.

Geoscience Endowment Fund - supplements institutional funding of instructional and research travel for faculty members and students in Geoscience.

Glen Charles Barnett Memorial Scholarship Fund - Awarded to students from counties in the Appalachian region where coal is mined. Recipients shall be majoring in either physical science or education.

Jerry F. Howell, Sr. Environmental Science Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a junior or senior with major or minor in environmental science.

Physical Science – Mason Grants – used for research in Geology.

Randy Falls Scholarship Fund - awarded to a physical science major.

Richard Walls Scholarship Endowment Fund– scholarships shall be funded to students pursuing majors of Geology or Earth Sciences.

Richard A. Walls Geological Research Endowment - Supports faculty and student applied research activities including: student research assistants, equipment, travel and other items needed for the production and dissemination of findings.

Space Science Center Development Fund - Used to fund research activities for undergraduate students.

Space Science Research Endowment - supports faculty and student research in Space Science.


Department of Health, Wellness & Human Performance

Department of Health, Physical Education & Sport Sciences Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Ed & Sue Lucke Scholarship Fund - awarded to HPESS majors.

Eddie Bishop Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to Physical Education major, with preference given to African American students.

Department of Industrial & Engineering Technology

Department of Industrial & Engineering Technology Fund - used for the needs of the department.
 
IET Advisory Board Scholarship Endowment - Used to help recruit and retain top quality undergraduate students in the Dept of IET.

Industrial Education & Technology Outstanding Student Research Award Fund– awarded to encourage student endeavors in research.

Ahmed & Vicki Sabie Scholarship Fund - Awarded to an undergraduate student pursuing a degree in Industrial Education  

J. C. Wells Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to students majoring in forestry, horticulture or industrial technology, preference to Rowan County students.

J. Wes Blakley Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund – students from service region that are majoring in industrial technology.

Endowment for Industrial Education Fund - provides partial funding of graduate fellowships in industrial education and technology.

Robert Newton Visiting Professorship Fund – provides support for a professorship or research position in IET.

Department of Mathematics, Computer Science & Physics

Department of Mathematics, Computer Science & Physics Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Math Department Statistics Award Fund– awarded to an outstanding statistics students.

Mathematics Social Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Linus Fair Scholarship Fund - awarded to a math major.

Thomas E. Fouch Mathematics Award Fund – recognizes an outstanding math student.

Department of Nursing

Department of Nursing Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Department of Imaging Sciences Fund – used for needs of the program.

Nursing Department Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to nursing students.

Amy J. Pierce Manning Scholarship Fund – awarded to a nursing or veterinary technology student.

Birdie Potter Gillum Scholarship Fund – awarded to non-traditional students in nursing who exhibit unmet financial need

C. Louise Caudill Endowment for Allied Health Professionals - supports professorship in Allied Health professions.

C. Louise Caudill Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to female students in medicine and/or physical education.

C. Louise Caudill Nursing Scholarship Endowment Fund – awarded to undergraduate students studying in the Department of Nursing & Allied Health.

Clifford & Addie Rader Nursing Endowed Scholarship – awarded to students who are Kentucky residents enrolled in pre-licensure and post-licensure baccalaureate nursing program.

Dr. Freda Kilburn Scholarship Fund – awarded to single parents from Kentucky who have completed one year in a nursing program.

E.O. Robinson Mountain Fund - awarded to students from Bell, Breathitt, Carter, Clay, Elliott, Estill, Floyd, Harlan, Jackson, Johnson, Knott, Knox, Laurel, Lawrence, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Magoffin, Martin, McCreary, Menifee, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Pike, Powell, Rockcastle, Rowan, Whitley and Wolfe counties, majoring in nursing.

Lynn Hatfield Nursing Scholarship Fund - Awarded to a non-traditional students from MSU's service region who have been accepted into the nursing program.

Rae P. Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to a radiologic sciences major.

Robert & Helen Holbrook Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to students from Rowan county majoring in the health profession.

St. Kitts Nursing Fund - Used to support excess cost of Nursing Program for International Students.

Warren & Winifred Proudfoot Scholarship Fund - awarded to pre-health professionals from Rowan and adjacent counties.

Department of Psychology

Department of Psychology Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Psychology Enrichment Endowment Fund – supports research, academic enhancement, and student enrichment opportunities.
 

CAMDEN-CARROLL LIBRARY

Camden-Carroll Library Fund - used for the needs of the library.

Camden-Carroll Library Endowment Fund – used to support operations & the purchase of materials and equipment.

Roger Barbour Library Collection Fund – maintains, preserves, and provides accessibility to the Roger W. Barbour collection.
 

REGIONAL CAMPUSES

MSU at Ashland Fund - used for the needs of the Center.

MSU at Mt. Sterling Fund – used for the needs of the Center.

MSU at Prestonsburg Fund - used for the needs of the Center.

MSU at West Liberty Fund - used for the needs of the Center.

MSU at Ashland Endowment Fund – awards scholarships to students pursuing a degree at the Ashland campus.

MSU at Mt. Sterling Endowed Scholarship Fund – provides scholarships for students attending MSU at Mt. Sterling or for those students who transfer to the main campus after first attending MSU at Mt. Sterling.

Dr. Margaret Lewis Memorial Scholarship Fund – provides scholarships for students attending MSU at Prestonsburg.

 

ATHLETICS

Sports Funds – used for the needs of the programs

Eagle Excellence Fund - used for the greatest needs of the athletic department.

Eagle Baseball Fund

Men’s Basketball Fund

Basketball Film Room - Used to fund the construction of a media/film review room for Eagle Basketball.

Women’s Basketball Fund

Bowling Fund

Larry Wilson Bowling Endowment - Used to support Bowling Club activities.

Cheerleading Fund

Cross Country & Track Fund

Dance Team Fund

Eagle Football Fund

Football Turf Fund - supports the turf project.

Eagle Golf Fund

Eagle Touchdown Club - supports the football program.

Rifle Fund, Men's & Women's Teams

Eagle Soccer Fund

Eagle Volleyball Fund

Eagle Softball Fund

Sports Information Fund

Tennis Fund, Men's/Women's Teams

ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS

C. E. 'Buster' Norris Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a varsity football players

Gary L. Bishop Fund - awarded to varsity athlete.

Gary Edmon Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to a varsity golfer.

Gilliam Family Football Fund – awarded to full-time students who are members of the Eagle Football team.

Gordon Fogle Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to a student athlete with a minimum of a 2.0 G.P.A.

Jacobs Eagle Athletic Endowment Fund - awarded to a varsity football player.

Jim Glass Memorial Golf Scholarship Fund - awarded to a varsity golfer.

John “Sonny” Allen Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to an athlete who has completed playing eligibility but has not met graduation requirements.

Lydia M. Porter Scholarship Endowment Fund – awarded to an education major on the football team.

Miriam & Harvey Hop Scholarship Fund – awarded to members of the Eagle Football team.

Myron Doan Cheerleading Endowment

Steve Hamilton Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a fifth-year senior who has not met graduation requirements.

William Everhart Endowment Fund – awarded to a student athlete with preference given to a football player.

William J. Mack Endowment Fund - awarded to a varsity football player.
 

ACADEMIC AND SOCIAL ORGANIZATIONS

Academic Honors Society Association - support social and community service activities of AHSA.

Delta Tau Delta Educational Enhancement Fund - Awarded to any incoming freshman with preference given to a male, who has been admitted to MSU are eligible for this scholarship. Preference will also be given to students who show the best overall aptitude leadership, academics, community service and extra-curricular activities. Also, students who are undergraduate member or members of the Zeta Zeta chapter are eligible. This scholarship is to be used to enhance their leadership skills and abilities.

Environmental Education Center – used to support the needs of the Center.

Greek Scholarship Fund - awarded to Greek man and woman of the year.

Glenn Buchanan Sigma Phi Epsilon Scholarship Endowment Fund – awarded to incoming freshman, with preference given to males that show aptitude in the areas that Sigma Phi Epsilon holds in high regard: leadership, scholastics, community service, and extra curricular activities.

Glenna Evans Campbell Delta Zeta Scholarship Fund - For MSU students who are active members of Delta Zeta Sorority with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.

K. Martin Huffman SAE Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to a senior member of the SAE chapter.

Kappa Delta Scholarship Fund - awarded to a student member of Kappa Delta.

Larry Stephenson SGA Endowment Fund - awarded to an undergraduate student for leadership in extracurricular activities.

Larry Stephenson SGA Graduate Endowment Fund - provides partial funding of a graduate fellowship.

Mabel Barber Delta Zeta Scholarship Fund - awarded to a MSU senior who is an active member of Delta Zeta.

Mary Jo Martin Netherton Chi Omega Scholarship Fund - awarded to a full-time student with a 3.0 GPA and evidence of leadership.

Matthew K. Ballard Scholarship Endowment -

MSU Black Gospel Ensemble – used for travel, uniforms, and other needs of the group.

Pi Kappa Phi Scholarship Fund – awarded to a member of Pi Kappa Phi.

Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society Fund – used for travel and club outreach activities.

Students In Free Enterprise (SIFE) Fund – used to attend regional and national competitions and for general operations.

Theta Chi Academic Achievement Scholarship Endowment Fund – awarded a scholarship to a full-time active member of the MSU chapter of the Theta Chi Fraternity.

 

AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS

Breckinridge Commemorative Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a descendent of a Breckinridge alumnus.

Breckinridge Operating Fund – supports general operating expenses of the Breckinridge society.

C. Roger Lewis Traditional Music Library Fund - used for research materials (textbooks, instructional books/CDs/DVDs/etc, historical data, electronics for display) containing traditional music.

Center for Traditional Music Enhancement Fund - Used to provide a "margin of excellence" to the Center for Traditional Music.

Kentucky Center for Traditional Music Fund - used to support the Center.

Kentucky Folk Art Center Endowment - Used to provide support to the Kentucky Folk Art mission.

Kentucky Folk Art Center Fund- used to support programming of the Center.

Morehead State Public Radio Fund – supports programming needs of the affiliated stations.
 

OTHER PROGRAM FUNDS

Adult Learning Center Fund - used for the needs of the Center.

Adult Learning Center-Student Activities – supports student activities.

Canadian Studies Program – to support the needs of the program.

Department Research & Sponsored Programs Fund - used by the department.

Development and Alumni Relations Fund - used for the needs of the department.

Greater Cincinnati Alumni Chapter - Funds will be used to support the Cincinnati alumni chapter events and activity expenditures.

Heritage Fund - supports memorial projects for deceased employees.

Intramurals & Recreation Fund – used for the needs of the program.

KET’s GED Connection Fund – supports the needs of the program.

Luckey Academic Honors Program Fund - used for the needs of the program.

Facilities Management Fund – used for the needs of the Physical Plant.

Facilities Management Book Award Fund – a book award for employees of MSU’s Physical Plant and/or their dependents.

McClure Pool Fund - used to support the operation of the pool.

Provost's Fund - For general use by the Office of the Provost.

William R. Mahaney Scholarship Fund – used to provide annual textbook scholarships for the MSU Division of Planning and Budgets.

SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS

Adron and Mignon Doran Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to Kentucky residents.

Amy J. Pierce Manning Scholarship Fund – awarded to a nursing or veterinary technology student.

Belva Sammons Scholarship for Students with Disabilities - Awarded to students who have registered with the MSU Disability Services Office and have provided documentation of a qualifying disability and who have been determined by the Office of Financial Aid as financially eligible.

Bernie W. Lewis & Ella K. Click Lewis Scholarship Endowment - awarded to graduates of Morgan County High School

Blessing Hands Internship Fund – to support an intern of Blessing Hands, Inc.

Boneal ROTC Scholarship Fund – awarded to full-time students in a Science or Technology field who is eligible to contract with the ROTC program.

Boone Logan Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund – unrestricted, renewable.

Carolyn Flatt Scholarship Endowment Fund – awarded to a non-traditional undergraduate student.

Charles and Elizabeth Bruce Scholarship Endowment – undergrads with a 3.0

City Cartage Scholarship Fund – awarded to children of employees of City Cartage.

Colleen McCormick Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund – awarded to students from Rowan County High School, with preference given to females and/or students interested in entering the ministry.

Colonel W. E. Barber Scholarship Fund - awarded to a graduate of Morgan Co. High School.

Crayton and Bernice Jackson Endowment Fund - awarded to an entering freshman from Rowan, Menifee and Montgomery counties; secondary consideration given to residents of Bath, Floyd and Magoffin counties.

Clara Bascom Lane Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to a full-time undergraduate from Montgomery County.

Case National Student Exchange Scholarship Fund – supports students participating in National Student Exchange Programs.

Darrell & Leola Adams Scholarship Endowment Fund - Awarded to non-traditional, full-time, undergraduate students.

D. H. Dorton Scholarship Fund - awarded to resident of Johnson County.

Dan Holbrook Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to residents of Rowan and Elliott counties.

David Baldwin Memorial Scholarship Endowment - Awarded to full-time freshmen who are East Carter High School graduates that have demonstrated academic potential

Duncan-Doran Scholarship Fund for Church of Christ Students - students from service region who are members of the Church of Christ.

Emma Buckley Scholarship Fund – awarded to students from Woodford and Fayette counties with unmet financial need.

Elmer and Elizabeth Anderson Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to students from east Kentucky.

Frances Edmundson Scholarship Endowment – awarded to undergraduates majoring in music.

Friends of Governor's Scholars Program - Governors Scholars Fund to benefit Morehead State University.

Graduating Class Scholarship Fund - awarded to a graduate student.

George Scott, Jr. Memorial Endowment Fund - awarded to non-traditional students from Kentucky (23 or older).

Greg Threet Memorial Scholarship – awarded to full-time students with unmet financial need.

Gussie Webb Snapp Memorial Student Loan Fund – given to a student.

Harriett Callahan Williams & Donna Alexander Lander Scholarship Endowment – awarded to full-time students.

Harry Gilbert Scholarship Fund - Awarded to full-time undergraduate students who are graduates of Pendleton County High School.

Herb Ramey Memorial Scholarship Endowment – awarded to students from Rowan or Fleming County who have financial needs.

Hildreth Maggard Scholarship Fund - preference given to Rowan county students.

Hobbs Endowment for Equality - awarded to gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender undergraduate and graduate students at Morehead State.

Ida Garrett Wilson Scholarship Fund - awarded to residents to Lewis County.
Jane E. Caudill Scholarship Fund - awarded to students from Elliott County.

Jane Duncan Scholarship Fund - Awarded to undergraduate students from Rowan County, Ky.

Jean Sledd Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to an undergraduate student.

Jack and Janis Ellis Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a freshman who graduated from Rowan County High School.

Jones Fork Elementary School Scholarship - Awarded to full-time students who attended Jones Fork Elementary School in Mousie, KY.

Juanita & Grover Frederick Endowment Fund – awarded to students in Morgan, Magoffin, Elliott, or Wolfe counties who exhibit significant financial need.

Lauren Swim Memorial Scholarship Fund – awarded to graduates of Bath County High School, preference given to female.

Len Miller Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a Kentucky resident.

Leach-Lovely Endowment Fund – awarded to students active in civic activities.

Lola Crosthwaite Memorial Scholarship Endowment - Awarded to juniors who have declared a major of sociology, social work, or criminology and who have maintained a minimum gpa of 3.3. Preference will be given to students who are single parents.

Lloyd & Hazel Cassity Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to students from Boyd, Greenup or Morgan counties.

Dr. Lawrence and Stellarose Stewart Endowment Fund - awarded to students from Boyd and Carter counties in Kentucky or students from Florida, West Virginia, Ohio and Tennessee.

Linda and Jim Bodycomb Endowed Scholarship Fund - Awarded to full-time students who have demonstrated academic potential and who have unmet financial need (which includes personal difficulties) or who are not able to meet requirements for other financial aid as determined by the Office of Enrollment Services.

Magoffin County Scholarship Fund – awarded to freshmen students who are graduates of Magoffin County High School.

Major James Scott DeHart Graduate Fellowship Endowment Fund - provides partial funding of graduate fellowships for graduate students from Rowan County.

Major James Scott DeHart Memorial Endowment Fund – awarded to students who graduated from high school in MSU’s service region.

Mary Logan Gilmer Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a resident of Lewis County.

Mary G. Josey Scholarship Fund - awarded to a resident of East Mignon Hall.

Mary McClafferty Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to graduates of Paintsville High School.

Minority Scholarship Endowment - awarded to a minority student.

Montgomery County Alumni Scholarship Fund - awarded to graduates of Montgomery County High School.

Morehead High School Scholarship Fund - awarded to graduates of Rowan County High School.

Morehead Normal Scholarship Fund - awarded to graduates of Rowan County High School.

Morehead Woman's Club Endowment Fund - awarded to female graduates of Rowan County High School.

Mountain Telephone Scholarship Fund - awarded to residents of Bath, Elliott, Menifee, Morgan and Wolfe counties.

MSU Promise Scholarship - Awarded to middle and high school students in Bath County who participate in GEAR UP Kentucky and Talen Search programs sponsored through MSU.

Norman and Deane R. Tant Memorial Scholarship Fund – provides scholarships for students from Rowan, Carter, Elliot, Bath, Menifee, and Fleming counties.

Nelson & Wilma Grote Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to transfers from Kentucky two-year colleges with 60 semester hours.

Paul Gillum Scholarship Fund – awarded to seniors who are residents of Kentucky; preference given to those who demonstrate extreme financial need.

Pearl H. Brown Endowment – for full-time students

Regional Engagement Fellows Scholarship Fund - Used to support annual fellowships for full-time students maintaining a GPA of 3.0 or higher and meet other eligibility requirements.

Dr. Richard Hunt Memorial Scholarship Fund – awarded to a student majoring in Chemistry.

Roberta Brown Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to a non-traditional student.

Roger Wilson Memorial Scholarship Fund - Unrestricted, renewable.

Rowan County Retired Teacher Scholarship Endowment - To benefit students who are graduates of Rowan County

Russell Kirk Scholarship Fund - awarded to residents of Johnson, Martin and Pike counties.

Study Abroad Scholarship Fund - for upper-class undergraduate students from Kentucky that participate in a study abroad program.

Sallie Anne Peterson Memorial Endowment Fund - to be determined.

Stark Community Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to a student from Elliott County, with preference given to those from the Stark Community.

Student Emergency Loan Fund –affiliated with the Family Association Fund that supports emergency loans through the Office of Financial Aid.

Superintendent Scholarship Fund - awarded to Morgan County graduates.

Thomas Raymond Curtis Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to graduates of the Johnson County School system who exhibit superior academic standing and extreme financial need.

Thelma Rose Pence Scholarship Endowment Fund - awarded to resident of Wolfe County.

TRIO Scholarship Fund – awarded to students of the TRIO program.

USS Magoffin Veterans’ Memorial Scholarship – for Magoffin County High School seniors

Virginia Caudill Memorial Scholarship Fund - awarded to a single female student from East Kentucky.

Vanhoose-Stewart Foundation Award – for undergraduates; preference given to employees and dependents of Big Sandy Superstore.

The Walker Family Scholarship Endowment - Awarded to graduates of West Carter High School who demonstrate financial need.

Wiliam E. and Nancy B. Jamison Endowment – awarded to a student from Muhlenberg County High School.
 

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