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The School of Architecture & Interior Design is working with the informal settlement of Umbumbulu in South Africa to improve the housing for the impoverished community. The first project is a modest house for a family with a disabled father who currently live in a one-room shelter. The house will be a development model for additional dwellings for other needy families.
AICER was established to promote and disseminate research both nationally and internationally. AICER seeks a broad-based financial partnership with professionals around the world. Your gift will fund critical research, which will inform educational practices and contribute to the development of effective schools and colleges. Thank you for supporting AICER.
Your gift makes it possible to connect and serve current & future alumni through regional events, the alumni database, and Homecoming.
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The Andrews University Orchestra will be touring Eastern Europe (Romania, Hungary, Austria, and Czech Republic) in May 2018. This is a non-academic trip; therefore, the students are responsible for paying the total cost. Some of the members of the orchestra, come from low income families and will require some kind of financial assistance to be able to participate. There are additional expenses such as instrument and concert hall rental, as well as extra baggage and other miscellaneous fees. The students’ goal is $20,000 by the end of April, and your investment in our student musicians will allow them to represent Jesus Christ and Andrews University in a positive way.
This non-endowed scholarship was begun by an anonymous donor on January 30, 2017 and is awarded to an engineering student(s) with high academic achievement without regard to financial need. The student(s) will be a junior majoring in engineering with an ABET-accredited area of concentration. Preference is given to student(s): in mechanical and electrical engineering; among the top three (3) academic performers based on cumulative GPAs; and plan to obtain a graduate degree in engineering. The department has the discretion to divide the annual award among the recipient(s) as deemed appropriate.
The Adventist Digital Library exists to help spread the gospel of Jesus Christ to the world through direct and unlimited access to Adventist historical materials as well as other resources within copyright boundaries. Your gifts provide scholars, researchers, and historians the resources they need to publish new insights on Adventist theology and history. Teachers, pastors, parents, students, and the next generation of Christians can also take advantage of these documents. Your investment makes materials digitally available, and preserves Adventist history for future generations.
The Adventist Online Learning Conference provides a space for faculty, teachers and administrators to explore and discuss current trends and best practices in online education. Funds donated to the conference will cover the costs of bringing in keynote speakers, providing translation for Spanish-speaking attendees, and providing the food for luncheon and dinner keynotes.
Your gift will help students by providing technology and support in classrooms, laboratories, and studios. Sustainable is the new future for agriculture at Andrews University. Thank you for your support.
The Agriculture Education Center is re-purposing the buildings and surrounding lands of the former dairy. The goals of the Center are to:
• provide an immersive education for our students and the community, and,
• demonstrate stewardship of the natural resources given by the Creator, and
• continue the rich 100+ year agricultural heritage at Andrews University.
Your gift will help our students receive a quality education that pairs science-based knowledge with sustainable agriculture techniques and methods.
Gifts to the Agriculture Scholarship Fund are used to assist students with unforeseen financial problems. The funds are disbursed at the discretion of the chair in collaboration with the department faculty.
Established by Alfred E. Jr., Pretha N., Oswald C., and Eunice E. Boyce on January 30, 1985, this scholarship is intended for needy and worthy Barbadian students in good academic standing. Preference is given to graduates of Caribbean Union College who are committed to serve in the Caribbean Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.
This endowment was established on August 20, 1997, by Sylvia Fagal, in honor of her mother Alice G. Marsh. This endowment was established to help defray travel expense and provide an honorarium to one speaker, chosen by a majority of the Department of Nutrition and Wellness faculty, per year from outside the Andrews University campus who will make a presentation that will benefit both current students and offer continuing professional education credits to dietitians.
Established by Timbul, Ellen and Rachel Tambunan to honor their parents and grandparents, this scholarship is to be awarded annually to student(s) enrolled in the clinical laboratory science program at Andrews University.
The Andrews Community Counseling Center (ACCC) provides free psychological services to individuals in the Michiana community who may otherwise not have access to mental health care. We rely on donations to support resources that benefit clients and training of the graduate students who provide services at the ACCC, such as, replacing the 25-year-old carpet and furniture to create a more therapeutic environment. Funds are also needed for resources to enhance counseling, diagnosis, and treatment outcomes. By serving the community surrounding Andrews University, we seek to change the world by collaboratively improving the lives of those in our community. We affirm our faith in God by applying the knowledge we seek through scholarly endeavors with the compassion and care modeled by Christ.
Your investment gift to the Andrews Partnership Scholarship (APS) goes to work each day by helping make sure every student receives a quality Christian education, and a life-changing academic experience at Andrews.
Andrews University hosts biking and hiking trails that are open to the public and maintained by volunteers. Your donation will help maintain and improve the trails and parking area facilities.
When you partner with Andrews University Department of Athletics, your gifts support the Cardinal Athletic programs for men's and women's basketball, soccer, and ice hockey. The Athletic Department provides Intramural opportunities for all students to participate in soccer, futsal, flag football, golf, badminton and volleyball. Your gifts also support student mission trips, community outreach, equipment, and uniforms.
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The Andrews University Singers will be touring throughout Cape Providence of South Africa from May 4-18, 2020. The University Singers will lead and participate in Christian worship, choral music education, side-by-side performances with other singers, and minister to the underserved in homeless shelters. God has given our students many talents that in years past have been shared in renowned concert halls and churches throughout Great Britain, Iceland, Norway, Brazil, Chile, Zimbabwe, Bermuda, Bahamas, and Puerto Rico.
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This endowed scholarship was set up on December 26, 1990, by Madeline Steele Johnston in honor of her parents. Recipients are needy and worthy female students enrolled in any graduate program of the University, following a successful term of cross-cultural mission service (preferably six years of service, minimum of four years). Recipients are recommended and supervised by the Women's Scholarship Committee.
Architecture Bolivia Mission Sion is a prevention program that provides care and training for children in the city of Santa Cruz. Children identified as being at risk to run away from home and live on the streets come to Sion each day for tutoring, counseling, and skills training.
This addition to the Architecture building will replace the aging temporary trailers and provide studio and adequate shop space, combining the wood shop and the design/build shop.
Clinic in a Container for Congo, a design/build project by the 5th year architecture students, is an effort to serve a remote area of the Congo with a modern, well-equipped facility that will provide much needed health care to the local population.
Your gift will impact the church members, children, and community outreach of a small SDA Church in Madaba, Jordan. The project includes clearing the rubble from an empty lot and the new design and construction of a playground. In addition, the project will contain a church gathering area for outdoor services, potlucks, and future pathfinders, creating clean and safe conditions.
Students in the School of Architecture & Interior Design began the design and construction of the Palpa, Peru, Adventist school in 2008. Luz Ruiz-Tenorio organized this project to honor her mother. Unfortunately Luz passed away on December 25, 2016, and it is our desire to complete this project in her memory.
The gifts to this endowment are in memory of Austin Currie and Chandler Koerting, two Juniors in the Department of Engineering and Computer Science (ECS). Your investment to this endowment will honor the memory of Austin and Chandler by providing future ECS students with tuition assistance.
This endowed scholarship was established by the Black Student Christian Forum (BSCF) to benefit worthy and deserving student(s) enrolled at Andrews University who is/are a black student(s), with preference being given to current members of BSCF.
Your partnership gift to this endowment award provides financial help to students with need, and is awarded by the Chair of the Biology Department to students pursuing a course of study in biology or nursing. Thank you for creating opportunities for students to challenge themselves and make contributions to society. The award was established by Ronald and Pamela Stout on July 19, 1990, in honor of Ronald's grandmother, Mrs. Beatrice Stout.
The Class of 1964 has partnered with the Arboretum for their 50-year class gift on this special renovation project for the area between Bell Hall and Johnson Gym. A garden area will be created with benches and trees where students can go to rest, study and rejuvenate. The project will cost about $12,000. This includes a new door, patio area, outdoor furniture, and labor costs. The Class of ’64 is excited to spearhead this project, and would love the support of donors like you to provide a great update to the landscape between two of our most well-used buildings.
Bible Summit is a ministry intended to bring Bible students together for an intensive session of Bible Study. Presenters provide a variety of methodologies and formats for effective Bible study and understanding.
Established by H. Thomas Goodwin in September, 2012, the Biology Graduate Legacy Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to a student pursuing a graduate degree in Biology and who has an approved research proposal. Funds will be used to cover reimbursable expenses for research and discipline-specific convention travel, and possibly summer stipends. This fund honors the legacy of four Biology faculty, strong supporters of graduate education in Biology, who retired in 2012: Bill Chobotar, David Steen, John Stout, and Dennis Woodland.
The Black Student Christian Forum (BSCF) Alumni are making an effort to connect with our constituents and current students this year. We need your financial support to organize an eventful Homecoming weekend. Your gift will assist in producing creative services that will be both uplifting and enjoyable for all attending this special weekend.
This endowment was started by Dr. Brian Strayer on July 1, 2016 to help junior or senior students travel for research or presentations of research. Student recipients must be junior or senior history or political science majors.
Gifts to Buller Hall will be used for the new Undergraduate Learning Center.
The Camille R. Warren Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund was created September 14, 2018 by her friends. The fund will be awarded annually to some worthy and deserving student(s) enrolled at Andrews Academy who maintain a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 and has demonstrated need of tuition assistance.
Campus Ministries exists to engage students and support faculty and staff in a transformational relationship with Jesus Christ. Your funds make it possible for us to engage more student Chaplains, communicate more effectively, and offer much more training.
Your gift to Care For Cuba will support the area of greatest need. Thank you for becoming our partner in this important outreach.
Christian work in Cuba has been suppressed for 50+ years. Take advantage of the opportunity to support ministry in Cuba by giving toward the building of a new training center for young people, Bible workers, Pathfinders, and pastors. $3,000 builds one cabin. 30 cabins are needed.
Leverage your investment in Gospel Ministry by supporting a Bible worker in Cuba for four months at $100. A goal of 25 Bible workers has been set.
Support ministry in Cuba by giving toward the purchase of bicycles that will provide essential transportation for pastors and bible workers in urban areas. $150 buys one bicycle. 500 bicycles are needed.
Help us build or rebuild aged structures in Cuba that have not been upgraded in 50 years but have growing and youthful membership. Total amount needed: $30,000.
Support ministry in Cuba by giving toward the purchase of durable laptop computers loaded with evangelism software and resources. $400 buys one computer. 100 computers are needed.
Due to COVID-19, Cuba is going through the greatest crisis in decades, scrambling for food and medicines. Most families make only $25 a month, but food costs have tripled in 2020. It is nearly impossible to feed their families. Join Care for Cuba in relieving our brothers and sisters in Christ. $50 will provide food for a family of four for two months.
Your gift to this designation will go to support the area of greatest need in our ministry in Cuba.
Support ministry in Cuba by giving toward the building of mission outposts to serve as housing for indigenous missionaries serving in remote areas. $2,000 builds one mission outpost. 3 mission outposts are needed.
Sponsor the first missionaries to Cuba in 50 years by providing resources, evangelism materials and travel expenses. Give here to support Project A.
Sponsor the first missionaries to Cuba in 50 years by providing resources, evangelism materials and travel expenses. Give here to support Project B.
Sponsor the first missionaries to Cuba in 50 years by providing resources, evangelism materials and travel expenses. Give here to support Project C.
Give a library of 100 books to a Cuba Bible worker or pastor, all in one tablet. $100 each - 100 Tablets needed.
The Caribbean Nations Club (CNC), in partnership with the Department of International Student Services, has established this scholarship fund to help ease the burden of Caribbean students who are facing financial difficulties in school. Donations to this fund will go to support struggling Caribbean students who are studying here at Andrews University. Criteria for scholarship will be based on the applicants’ need and desire to give back to the Caribbean upon graduation. We thank you for considering a gift to the Caribbean Student Scholarship Fund.
The Caring Connection program provides employees with financial, personal, and/or household assistance in times of crisis. The committee will direct the fund and review the requests for assistance. This program is tax deductible, and contributions can be made as one-time donations or recurring automatic payroll deductions.
This fund was established on November 25, 2013, by Dr. Carmen I. Coballes and Dr. José E. Vega. This scholarship is to be awarded to a worthy and deserving student(s) of Latino cultural heritage who is/are pursuing an undergraduate degree in K-12 education with first preference given to a student(s) majoring in History, Science (any area), Mathematics, English, English as a Second Language (ESL), or Spanish language and culture. The recipient(s) has/have an average GPA of a B level or better and is/are a first generation Latino,educated (K-12) in the USA. If no student qualifies based on the above requirements, the scholarship should be offered to a student(s) who meets the degree and major requirements with a GPA of a B average or better without consideration to ethnic group identity.
Gifts to the Carscallen Family Endowed Mission Fund support mission projects sponsored by the School of Architecture & Interior Design. This includes the travel cost of students as well as the mission project itself.
By making a gift to the Center for Adventist Research you are helping provide support for the ministry of the Center through the acquisition of new important historical materials for research and the advancement of special projects. Giving helps to fund digitization, pays for conservation of materials, and allows us to plan symposiums and develop publications to promote an appreciation of the history of the Seventh-day Adventist church.
The generous support received from donors to the UCRLA helps provide for our day-to-day necessities in the center, as well as our future plans for the program. Gifts to this fund help provide financial assistance to students who need it. Donations also support our goal of expanding to a separate building with enough rooms to offer one-on-one assessments, interventions, and a more up-to-date library with updated equipment and state-of-the-art electronic resources so individuals with dyslexia will have access to additional learning aids.
The Center for Youth Evangelism (CYE) is here to support, encourage and stand beside you as we seek to lead our young people to follow the Way, the Truth and the Life. Gifts to CYE help fund our mission to develop and provide the methods, resources and leadership necessary to inspire youth evangelism. The Center exists for the purpose of equipping, trainng, and retaining Adventist young people for Christ and the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
This event is held every five years and is the penultimate gathering of pathfinders in a comporee setting. The purpose of the camporee is to establish community between pathfinder clubs from around the world helping individual pathfinders and their leaders sense being part of a world-wide organization.
This ministry serves as a think tank in bringing together a small group of administrators, practitioners, and educators who spend several days each year looking at contemporaneous issues in the Adventist church and its ministry to young people. Presenters create and present scholarly works which are critiqued, edited, and published in an annual report.
This ministry is directly aimed at reaching out to Adventist and non-Adventist young children. The Center partners with the North American Division and the Lake Union Conference to provide trainng, networking, and resources.
This ministry focuses on creating greater intentionality by Adventist congregations in making their church a place for worship, fellowship, and service by and for senior youth and young adults.
Cruise with a Mission operates as a ministry of the Center for Youth Evangelism (CYE), and is designed for young adults 18 and older so they can experience a "vacation with purpose." Gifts for Cruise with a Mission allow the trip to be a bit more affordable for each volunteer. Thank you for considering a tax-deductible donation towards our next trip. The ministry reaches out to young adults in providing a setting for fellowship and service. The attendees go on a regular commercial cruise with the added aspect of participating in a mission ministry at most ports-of-call.
The Passion Play operates mainly from private donations. Your funds will help improve the overall experience, through the audio visual equipment, props, staging, and costumes. Thank you for your monetary support and your prayers!
This ministry is involved in research directed at making the Adventist church more effective in its attracting and retaining young adult members. Other research activities look at other aspects of the church's effectiveness in reaching out in its other evangelistic and educational ministries.
This ministry is intended to give Adnvetist young people direct hands-on involvement in disaster relief and mission service. CYE uses these domestic and international trips to train Seminary students how to lead short-term disaster relief and mission trips.
This ministry is involved in trainng local church leaders in ministry to youth and young adults.
Established on June 8, 1993, by Xiaoming Xu, Jianming Wei and family, this scholarship benefits students from Mainland China or Chinese students whose home is in the Orient. The donor established this endowment in grateful appreciation of the financial aid received while a student at Andrews University.
The Class of 1965 is establishing this endowed scholarship, as their 50-year class gift project, in order to commemorate their time here at Andrews and benefit current students. The scholarship will be awarded to worthy students (both undergrad and graduate). The Class' goal of $15,000 will allow the scholarship to become endowed and therefore benefit students indefinitely. If this goal is not met, any funds raised will be awarded as direct scholarships. Thank you in advance for any support you can give - every gift will make a difference for students!
The Class of 1966 Endowed Scholarship Fund, established in 2021 on behalf of the members of the Class of 1966, will support some worthy and deserving undergraduate student(s) who needs financial assistance, has a 3.0 or above cumulative GPA, and who demonstrates a professional attitude.
Organized by the Class of 1967, in honor of their 50-year reunion, this campaign will support the purchase of trees needed to landscape around the new Health and Wellness Center.
This non-scholarship fund was established on March 10, 2000, by Terrance and Magaly Newmyer in honor of his parents. This fund will be used to annually fund The Newmyer Classic Basketball Tournament on the campus of Andrews University.
Your gift(s) help support the College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) and will be used at the discretion of the CAS Dean. Your donation is tax deductible and can be made as a one-time, recurring credit card, or payroll deduction gift.
Gifts to the College of Health & Human Services will be used to support interdisciplinary education, research, and clinics.
Your partnership gifts will give our students a centralized building where our nationally accredited programs will continue to grow, excel, and serve local, regional, national and international communities.
The goals of the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) Building are to facilitate interprofessional evidence-based education, sustain and expand learning experiences, utilize the most advanced technology to enhance learning and prepare graduates to function effectively in interdisciplinary teams, and to provide opportunities and resources to faculty and students to engage in interprofessional service. Some of the highlights of the CHHS building include intentional spiritual concepts in the planning; ADA compliance for all spaces with digital monitors for signage on each floor; environmental friendliness; a state-of-the art simulation center, which will reduce the need for clinical placement as student enrollment increases; innovation and cutting edge equipment; and a mini food court in the common lounge with healthy choices.
Gifts to the College of Health & Human Services Emergency Scholarship Fund are used to assist students with unforeseen financial needs. The funds are disbursed at the discretion of the Dean in collaboration with the Student Financial Services Office.
Your gifts to the Adventist people of Southwest Madagascar will help relieve the hunger and suffering during this time of famine (Spring & Summer of 2021.) Thank you for your gifts and prayers on behalf of the SDA church members in Southwestern Madagascar.
This endowment was established on September 27, 2001, in honor of Dr. Augsburger's sixtieth year of teaching at Andrews University. Scholarships will be awarded annually to worthy and deserving student(s) enrolled in the S.D.A.Theological Seminary.
This endowed scholarship was initiated December 10, 2016 by the Women's Advisory Scholarship Committee and on behalf of friends of Demetra Lougani Andreasen. The scholarship is awarded to some worthy and deserving female graduate student(s) in descending order of preference as follows: 1. from Eastern Europe; 2. from Europe; and/or 3. from the United States.
Donated funds provide student travel expenses to Alaska, Australia, Papua New Guinea, Africa, Peru, Bolivia, and Guyana, as well as other countries where students provide aviation maintenence support for mission aircraft. Student expenses while in the host country are provided by the local mission entity.
Each year, students in the Department of Biology receive $30,000 to $50,000 in scholarship support, much of it from named endowments or from your alumni gifts to the Department of Biology Restricted Gifts Fund. Your generous partnership also helps keep our lab equipment up to date and some of you have targeted upgrading lab and teaching facilities. That kind of partnership has been crucial to our success. Thank you.
The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry uses the gifts from generous supporters like you to support a strong undergraduate research foundation for our students, which is strongly linked to success in professional schools, graduate schools, and industry. Thank you for creating opportunities for students that will change their future for the better!
Your thoughtful support helps to supply our newly renovated media studio and lab with the approximately $110,000 in equipment needed for things such as digital cameras, a teleprompter, lighting grid, microphones, cabling, and much more. Ultimately, you are equipping students to become effective change-makers for good through the power of media, and we thank you for your help!
Your partnership gift provides equipment, supplies, and projects for our students. Thank you for creating opportunities for students to challenge themselves and make contributions to society. Our department goal is to not just build something engineered by human minds, but build where success can be attributed only to God.
Gifts to the Department of English will help enrich the undergraduate and graduate student experience: funding departmental activities; providing travel money for students to present their scholarship at professional conferences; supporting transportation and other costs for field trips to plays and research libraries, for instance; bringing English-related programs and lectures to campus. Thank you for your generosity!
The generous support received from donors to the Department of History and Political Science helps to fund student activities and departmental needs such as our honors clubs Phi Alpha Thea and Pi Sigma Alpha, guest speakers, senior recognition, and the maintenance and acquisition of equipment. Thank you for helping to enrich teaching and learning in the Department of History and Political Science.
The generous support received from donors to the Department of Mathematics helps to fund student activities and departmental needs, such as student travel to conferences, the Math Awards ceremony, Senior Sendoff, Pi Mu Epsilon, and remodeling projects. Thank you for helping our students receive the best education and opportunities.
The Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences at Andrews University has been contributing to health care by educating leaders in Laboratory Medicine for more than 30 years. MLS students and faculty actively collaborate in researching ways to enhance clinical diagnostic methods and tools in areas where resources are limited. Your gifts are used to maintain or upgrade our laboratory equipment, improve student laboratory spaces, support student and faculty research initiatives, and other department activities. Thank you for helping us create opportunities to educate tomorrow’s laboratory medicine professionals. “It’s not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving” – Mother Teresa.
Over the past 50 years, your partnership gifts to the Department of Music have provided critical resources to further our artistic and gospel mission. Your financial support to our scholarship funds help make it possible for students to develop their musical talents and to pursue the creative vocations to which they have been called. You have also funded our touring ensembles and have donated gift-in-kind instruments. Your gifts have an immediate impact on our students. Thank you for your continuing partnership.
Each year, our senior nursing students take part in the Intercultural Mission Nursing class, where they have the opportunity to go on a mission trip and use their skills and knowledge in a different cultural environment. Donations to this fund will help to purchase medical supplies that will be used during the trip. Thank you for your support of our nursing students!
Your generous contributions, no matter the size, are greatly appreciated by our DPT students and faculty. Your gift will be used within the physical therapy department to maintain or upgrade our equipment, improve student laboratory, classroom and study space, support student and faculty research initiatives, and other department activities. Our goal is to provide learning facilities which are leading edge in physical therapy education while living out our core values of ‘family spirit, servant heart and inquisitive mind.’ The Andrews University Physical Therapy program continues to attract students who desire to learn within a Christian environment and produce graduates who model behavior which reflects Christian values in their physical therapy practice. Your contribution will help us meet our goal. Thank you!
Each year, DPT Students and Faculty volunteer physical therapy services at various locations across the globe. These mission trips give DPT students the opportunity to experience application of their skills in a different culture. Additionally, PT alumni are often part of the team which provides a mutually beneficial teaching and learning experience for our students and alumni. Gifts to this fund will assist with travel and accommodation costs as well as equipment needs for the site. Past mission trips have been in Honduras, Jamaica, and Bangladesh. Thank you for your generous donations to our mission fund!
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Established on August 26, 1987, by the Andrews University Alumni Association Physical Therapy Chapter, this scholarship is awarded to students enrolled in the professional physical therapy program at Andrews University.
Physics Forward supports forward thinking equipment purchases, project infrastructure, and educational activities that will give physics students hands on experience and prepare them for cutting edge experimental work. An atomic force microscope and a vibration-free room would open the world of nanoscience to our students; participation in national physics meetings would open research horizons to them.
Your gift to the Religion & Biblical Languages Department helps fund student activities and departmental needs, such as the cost for the practical service of Theology and Religion majors who regularly preach, teach, conduct seminars, visit, or participate in other ways in local churches in the community, both close to Andrews and further afield. Over the last couple of years, the department has led students to Cuba for evangelism, to Lebanon for mission, and to the Bible Lands for major insight into the history, culture, and spiritual message of the biblical world. Your support can help our students spread the gospel, whether here in our community or around the world.
Thank you for your support of the Social Work Department. Our students and faculty will benefit greatly from your generosity.
The Social Work Student Emergency (“Sunshine”) Fund is designed to help current social work students who are confronting emergency financial situations in their personal lives. Personal examples might include repairs to a car, supplementing a rent, utility, or medical bill, buying winter clothing for a student’s child(ren), or supporting emergency travel. Please do NOT include a specific student's name when giving to this fund. Gifts given to the fund as a whole are tax deductible; donations to named individuals are not.
Established by Cynthia R. Warren, on August 22, 2013, this memorial fund was established with gifts given in Dr. Warren's memory. Proceeds will benefit worthy and deserving student(s) enrolled at Andrews University who is/are pursuing 1.) a bachelors degree in English and who is/are also 2.) African American. If there are no qualifying African American students, the scholarship can be awarded to students who meet criteria 1.) only.
This endowment was established on December 12, 2013, by Dr. Max T. Taylor and Linda S. Taylor. This scholarship will be awarded to a worthy and deserving senior who meets the following criteria: has a financial need; has a GPA of 3.5 or greater; is pursuing any bachelor's degree with a pre-med, pre-vet, or pre-dent emphasis; and is of good character. It is the donors' intention that, eventually, at least one senior student will have a full tuition scholarship. The scholarship selection should be made by a committee that includes the Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, the Chair of the Department of Biology, and the Chair of the Department of Chemistry.
This fund was established by Drs. Lynn and Deborah Gray. The scholarship will be awarded to worthy and deserving minority (the African Diaspora in the Americas) student(s) who is/are pursuing a career in healthcare.
This endowment was established on April 21, 1993, by faculty and friends of the Department of Chemistry in honor of Dwain and Lorraine Ford. Dr. Ford was an Emeritus Professor and began serving Andrews University in 1962. He taught in the Chemistry department and was formerly Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. The scholarship benefits Andrews University students who are Chemistry majors or minors.
Professional colleagues and friends established this scholarship to honor Dr. Specht, who chaired the Department of Mathematics from 1947 to 1972. Awardees are students in the mathematics and physics departments, chosen jointly by the chairpersons of the two departments.
Established by Herald A. and Donna J. Habenicht on May 25, 1987, the scholarship is awarded annually to worthy and deserving graduate student(s) enrolled at Andrews University and pursuing a course of study in either the School of Education or the College of Arts and Sciences, with preference given to female students. This endowment was established in recognition of Edward and Cora Lugenbeal's many years of service in the Far East, Inter-America and South American Divisions of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church.
Established by Edwin E. and Elsie L. Buck on May 1, 1983, this scholarship benefits needy and worthy female students in any area or level of study. The scholarship is given as a tribute to the education the donors received as undergraduate students at Emmanuel Missionary College (class of 1943 and 1944) and as graduate students of Andrews University (both class of 1964), and in recognition of the privilege of serving on the Board of Trustees of Andrews University from 1977 to 1992.
This endowment was established by Dr. Elly Economou who was a professor in the religion department at Andrews for many years. This scholarship will be awarded annually to some needy and worthy student(s) who is/are undergraduate religion or theology majors.
Enactus is an international organization that connects student, academic and business leaders through entrepreneurial-based projects, providing opportunities for individual and community growth.
Projects change from year to year. Here is a list of projects in previous years.
● Backpacks for Berrien
● Operation Regenesis, cancer education awareness in Nicaragua
● Campus recycling programs
● Berrien Springs High School Business Bash
● "Let's Can Hunger" food drives
● Community financial seminars
Support Enactus today and watch your investment impact our students as well as the local community and beyond.
The School of Evangelism is under the direction of an approved evangelist. Students learn how to organize evangelistic series, conduct visitations, present compelling messages, and meet local community needs.
Each field school incorporates both classroom contact and field exposure and is tailored to reach unbelievers in a wide variety of settings. Field schools help students see that there are different ways to evangelize in any context. They learn practices that are relevant in any ministry setting they find themselves in after graduation.
First the Blade provides assistance for unsponsored Seminary students who put their school-age children in church school. Our mission is to make it possible for all children of Seminary students to have religious education while their parents are studying, and for them to leave even more dedicated, Seventh-day Adventist, Christian disciples of Jesus Christ than they were when they arrived.
The Fonda Chafee Endowed Scholarship was started by Carol Lewis on November 23, 2016 and is awarded to some worthy and deserving female student(s) with African citizenship, enrolled at Andrews University.
This scholarship was established in memory of F. D. Nichol, long-time editor of Seventh-day Adventist periodicals (1923-1966), by one who benefited from his Christian counsel. It is awarded annually to a student in his/her first year at Andrews University by the chair of the University's Student Financial Services Committee. It goes to a candidate who shows the most promise for future service to God and humanity, and who is most in need of assistance.
Established by Frank L. and Alice G. on June 30, 1975, this scholarship is awarded annually to one, or possibly two, worthy and deserving undergraduate students(s) in the Department of Nutrition and Wellness.
This endowment was established on October 19, 1994, by friends of Siegfried H. Horn. Awards will go to M.Div. students enrolled at Andrews University for participation in an Andrews University Institute of Archaeology-sponsored excavation.
The virtual explosion of information technologies, access to new resources, and the vibrant, rapidly expanding universe of knowledge make the James White Library increasingly vital to the educational experience of Andrews University students. Your gifts to the Friends of the Library allows us to create collection endowments, purchase lounge furniture, new carrels and chairs, and special items of equipment to provide students with access to resources, formal and informal study spaces and state-of-the-art technology. Thank you for helping make exciting things happen through your financial support.
Established on January 17, 1997, by Devin D. Zimmerman, this endowment is awarded annually to worthy and deserving undergraduate students enrolled at Andrews University pursuing a non-pre-medical professional career in chemical sciences. The funds will provide a scholarship or research stipend that will be determined by the chemistry faculty.
Your gift, no matter how big or small, affects the education of our students. Your generosity is truly inspiring, as it directly influences the lives of students in so many ways.
Gifts to the George Floyd Scholar program support one new undergraduate student with a full-tuition scholarship on the main campus each fall. The recipients of this scholarship will be able to show Pell eligibility and will submit an essay that documents their active engagement in creating hope and positive change in their community.
Thanks to you, the mission of educating leaders for service to the world is being realized. The far-reaching consequences of your investment in students at Andrews University will only be known in heaven.
Some students who desire to take this course cannot afford to pay for the tuition credits or even the course fee. If you can help, we ask you to consider making a voluntary contribution to the Global Leadership Scholarship Fund for qualified individuals. Thank you for helping us extend the reach of the Global Leadership Certificate program.
Established by Chester and Mary Jean Damron on September 29, 1986, this fund honors student missionaries. Funds are awarded annually to needy and worthy student missionaries who return to Andrews University to pursue further education.
Since 1909, Griggs International Academy (GIA) has provided programs for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade. GIA works with students who are at risk to help them earn a high school diploma while they support their families. Scholarship funds for students can mean the difference between whether they are able to finish a diploma or not. Thank you for your support!
The financial support Gymnics receives goes to cover the cost of team mission trips and much needed equipment. We thank you for every dollar given to our ministry. Once a Gymnic always a Gymnic.
The Habenicht & Rivera Endowed Scholarship Award was created June 4, 2019 by Laurence and Debbie Habenicht. This endowed scholarship award is to be awarded annually to some worthy and deserving student(s) enrolled at Andrews University who meeting the following criteria:
a. First consideration given to student(s) who is/are of Puerto Rican heritage or student(s) who has/have attended school in Puerto Rico; second consideration given to student(s) from the Inter-American Division;
b. Is/are enrolled in studies for health professions;
c. Maintain a minimum GPA of 3.4;
d. Strong supporters of the Seventh-day Adventist understanding of the close interdependence of the mental, physical, and spiritual dimensions of life;
e. It is anticipated that the recipient can clearly and convincingly articulate their vision of a life of service using their health professions skills to advance not only the mental and physical wellness of those they serve but also helping them develop a saving relationship with God.
This fund was established in August of 1992 by faculty and friends of the Department of Mathematics, in honor of Harold T. Jones, who chaired the department from 1972 to 1982. The scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Mathematics.
Gifts given to the Heather J. Cobrall scholarship fund will be used to create an endowed scholarship. The scholarship will support Caribbean students from 1) Antigua, 2) the U.S. Virgin Islands, or 3) other Caribbean countries who are pursuing degrees in Education or Business.
This endowment was established by Astvid Heppenstall Heger, MD, on August 17, 1996, in honor of her parents, Dr. Edward and Mrs. Margit Strom Heppenstall. Dr. Heppenstall enjoyed many years in the SDA Theological Seminary both in Washington, D.C. and in Berrien Springs, MI. This scholarship will assist worthy and needy student(s) pursuing a degree in the SDA Theological Seminary.
The Hisban Legacy Fund enables the ground-breaking archaeological research begun by professors Siegfried H. Horn and Lawrence T. Geraty at Tall Hisban, biblical Heshbon, in Jordan to be carried forward by current Andrews faculty and students. Donations to this fund also enable us to provide much needed employment for young men and women of Hisban as they help us build a Visitor Center where the site’s extra-ordinary biblical, classical, Islamic and global connections can be showcased. You can read more about this exciting project here:
The generous support received from donors to the Hispanic Initiative helps to reach communities with a high presence of Hispanic teens and young adults and provides them with the information they need in order to obtain a college education. The Hispanic Initiative involves leadership activities in which college students reach out to college-age Hispanic youth and guide them to obtain a college degree. Thank you for helping our students to reach others and help them build a professional and spiritual future.
This endowment was established on September 9, 1996, by the Women's Scholarship Committee. The income from this endowment is awarded annually to worthy and deserving female student(s) enrolled at Andrews University to be chosen by the Women's Scholarship Committee.
The Siegfried H. Horn Museum houses over 8,500 ancient Near Eastern artifacts, including one of the largest cuneiform tablet collections in the United States, with over 3,000 ancient texts from Sumerian through Neo-Babylonian times. Your gifts are used to support the museum, purchase new artifacts, and expand exhibits. We deeply appreciate your support.
Investing in the Howard Center is an investment of culture, fine arts, and quality entertainment for students and the community alike. Your gift will help to continue the decade-long tradition of making the Howard Center your home for an exceptional concert experience.
The Howard Performing Arts Center is a top-quality performance hall that offers exceptional art and cultural experiences to Andrews University students and the surrounding community. Your investment in special projects at this beautiful facility will ensure superb acoustic performances and it’s enhanced use.
H.E.L.P. is an initiative through which Andrews University partners with Benton Harbor Area School's students, teachers and administration; providing resources to improve the learning outcomes for elementary school students. This weekly intervention allows university volunteers to form relationships with the students in a safe classroom setting.
Your gift of any size will help our students with extra expenses related to research presentations such as conference registrations and travel. As many of you know, these experiences have been
a springboard for professional networking and future employment contacts. Give as you can—to help as you have been helped, and leverage the success of another student.
This fund honoring Jack Blume was established on June 30, 1999, by the Hinsdale Hospital School of Medical Technology and the alumni and colleagues of the Medical Laboratory Sciences Department of Andrews University. It will be awarded annually to committed and deserving student(s) who is/are pursuing education in Medical Laboratory Sciences (Medical Technology).
This endowment was established on June 30, 2002, by Andrews Academy. The income is annually awarded to the James R. Nash Academy Operating Endowment.
This endowment was established by the Joanne Cross-Coon Foundation on June 20, 1995. The scholarship is awarded annually to worthy and deserving student(s), enrolled as juniors or seniors at Andrew University and pursuing a degree in Medical Laboratory Science (Medical Technology).
John Wesley Taylor Endowed Scholarship Fund was created December 20, 2016 by John Wesley Taylor. This scholarship should be awarded to some worthy and deserving student(s) enrolled at Andrews University who is/are pursuing a graduate degree in the field of education, is enrolled for a minimum of nine (9) credits, and has a minimum GPA of 3.5.
The Jr. Cardinals Basketball program was created to provide Christian young people an opportunity to be part of a sports program where God comes first. It is for youth in grades 6 through 12, and is funded solely through player fees and donations. It is a parent-run program that strives to teach Christian values and sportsmanship as we represent Jesus to other teams and communities with whom we come in contact.
* According to U.S. tax code, gifts that specify student names with the gift cannot be used as a donation for tax purposes. However, you may tell us who solicited this gift for the Jr. Cardinals program. For example: "Solicited by John Doe"
The Jr. Cardinals Soccer program was created to provide Christian young people an opportunity to be part of a sports program where God comes first. It is for youth in grades 9 through 12, and is funded solely through player fees and donations. It is a parent-run program that strives to teach Christian values and sportsmanship as we represent Jesus to other teams and communities with whom we come in contact.
* According to U.S. tax code, gifts that specify student names with the gift cannot be used as a donation for tax purposes. However, you may tell us who solicited this gift for the Jr. Cardinals program. For example: "Solicited by John Doe"
Your gift will enhance the lives and experiences for the women of Lamson Hall (LH). Renovation projects will be decided by the LH Deans in consultation with the Student Philanthropy Council.
Sponsored by the AU Student Philanthropy Council.
Gifts to this fund support the work of the Masters of Arts (MA) in Leadership Program in Social Innovation, designed to equip Christian leaders to develop effective solutions to challenging problems in their communities. These donations will be used to support students, program operations, tuition assistance to worthy students, and matching seed grants to initiate their social innovation projects, etc. See
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- Scholarships for worthy students
- Social Innovation projects
- Where needed most
This endowment was established through the Women's Scholarship Committee, on September 9, 1996, to benefit worthy and deserving female student(s) enrolled in the Theological Seminary. Recipients shall be chosen by the Women's Scholarship Committee.
The Lofton-Brook Family - Women in Biology Master's Program ESF was established by Lorinda Lofton-Brook on November 16, 2020. This scholarship is awarded annually to qualified female student(s) enrolled at Andrews University in the Biology Master's Degree Program with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Each year, students from the Community and International Development Program travel to Madagascar to conduct various community humanitarian & development projects. This year's project focuses on "La Chretienne," a Seventh-day Adventist college. Those students attending are in need of books, computers, and resources to make their education a success.
Thank you for your financial partnership as well as your prayers.
Established by Mr. Kevin W. Brown and Mrs Margaret K Brown, in May 2021, the Madeline and Robert Johnston Music Department Endowment benefits the needs of the Department of Music. For use in operations, at the discretion of the Chair, endowment income may be used to fund guest artists, instruments, student scholarships, concert series or other events. If specific criteria are met, up to 50% of the endowment value may be used to fund the construction of a new building for the Department of Music.
The Mantasoa, Madagascar Youth Center will be used for training youth to be entrepreneurs and independent business owners. It will help prevent the predatory manipulation of poor youth we witnessed in 2014. The project schedule is to start construction in 2017 and start using the facility by the end/beginning of 2017/2018. The Youth Center is about 17,000 square feet (1,580 square meters), which includes open training space, administrative office/reception, conference room, kitchen, and restrooms. A proposed second level would include future office and dormitory space. The goal is to make the property and facility sustainably support itself by doing the training, renting the facility and grounds to other ministries and end users.
The Department of Mathematics raises funds to support its faculty-student research activities, including peer-reviewed publication and presentation at conferences.
The Chaplain Scholarship will benefit students who are seeking to serve in the military, and who are not sponsored by their conference.
The Ministry Training Scholarship Fund goes to work right away to provide scholarship assistance to mainly international students taking mission studies. A primary focus of this fund is to help students in the Doctor of Missiology program receive training so they can become trainers helping local people in the 10/40 Window and in the secular West better reach out to those in the world religions of Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism and to secular/postmodern peoples. Thank you for partnering with us.
Established by the Class of 1963 as their 50-year class gift, this endowment benefits a scholarship to be awarded to a former student who has graduated from the Mission Pilot Program in the Department of Aviation, and is currently serving or preparing to serve in the Mission Field as a Mission Pilot. The purpose of the scholarship is to defray the education loans/expenses the recipient incurred while preparing for mission service.
Gifts to the Mission Training Program Endowment help to fund an endowed scholarship that will be able to provide assistance indefinitely to mainly international students taking mission studies. A primary focus of this fund is to help students in the Doctor of Missiology program receive training so they can become trainers helping local people in the 10/40 Window and in the secular West better reach out to those in the world religions of Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism and to secular/postmodern peoples. Thank you for partnering with us.
Make a difference in the lives of K-12 students across North America! This initiative, Mission: Invent, is designed to boost STEM engagement throughout the Adventist Education system. Why?
- To equip students to become critical thinkers, problem-solvers, innovators, inventors, and entrepreneurs.
- To train educators in engineering, inventing, and problem-based learning.
- To provide an opportunity for students, parents, teachers, and educational leaders to celebrate students at an annual event.
Gifts to this fund, or in memory of Dr. Paul Hamel, will be used to support worthy undergraduate and graduate music students. This includes help with last-minute financial needs in the registration process. Even small gifts can be the answer to a student's prayer.
[NOTE] Due to IRS rules and regulations, Andrews University cannot accept gifts of tithe, offerings, or church related expenses at this site.
However, general donations to New Life not related to tithe, offering, or church expense are encouraged and accepted.
Your gift to the Nursing Scholarship Fund helps nursing students with tuition. Thank you for your support of the nursing program at Andrews University.
Gifts to this fund will be used to support faculty and student research activities above and beyond what is normally funded through the internal grant process, to cover travel expenses to national and international conferences, and to support the hosting of research conferences where our faculty and students can interact with other researchers from around the world.
[NOTE] Due to IRS rules and regulations, Andrews University cannot accept gifts of tithe, offerings, or church related expenses at this site.
However, general donations to The One Place not related to tithe, offering, or church expense are encouraged and accepted.
The One Place is focused on reaching a multi-generational community that belongs, is safe, and has freedom through worship. Your funds can help us with creative resources for services, weekly refreshments, training of leaders, and support for those in need.
This orphanage is located at the Adventist University in Anstirabe, Madagascar. Your gifts will subsidize the cost of education and living for the orphans, maintain the grounds and buildings, and start a gardening program so the orphans can eat what they grow! Thank you for your financial support as well as your prayers.
We are raising funds to hire a teacher in Mampitasoa, Madagascar to help the orphans learn useful artisan crafts and entrepreneurial skills. The goal is to provide economically sustainable livelihoods in supporting themselves in further education. Thank you for your financial support as well as your prayers.
The President's Student Scholarship Fund is used to assist worthy students in tuition crises. During this COVID-19 economic disaster, your gift will help students when they need it most, to make up the unexpected tuition gap, and begin or continue their studies at Andrews University.
This endowment was established by Lisa Carreno on September 5, 2001, to benefit worthy and deserving students who are Biochemistry or Chemistry majors.
This endowment was started October 30, 2015 by Joan Mayer Stumbaugh in honor of Richard E. Stumbaugh. The scholarship will be awarded to some worthy and deserving undergraduate student(s) majoring in music with preference given to a student(s) focusing on woodwind instruments.
Established by family, friends, and faculty in memory of Dr. Minesinger, former Andrews University chemistry professor, this scholarship is given annually to a chemistry major who has a record of excellence and has a demonstrated need.
Ruth Murdoch Elementary School (RMES) is a K-8 Seventh-day Adventist school located on the campus of Andrews University. Our mission is to fulfill the educational and spiritual needs of every child. Our diverse student body, representing over 50 different countries, a focus on service, and an enriched curriculum gives each student the opportunity to develop their minds and hearts to their fullest potential. By donating to RMES, you become a partner in providing a superior education to children from around the globe.
This endowment supports students enrolled in programs in the School of Architecture and Interior Design.
Your gifts to the School of Business Administration support students through the upgrade and maintenance of classroom technology and improvements to the physical building.
Your gifts to the SBA Internship Fund support business students pursuing for-credit internships during their academic career, as well as funding the annual SBA Internship Symposium.
Your gifts to the SBA Undergraduate Scholarship Fund are used to assist undergraduate business students with unforeseen financial problems. The funds are disbursed at the discretion of the dean in collaboration with the SBA faculty.
The School of Distance Education serves the needs of Adventist students throughout the world. We have expanded our ability to offer courses online and to use technology to improve how we serve our students. Many of these students make great sacrifices for their education. We appreciate donations of any size to help us in serving these students.
The Seminary Promise Endowed Scholarship Fund, established by Doris Hall in 2021, provides scholarships to the children of graduate students who are currently enrolled at the Andrews University Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary's Master of Divinity and Master in Youth and Young Adult Ministry degree programs. Students must be enrolled at a Seventh-day Adventist K-12 school or a school approved by the Steering committee. The long-term goal is to introduce and integrate K-12 education into the lives of the future pastors and leaders of the church.
Some of our Seminary students are in financial crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic which has caused them to lose their jobs.
Please consider helping Seminary students in crisis by donating to our Seminary Student Emergency Fund.
The officers of the Class of 2021 have decided that the class will purchase bleachers for the Recreation Center of the recently constructed Andreasen Center for Wellness.
The Recreation Center is home to three multipurpose sports courts, and the bleachers play a crucial role in providing needed seating for games, activities, and assemblies.
Your support of the Senior Class of 2021 Gift will furnish comfortable seating and an environment for cheering the Gymnics, Cardinals, and other sports teams for years to come.
Class of 2021 graduates who donate $20.21 or more towards the class gift will be given a Philanthropy Medallion that can be worn as a part of their graduation regalia.
Your contribution to the International Center for Trauma Education & Care can help individuals and communities around the world experience emotional and spiritual healing from trauma and its effects.
Stand Out is a ministry reaching out to high school students. The purpose is to encourage these individuals to stand out for God. The ministry also gives these students direct access to Adventist colleges and universities for continuing their education.
This memorial fund has been established in memory of AU student Steaven Lichtenwalter who tragically passed away at the age of 24. Steaven spent his school years and summers working for Grounds, and this memorial fund has been established by his family to help support the Arboretum that he so beautifully helped to maintain. Your memorial gift will assist the Arboretum in fulfilling its mission to provide a stimulating environment for our students, faculty, and visitors by preserving and enhancing our campus. Our trees and plants will continue to be a resource for education and research to our campus and the community.
Your gift will help fund the costs of food, rent, and utilities to students who have lost their campus or off-campus jobs.
Additionally, in response to the COVID-19 crisis,
some companies have increased the matching of their employee gifts in a 2:1 ratio. Check with your employer to see if your gift can be matched.
Your gift supports students in dedicating a year of their life in missionary service, here in North America or abroad. Your investment can, with training, and support, influence the lives of these courageous young men and women, now and for eternity.
* According to U.S. tax code, gifts that specify student names with the gift cannot be used for tax purposes, but you may tell us who solicited this gift for the Student Missions program.
This program offers high school students living in Benton Harbor a chance to earn high-school credit in Algebra on the Andrews University campus. The students are coached by university students for 8 weeks during the summer. The Summer High School Advancement Program is designed to help students learn to achieve, encourage a college-bound culture, develop college readiness, and provide a positive frame of reference for participants. There is no cost for selected students.
Andrews University is committed to the health and wellness of our students, our whole University family, and the communities we serve. A gift to the Andreasen Center for Wellness will help us achieve these goals.
Gifts given to the Edward A. and Verna L. Streeter Memorial Fund will be used to create an endowed scholarship fund in their name. The scholarship will support qualifying graduate students enrolled in an Educational Administration graduate program at Andrews University.
Erwin R. Gane (1931–2021) was a religion professor, pastor, and former editor of the Adult Bible Study Guide. Dr. Gane was a passionate theologian and lover of Church History and believed in the benefits of graduate study for the furthering of the Gospel.
Dr. Gane emigrated with his family from Australia to the United States to pursue graduate studies in theology and received three degrees from Andrews University (MA, MDiv, and MTh). His MA and MTh theses focused on Adventist History and Early Church History respectively. He later completed his PhD at the University of Nebraska in Renaissance-Reformation Church History.
Pursuing his education was a journey of many years and filled with countless sacrifices, both for him and his family. His family has established The Erwin Gane Memorial Scholarship Fund to honor those sacrifices and his passion for Church History. The planned endowment fund aims to ease some of the financial burden for other aspiring scholars and their families and will benefit MA and PhD students studying Church History at the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary at Andrews University. If endowment funding levels are not reached, funds will go to a general scholarship fund benefitting PhD students at the seminary.
Your gift to this Scholarship will benefit full-time worthy and deserving undergraduate students who are members of BSCF, have financial need, and a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. The Scholarship is awarded in addition to the regularly awarded financial aid—in other words, “stackable.”
This Scholarship was established by the members of the BSCF 70’s Alumni group, who seek to support and encourage students in a tangible way, and provide an example of philanthropy for future generations.
Gifts to The School of Architecture & Interior Design will be used to support the vision of preparing diverse students for a life of creative stewardship and professional service, with a heart for ministering to others, and work is done to shape homes and communities.
At Andrews University every student has the opportunity to add a leadership certificate to their major degree program. Your donation helps us address the explosion of student interest in this new program.
Valerie Phillips, beloved Assistant Dean for University Towers, passed away on December 21, 2011. Dean Phillips dedicated 31 years of her professional career to Andrews University. Frances Faehner, Vice President for Student Life, said of Valerie, "Among her many unique gifts, Valerie made an intentional effort to note and remember the special interests (favorite food, collections, etc.) of her residents. She was known for countless acts of unexpected kindness that were especially meaningful to students missing the comforts of home and family." This fund has been established in her memory.
This fund was established by Dr. and Mrs. Emmett K. Vande Vere on January 6, 1983. Dr. E.K. Vande Vere was a long time history professor at Emmanuel Missionary College/Andrews University. The scholarship is awarded annually to a needy and worthy Andrews University student pursuing a course of study in history, preferably at the graduate level.
This endowment was established on December 8, 1993, by Stella Greig on behalf of friends of Veda Lesher, to benefit needy and worthy students who are women graduate students with a GPA of 3.0 or above.
Virginia Ellen Eakley Endowed Scholarship Fund created May 10, 2018 by Ms. Eakley. This scholarship funding is awarded to a worthy and/or needy student(s) at Andrews University.
The W. Richard Lesher Presidential Excellence Endowed Scholarship Award was created on October 2, 2017 by T. Ryan and Wendy Keough. T. Ryan Keough is the grandson of Dr. Lesher. This award, at the discretion of the current University president, is to be awarded annually to worthy and deserving student(s) to encourage and award excellence in any area.
This fund was established on October 31, 1989, in memory of Elder William Fagal, founder and speaker of the Faith for Today television broadcast. His wife Virginia, son William Alan, and daughter Kathryn (Mrs. J. Prall) established the fund to benefit graduate students in the Theological Seminary who are preparing for pastoral ministry. If no eligible graduate recipients are available, awards go to undergraduate juniors or seniors preparing for pastoral ministry.
The Wales Family Endowed Scholarship Fund, established by Dana and Dawn Wales in 2022, awards scholarships to worthy and deserving students who are from the Lake Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists and are an undergraduate Business School student.
Established by Rita J. Waterman on October 24, 2012, in honor of her parents, this scholarship will be awarded annually to students who are pursuing a bachelor degree in Communication and are also enrolled in the Honors program. First preference will be given to a student from the Lake Union Conference.
This scholarship was established in May, 1999 by alumnus of Andrews University in honor of Wes Christiansen. It was established to benefit students whose parent(s) and/or grandparent(s) attended Andrews.
Whitney Wang Watson Endowed Scholarship Award was created December 5, 2017 by Dr. Marilene Wang Watson and Dr. James Watson who are the parents of Whitney. Two students are awarded each year, one in mathematics and one in music. Chairs of the respective departments will select the recipient based on a GPA of 3.5 or higher and to students whose career plans involve service.
Andrews University Wind Symphony will be touring Thailand in March 2019. We will perform seven concerts in churches, schools, and communities across the country, including a joint performance with students of Peace Music Academy; an Adventist mission school in Khon Kaen, where several Andrews students have served as student missionaries.
Although students are responsible for paying the entire cost themselves, the Wind Symphony is responsible for usual and necessary fees for transporting instruments and renting performance venues where needed.
We invite you to partner with us financially as our student musicians further the mission of Andrews University and share Jesus through music.
The Women's Advisory Group established this endowment fund on June 10, 1992, to benefit needy and worthy student(s) who meet the criteria established by the Women's Advisory Board.