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endowment

A whole bunch of money given by a person to an academic institution, generally to support research
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Now in its fifth year, the program is fully endowed and provides a permanent base of financial support for its undergraduate research assistantships.
Shatah's family and friends have chosen to honor our alumnus and his extraordinary life, legacy, and memory by establishing an endowed scholarship fund in his name.
The 3-D collaboration afforded by the endowed chair will include at least 60 dental hygiene and more than 400 radiologic sciences students every year in all levels, from associate to master's degrees.
We are now running up to 65 endowed properties -- there were only eight at the time of establishment of AGS -- as well as 172 properties attached to mosques.
The master of Lord Leycester Hospital, Lt Col Gerald Lesinski, says the building has running costs of more than PS100,000 per year: "We couldn't exist without the help that The King Henry VIII Endowed Trust and others have given us over the years.
The Endowed Chair will be able to create new opportunities for teaching and research while making sure leadership is provided from highly capable faculty members.
Endowed staff positions might not be as common as endowed faculty positions, but Rollins is not the only college with them.
Block credits the concept of creating an endowed chair program coming from his observations of university endowments.
In addition to its excellent academic programs, PMU's Research profile has been elevated dramatically with the establishment of four Endowed Chairs namely; Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Endowed Chair in Energy and Environment Studies, Prince Nayef Bin Abdulaziz Endowed Chair in Youth Development, Saudi Aramco Endowed Chair in Global Supply Chain Management and Saudi Aramco Endowed Chair in Technology and Information Management.
By endowing the chair, SABIC seeks to create a world-class center of ex- cellence in polymer catalysis based on a synergistic collaboration between the newly endowed KAUST chair and SABIC's own well-established exper- tise in catalyst development, a state- ment said.
By endowing the chair, Sabic seeks to create a world-class centre of excellence in polymer catalysis based on a synergistic collaboration between the newly endowed Kaust chair and Sabic's own well-established expertise in catalyst development, a statement said.
The PDK Educational Foundation annually awards scholarships to prospective educators who have a connection to PDK or who qualify under particular endowed scholarship criteria.