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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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Try Endowed Scholarship in Solar-Terrestrial Interactions Scholarship
More than 25 individuals and organizations contributed to the establishment of the Don Betz Endowed Chair in International Studies, including the Chickasaw Nation, the Burger Family Foundation, MidFirst Bank and UCO alumnus and philanthropist Leroy Coffman.
Loughborough Endowed Schools will now be called Loughborough Schools Foundation.
"This would support Alan's personal passion for teaching and also enable him to reach his goal of establishing ten endowed professorships during his tenure as Dean," Snyder said.
"Specifically, we were concerned that although EC and DP positions may be put into place to advance a given discipline, true advancement may not take place if such positions are not occupied by a diverse group of scholars," Hartlep, an assistant professor of educational foundations at Illinois State University, wrote in a paper called "A National Analysis of Endowed Chairs and Distinguished Professors in the Field of Education." The paper was published recently in Educational Studies: A Journal of the American Educational Studies Association.
When endowed, the Hamm Fellowship will support scholarship in popular music through an annual short-term research residency at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Library & Archives in Cleveland, Ohio.
The Moms Project, an endowed fund at the University of South Florida, provides financial support for undergraduate research assistantships in the College of Behavioral and Community Sciences.
This is also the third year the Riverland Community College Foundation has awarded the Doherty Staffing Solutions Endowed Scholarship, which provides two $500 scholarships each year to students enrolled at Riverland studying a technical program.
Mohammad Shatah Endowed Scholarship Fund, which will support students from north Lebanon.