Donor-Funded Non-Scholarship Endowments
Non-scholarship endowed funds enhance the quality of a Duquesne education in many ways. These funds range from endowed chairs and programs to resource funds assisting students with educational expenses other than tuition. Click on the listings below for descriptions of these funds.
William C. Schultz Music Business Endowment
Created by Mary Jane Schultz, this fund provides support to activities related to Bachelor of Music students with elective studies in the business program. Administrator: Dean of the Mary Pappert School of Music.
Andre Schuwer Philosophy Resource Fund
Established by the Estate of Andre Schuwer, this fund provides support for graduate students enrolled in the Philosophy program. Administrator: Chair of the Department of Philosophy.
Renee Scoratow Endowed Book Fund
Created by Martin M. Scoratow, Esq., this fund assists first-degree students with their textbook expenses. Administrator: Dean of the School of Pharmacy.
Shearer Classic Guitar Fund
Created by Lorraine Shearer, this fund assists in the acquisition of classic guitar library holdings and CD recordings for educational purposes. Administrator: Dean of the Mary Pappert School of Music.
Garrett C. Shields Memorial Fund
Created by Stephanie and Harold Shields, in memory of their son, Garrett C. Shields, this fund is awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in the Mary Pappert School of Music who meet the requirements. Administrator: Dean of the Mary Pappert School of Music.
Simon Silverman Phenomenlogy Center Endowment
Established by the Estate of Alice Gerwitsch, this fund is used to support the Phenomenology Center. Administrator: University Librarian.
Vilma and Frank Slater Resource Fund
Established by the Estate of Francis E. Slater, this fund provides scholarship and special program support to the Mary Pappert School of Music. Administrator: Dean of the Mary Pappert School of Music.
Samuel and Judith Spanos Endowed Third Alternative Resource Fund
Created by Sam and Judy Spanos, this fund provides students enrolled in the School of Business Administration who face unforeseen financial exigencies with financial support for their non-tuition expenses. Administrator: Dean of the A.J. Palumbo School of Business.
Spirit of Health Endowed Fund
Established by the Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities, this fund provides financial support to the community outreach program of the School of Pharmacy. Administrator: Dean of the School of Pharmacy.
Alphonse M. Stanton Endowed Memorial Book Fund in Journalism
Created by Carol A. Stanton, Thomas M. Stanton, and Marilyn Martin, in memory of their father, this fund provides financial assistance for the ancillary educational expenses of students in the Journalism Department. Administrator: Dean of the McAnulty College of Liberal Arts.
R. Dale Stephenson Endowed Spiritan Division Student Fund
Created by R. Dale Stephenson, this fund is awarded to one deserving Spiritan Division student who meets the academic and need requirements. Administrator: Director of the Gussin Spiritan Division.
George E. Stoddard Learning Communities Resource Fund
Created by G. Evan Stoddard and Mark G. Caldwell, this fund provides non-scholarship support to Duquesne University first-year liberal arts students enrolled in a Learning Community. Administrator: Dean, McAnulty College of Liberal Arts
John R. Suckling Endowment for Music School Library
Established by the Estate of Dorothy Suckling, this fund supports the Music School's Library. Administrator: Dean of the Mary Pappert School of Music.