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.
Dr. Michael P. Weber Endowed Research Grant
Created by Patricia G. Weber in memory of her husband, this annual research grant is intended for a student in the Graduate Center for Social and Public Policy or a graduate student who participated in the Spiritan Division of Academic Programs. Administrator: Dr. Evan Stoddard.
Cyril H. Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law
Created by Cyril and Sigrid Wecht, this fund is intended to be used in establishing and supporting an institute of forensic science in the Duquesne University School of Law. Administrator: Provost.
Theodore J. Weismann, Ph.D. Endowed Student Resource Fund
Created by many generous donors, this fund is awarded to Chemistry majors studying in the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences to assist with the costs of registration, travel, and lodging associated with their attending the American Chemical Society's national meeting. Administrator: Dean of Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences.
Katie Westbrook Endowed Award for Trial Advocacy
Created by many generous donors, this is awarded to outstanding trial advocacy students as determined by the trial advocacy faculty. Administrator: Dean of the School of Law.
Susan H. Wilkie Award Fund
Established by the law firm of Feldstein Grinberg Stein and McKee, this fund is awarded to a graduating senior who, in the opinion of the faculty, best reflects the qualities of fairness and commitment to the practice, which Susan H. Wilkie epitomized in her professional and personal life. Administrator: Dean of the School of Law.
J. Alfred Wilner Award
Created by Ruth Wilner, this fund is awarded to a graduate of the Evening Division of the School of Law who, in the opinion of the faculty, displays general scholastic excellence. Administrator: Dean of the School of Law.
Thomas J. Winschel Endowment - Athletics
Created by Mary Anne Winschel-Spann, this fund is award to student-athletes at the discretion of the Director of Athletics. Administrator: Director of Athletics.
Thomas J. Winschel Endowment - Campus Ministry
Created by Mary Anne Winschel-Spann, this fund is intended to support the Campus Ministry needs. Administrator: Director of Spiritan Campus Ministry.
Wojeski Endowed Accounting Department Faculty Development Fund
Established by Kathi Burns and William Wojeski, M.D., this fund is intended to support faculty development. Administrator: Dean of the A. J. Palumbo School of Business.