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Endowed Scholarships - C

Our Spiritan founders insisted that the transformative benefits of a Duquesne education be available to all worthy students, regardless of ability to pay. Endowed scholarships provide perpetual funding that keeps this promise alive—now and forever.

Click on the alphabetical listings below to view Duquesne University's current endowed scholarship funds.

Scholarship Name Beginning With:
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William and Alyce Cafaro Endowed Scholarship
Established by The Cafaro Foundation, this fund benefits students in the A.J. Palumbo School of Business Administration and/or the John F. Donahue Graduate School of Business and is awarded based on need and merit requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Richard S. Caligiuri Endowed Scholarship Fund
Created by Louis M. Tarasi in memory of deceased Pittsburgh Mayor Richard S. Caligiuri, this scholarship benefits undergraduate students with demonstrated need, with preference given to students who are the children of a judge residing in Allegheny County, then western Pennsylvania, then anyone working in the court system.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Caldwell Scholarship for Veterans
Created by Mark G. Caldwell, this scholarship benefits students who are veterans of the United States Military.
Administrator: Director, Military Education, School of Leadership and Professional Advancement

Cindy Campbell Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established by Ralph and Dorothea Campbell, in memory of their daughter, this fund is awarded to undergraduate students based on need and merit requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

William V. Campbell Family Endowed Scholarship
Created by William V. Campbell, this scholarship benefits graduates of Steel Valley Senior High School who are incoming freshmen who meet need and merit requirements. This scholarship is renewable if academic requirements are maintained.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

E. Carl Camphire and Marthellen Campfire Memorial Fund Established by the estate of E. Carl Camphire in memory of E. Carl Camphire and Marthellen Camphire, this fund is awarded to eligible students enrolled in the School of Law at the direction of the Dean of the School of Law.
Administrator: Dean of the School of Law

Vincent R. Cancila Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Created by Vincent and Elaine Cancila, in memory of their son, Duquesne University Pharmacy student Vincent R. Cancila Jr., this scholarship is awarded to three Pharmacy students in their fourth, fifth and sixth years who meet the merit, need and community involvement requirements.
Administrator: Dean of the Mylan School of Pharmacy

Eleanor Polis Capone Memorial Fund
Established by A. William Capone in memory of his wife, Eleanor Polis Capone, this fund benefits students enrolled in the School of Law on the basis of merit.
Administrator: Dean of the School of Law

Anthony Caquatto Endowed Scholarship
Established by the estate of Anthony Caquatto, this fund is awarded to eligible students enrolled in the School of Business who meet the need and merit requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Madeline A. Caquatto Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Created by Madeline A. Caquatto, this scholarship fund is awarded to students enrolled full-time in the School of Nursing who meet the merit and need requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Katherine M. Carney Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established by the estate of Katherine M. Carney, this fund is awarded to Special Education majors who meet the need and merit requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Gerry Carr Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Created by Edward and Dorothy Carr, the Carr family, and the brothers of Gamma Phi fraternity, in memory of Gerry Carr, this scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in either the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, A.J. Palumbo School of Business or are professional phase students in the Mylan School of Pharmacy.  Need is a requirement.   Preference given to students who are members of Gamma Phi Fraternity or are sons or daughters of Gamma Phi alumni.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Carroll Creative Writing Scholarship
Established by donors who wish to remain anonymous, in memory of Monsignor Walter T. Carroll and in tribute to Bishop Coleman and Howard Carroll, this fund is a creative writing competitive award based on submissions made to the Chair of the English Department and reviewed by the faculty.
Administrator: Chair, Department of English

Celtic Healthcare Endowed Physical Therapy Scholarship
Created by Celtic Healthcare, this scholarship is awarded to professional phase students (fifth or sixth year) enrolled in the Physical Therapy program in the Rangos School of Health Sciences who have meet the need requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Century Club Endowed Scholarship Fund
Created by members of the Century Club of Distinguished Duquesne Alumni, this fund assists students in their final year who meet the need and merit requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Judge and Mrs. William F. Cercone Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established by Judge and Mrs. William F. Cercone, this scholarship benefits students enrolled in the School of Law who meet the need, moral and spiritual requirements.
Administrator: Dean of the School of Law

Rosa Kohl Charles Endowed Scholarship
Created by the estate of Rosa Kohl, this fund is awarded to Tamburitzan students.
Administrator: Managing Director of Duquesne University Tamburitzans

Gene L. Checcone Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established by the estate of Gene L. Checcone P'52, this scholarship is awarded to professional phase Pharmacy students.
Administrator: Dean of the Mylan School of Pharmacy

Chemistry Department Faculty Endowed Scholarship Fund
Created by Hazel Li in memory of her husband, Dr. Norman Li, this fund is awarded to undergraduate students majoring in Chemistry.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Frances Jahrling Chivers Scholarship Fund
Established by Roberta and Richard Aronson, Mrs. and Mrs. Joseph Chivers, family and friends, in memory of Professor Frances Jahrling Chivers, this fund is awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in McAnulty College, who have declared English as their major.
Administrator: Dean of McAnulty College

James A. Chokey Endowed Scholarship
Created by James A. Chokey, L'69, this fund is awarded to students enrolled in the School of Law who meet merit requirements. Need will be considered.
Administrator: Dean of the School of Law

Dr. John A. Clair Endowed Scholarship
Created by the estate of John A. Clair and by Mark I. Clair, this scholarship is awarded to seminary students based on need and merit requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Roberto Clemente Endowed Scholarship
Duquesne University established this scholarship in memory of baseball great, Roberto Clemente, in honor of his outstanding contribution to his beloved sport and the City of Pittsburgh, and, most importantly, his heroic efforts to serve God by serving others. This fund benefits undergraduate Hispanic students based on need and merit requirements, and is renewable if criteria is met.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

The Coalhouse Scholarship
Established by James N. Crutchfield, A'92, this fund is awarded to undergraduate students based on need and spirited volunteerism. Administrator: Director of the Duquesne University Volunteers

Anthony and LaVerne Colaizzo Family Endowed Scholarship
Created by Anthony , B'55, and LaVerne Colaizzo, this scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students who meet the need requirements. Preference given to students from Canonsburg, and then to students from the Canon-McMillan School District.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Robena J. and Walter W. Comer Endowed Scholarship Established in loving memory of Robena J. Comer by Walter W. Comer and their family, this fund provides support to undergraduate students who meet the need requirements.  Preference given to students from Washington County, Pennsylvania.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Computing and Technology Services Endowed Scholarship
Established by the generous staff members of Computing and Technology Services, this fund is awarded to students meeting need requirements, with preference given to those studying computer science, information technology or any other related field.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Robert J. Conedera Scholarship Fund
Established by Judith Conedera, Mark Conedera, family and friends in memory of Robert J. Conedera, this scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students based on need and merit requirements. Preference is given to graduates of high schools within the Mon Valley region.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Lt. Col. Dan Conn Scholarship Fund
Created by Brian Conn, Denise Keller, family and friends in memory of Lt. Col. Dan Conn, this fund is awarded to undergraduate students from the Diocese of Pittsburgh who meet the need requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Dr. Thomas P. Connelly Endowed Chemistry Scholarship
Established by Gloria Connelly in memory of Dr. Thomas P. Connelly, A'51, this scholarship is awarded to undergraduate Chemistry majors based on need and merit requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

The Msgr. Michael J. Conroy Endowed Scholarship Fund at Duquesne University
Created by the parishioners of Our Lady of Grace Parish in Pittsburgh, this fund is awarded to full-time undergraduate student applicants from Our Lady of Grace Parish who meet the need requirements.
Administrator: Director of Financial Aid

Continuing Education Endowed Scholarship
Established by friends of the Continuing Education program, this fund is awarded to Continuing Education students at the discretion of the Dean.
Administrator: Dean of the School of Leadership and Professional Advancement

Dorothy Conway Endowed Scholarship
Established by Dorothy Conway, this fund benefits upperclass students enrolled in School of Education who:  have made a commitment to the study and practice of education,  meet the need and merit requirements, and have prior experience working with children.  Preference for students actively involved in any of the professional education fraternities and/or honor societies.  Preference also given to students who graduated from a Catholic high school in any Southwestern Pennsylvania county.
Administrator:  Director or Financial Aid

Nicholas Copernicus Scholarship Fund
Established by the Nicholas Copernicus 500th Anniversary Scholarship Fund, this scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students based on essays submitted on the contributions Nicholas Copernicus made to society. Preference is given students majoring in Physics, especially the Astronomy track.
Administrator: Dean of the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Cosentino Memorial Endowed Scholarship
In memory of Juliann Cosentino and Gloria Cosentino, sisters and music school graduates from the 1950's, this fund benefits students enrolled in the Mary Pappert School of Music.
Administrator: Dean of the Mary Pappert School of Music

Samuel A. Costanzo Endowed Scholarship
Created by Samuel and Barbara Costanzo, this scholarship is awarded to a non-scholarship student-athlete who is a senior; has demonstrated need or merit and a commitment to the University; and is majoring in Political Science, English or Communications.
Administrator: Executive Vice President of Student Life

Charles Cubelic Endowed Scholarship
Established by Carol C. Cubelic in memory of Charles R. Cubelic, this fund is awarded to Tamburitzan students.
Administrator: Managing Director of Duquesne University Tamburitzans

Samuel W. Curtis Scholarship Fund
Created by Samuel W. Curtis, this scholarship is awarded to professional phase Pharmacy students based on need and a demonstrated interest in independent pharmacy practice.
Administrator: Dean of the Mylan School of Pharmacy