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.
The Cento/Duecento Italian Campus Endowment Fund
Created by many generous donors, this fund supports educational initiatives pursued at the Italian Campus. Administrator: Executive Director of International Programs.
Mark Ciccone & Eileen Ciccone Academic Enhancement Endowment for the Italian Campus
Created by Mark and Eileen Ciccone, this fund supports academic needs of the Italian Campus, including the library, classroom facilities, and other general academic needs. Administrator: Executive Director of International Programs.
Craig G. Cochenour Endowed Pharmacy Student Resource Fund
Created by Craig G. Cochenour, R. Ph., Esq., this fund benefits any student in the School of Pharmacy in the professional phase who meets the merit requirements with the payment of ancillary educational expenses. Administrator: Dean of the School of Pharmacy.
Albert and Ambrosina Colecchia Endowed Fund for the Gumberg Library
Created by Dr. Francesca Colecchia and family, this fund is used to purchase books for the Gumberg Library. Administrator: University Librarian.
John J. Connelly Endowed Fund for Minority Student Resources
Created by Elizabeth and John Surma, this fund provides minority students with financial support to defray ancillary educational expenses. Administrator: Vice President for Student Life.
Kathleen & John J. Connelly Quasi Endowed Music School Fund
Created by John and Kathy Connelly, this fund supports the current operations of the Mary Pappert School of Music. Administrator: Dean of the Mary Pappert School of Music.
Sara Corey Award
Created by Angelo R. Furgiuele, Ph.D., this fund is awarded to a graduating student of the School of Pharmacy, determined by vote of the senior class. Administrator: Dean of the School of Pharmacy.
John Vincent Crable Endowment
Established by the Estate of John V. Crable, this fund supports the Department of Chemistry. Administrator: Chair of the Department of Chemistry.
Helen & Harry Cromie Endowment Fund
Created by Harry Cromie, this fund is designed to subsidize an annual publication of outstanding freshmen writing to promote and encourage the development of writing skills. Administrator: Chair of the Department of English.