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.
Ronald R. Davenport Endowed Fund
Created by Nicholas Cafardi and Kellen McClendon, this fund provides tuition and other assistance to African-American law students who exemplify the commitment that Ronald Davenport demonstrated throughout his life to opportunity, diversity, and inclusion. Administrator: Dean of the School of Law.
DeNardo Fund for Excellence in Law
Created by Joseph W. DeNardo, this fund supports the academic programs within the School of Law. Administrator: Dean of the School of Law.
DeNardo Fund for Excellence in Math
Created by Joseph W. DeNardo, this fund supports the academic programs within the Mathematics department. Administrator: Chair of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science.
Dr. John S. Doctor Memorial Prize for Scientific Leadership Endowment
Created by the Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering Initiative, Inc., this fund is awarded to a student whose work has advanced tissue engineering and/or regenerative medicine. Administrator: Dean of the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences.
Donahue Family Endowed Chair in Investment Management
Created by the John F. Donahue family, this fund is used to help further the national reputation of Duquesne's investment management and finance programs. Administrator: Dean of the A.J. Palumbo School of Business.
John F. Donahue Graduate School of Business Endowed Fund
Created by John F. Donahue, this fund is an academic division endowment. Administrator: Dean of the Donahue Graduate School of Business.
Richard Duncan Memorial Student Resource Fund
Created by many generous donors, this fund supports the educational expenses of students in the Counselor Education Program within the School of Education. Administrator: Program Director of the Counselor Education Program, School of Education.