Articles tagged “Corporate & Foundation Giving”
As you may have heard, MSU raised a record $271.9 million during our last fiscal year, breaking previous records set in 2014 and 2015. This is all due in part to your support of the the Empower Extraordinary capital campaign efforts.
The Joe D. Pentecost Foundation supports several scholarships for students in the greater Lansing area, including awards for students who transfer from Lansing Community College to continue their studies at Michigan State University.
MSU junior Hailee Ridge has discovered a passion for community through the support of an MSUFCU scholarship.
Year-end donor updates from the University Scholarships & Fellowships Advancement Office should be available in December.
David M. Walton is the recipient of the Ruth Simms Hamilton Graduate Merit Fellowship, made possible through a generous donation from TIAA-CREF in honor of the late Dr. Ruth Simms-Hamilton.
The NIFS has been busy this winter. They assist students with nationally competitive scholarship applications. Several MSU students have been nominated and/or named as finalists so far this semester.
We were able to get a tour of Spartan Innovations and learn about this program that brings Spartan-generated ideas to fruition.
A team of MSU students has been invited to participate in the final round of the Collegiate Digital Media Entrepreneurship Tournament at the South By Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Conference in March.
Mildred B. Erickson was a committed advocate for encouraging older women to commence or resume interrupted education at MSU.
Current and former recipients of the STARR Charitable Foundation Scholarship created the Jack Shingleton Scholarship in tribute to the man who helped anonymous donors establish and manage the fund.
The Forest Akers Trust established a $1 million endowment to fund MSU student business plans. The endowment supplements a $600,000 endowment established last year by the Rollin M. Gerstacker Foundation in support of student entrepreneurship.
A scholarship assists students from Michigan's Upper Peninsula to attend MSU.