Spartans Honor Daughters with Named Endowments

Graduating students. Courtesy: MSU Communications and Brand Strategy

Roger (’78, Business, Accounting) and Kim Pitzer honored their two daughters (recent MSU alumnae) by establishing endowed scholarships in each daughter’s name. The scholarships benefit student athletes and students with financial need.

ASMSU Endowments Champion Freshmen and Student Leaders

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The Associated Students of MSU (ASMSU) organization created two new endowment funds for student support.

Spartan Scholarship Challenge: A Match for Students and Donors

Beaumont Tower viewed from the air. Courtesy: MSU Communications and Brand Strategy.

Students have begun to benefit from new awards created as part of the Spartan Scholarship Challenge campaign.

Krohn Clark's Spartan Scholarship: Help That Lasts

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Juno-Ann Krohn Clarke (’56, Human Ecology) established a Spartan Scholarship Challenge endowment in support of students at MSU.

Ferris Gifts Honor Legacy of MSU Passions

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Jake and Maxine Ferris created two Spartan Scholarship Challenge endowments to support students at MSU.

Stepping Up to the Spartan Scholarship Challenge

Students under trees on campus

MSU staff, friends and alumni join the call for increased financial support of MSU students.

New Scholarships Created with Spartan Scholarship Challenge

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An update on the Spartan Scholarship Challenge program, as of April 2010.

Scholarships Created to Honor Former Roommates

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James Billman (’69, Natural Science / Honors College) created scholarships in honor of his former dorm roommates.

Spartan Scholarship Challenge: Jeremy Blaney

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This video features student Jeremy Blaney talking about the importance of financial aid for students.

The Spartan Scholarship Challenge: Making Opportunity Accessible

Beaumont Tower viewed from the air

An anonymous gift is making the Spartan Scholarship Challenge match program possible for newly created endowments.

Spartan Scholarship Challenge: Jazmen Moore

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This video features Jazmen Moore speaking about how scholarships have helped her to pursue a degree at Michigan State University.

Spartan Scholarship Challenge: Rashelle Thompson

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A Spartan can change the world by age 40. Especially if you change theirs at age 18.