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THE CASE FOR INVESTMENT

Students in the College of Education and Human Services benefit from the generosity of donors who want to help them succeed. Following are a just a few ways you can make a difference. To discuss these and other opportunities to support students in education and human services, contact Paul Melzer, director of development, at 618/453-4268.

Increased Scholarships

  • Fund a one-time scholarship covering part or all of the cost of one undergraduate or graduate student’s education in the College of Education and Human Services at SIU. $6,250-$150,000 for five years
  • Endow an undergraduate scholarship providing full-tuition support for one student or partial funding for several. Starting at $200,000

Expanded Opportunities

  • Endow an experiential learning fund, helping cover students’ expenses while they take part in unpaid internships or research experiences. Starting at $100,000

Enchanced Facilities and Resources

  • Support renovations to Davies Hall, creating a new home to the departments of kinesiology and public health and recreation professions. Starting at $50,000
  • Support the purchase of state-of-the-art equipment for use in the kinesiology department’s laboratories. $300,000

Deeper Community Engagement

  • Make a gift to the Public School Partnerships Fund, supporting innovative collaborations with educators in districts across the region. Any amount