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Endowment Title:  Ann Anderson Scholarship Fund
Donor Name:  Dr. Cary W. Cooper and Dr. David W. Niesel

PurposeThe Ann Anderson Scholarship Fund is established in recognition and appreciation of the years of dedicated service by Ms. Anderson to the GSBS and to UTMB.  Funds distributed from the endowment shall be used to award scholarships to support deserving pre-doctoral students who are in good academic standing and enrolled in any program in the GSBS.  Recipients shall be selected by a faculty committee appointed by the Dean of the GSBS based on full membership in the GSBS.  Students receiving the Ann Anderson Scholarship may include the scholarship award on their curriculum vitae or resume.


Endowment Title:  Arthur and Dorothy Barrett Scholarship
Donor Name:  Dr. Alan D. Barrett

Purpose:  To award scholarships that support a graduate student based on research merit, and not academic course grades, in the area of virology


Endowment Title:  Robert Bennett Scholarship
Donor Name:  Mary and J. Palmer Saunders

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support for students in the Graduate School.


Endowment Title:   Biochemistry Student Organization Scholarship
Donor Name:  Mary and J. Palmer Saunders

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support for students in the Graduate School.


Endowment Title:  Mariann Blum, Ph.D. Endowed Scholarship
Donor Name:  James L. Roberts, Ph.D.

Purpose:  To award scholarships each year for outstanding students in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Endowment Title:  Dennis William Bowman Scholarship in Biomedical Research
Donor Name:  Mary Moody Northern Endowment and Various Donors

Purpose:  To be awarded annually to an outstanding graduate student in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Endowment Title:  Zelda Zinn Casper Scholars Endowment
Donor Name:  Zinn Family and Zelda Zinn Casper Foundation

Purpose:  To encourage accomplishments in biomedical research by providing a student in the GSBS with a living stipend and a small travel award during his/her second year of study.  Specific program guidelines on file as defined by Zelda Zinn Casper Foundation.


Endowment Title:   Cary and Kay Cooper Scholarship Fund
Donor Name:  Dr. Cary Cooper and Kay Cooper

Purpose:  Funds shall be used to provide scholarship support to students enrolled in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Endowment Title:   Elferink Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Donor Name: Lisa A. Elferink, PhD and Cornelis J. Elferink, PhD

Purpose:  To award an annual scholarship to a PhD student who has entered candidacy and is continuing his/her graduate education, and who has demonstrated academic excellence.


Endowment Title:  Zhou-Geng Endowment Fund
Donor Name:  Wenjing Zhou, M.D., Ph.D. and Peiqin Geng, M.D.

Purpose:  To provide the Zhou Sisters Great Expectations Scholarship to support students in any of the following graduate programs: Preventive Medicine and Community Health, Microbiology and Immunology, Pharmacology and Toxicology and Experimental Pathology.


Endowment Title:  Ann and John Hamilton Endowed Scholarship
Donor Name:  Mr. and Mrs. John L. (Ann) Hamilton

Purpose:  To award scholarships to students continuing their medical education who have demonstrated academic excellence.


Endowment Title:  Robert Harrison, M.D., Memorial M.D./Ph.D. Endowment
Donor Name:  The Junior Faculty Association and Institutional Funds

Purpose:  Scholarship support to M.D./Ph.D. students enrolled in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences with outstanding academic performance and credentials, superior medical aptitude and plans for a career in academic medicine, and demonstrated leadership among peers.


Endowment Title:  James A. Hokanson, Ph.D. Endowed Scholarship
Donor Name:  Various Donors

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support to students engaged in population health or public health research in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Endowment Title:  Irma Mendoza Scholarship Fund
Donor Name:  Anonymous & friends and family

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences in recognition of outstanding academic achievement and service to the graduate program of biochemistry and molecular biology or biophysical, structural or computational biology. 


Endowment Title:  Michael Techeeni Scott Endowed Scholarship
Donor Name:  Tacheeni and Deborah Scott

Purpose:  To award scholarships each year for outstanding students in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Endowment Title:  The Don W. Micks Scholarship in Preventive Medicine and Community Health
Donor Name:  Dr. and Mrs. Don W. Micks

Purpose:  To sustain an annual scholarship for students enrolled in the graduate program of the Department of PM&CH .


Endowment Title:  Bohdan Nechay Endowment
Donor Name:  Peter Nechay, M.D.

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support for students in the Graduate School.


Endowment Title:  Sharon Nelson, PhD and Odd Steinsland, PhD Endowed Scholarship.
Donor Name:  Odd Steinsland and Sharon Nelson Steinsland

Purpose:  To recognize outstanding students enrolled in the Pharmacology and Toxicology graduate program


Endowment Title:  Janet and David Niesel Scholarship Endowment
Donor Name:  Dr. and Mrs. David W. Niesel

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support to students enrolled in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Endowment Title:  Leroy Olson, Ph.D. Endowed Scholarship
Donor Name:  Mrs. Donna D. Olson

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Endowment Title:  Ann R. and George T. Pappas Endowed Scholarship (dissolved)
Donor Name:  Mrs. Ann R. Pappas and Mr. George T. Pappas

Purpose:  Scholarship support.


Endowment Title:  Harold T. Sanders Endowed Fellowship in Vaccine Development
Donor Name:  J. Paul Sanders

Purpose:  To award a MD or PhD student to enhance the learning experience of a Fellow and to promote research and training in vaccine development or vaccine practice.


Endowment Title: The George Palmer Saunders II Memorial Graduate Student Scholarship  
Donor Name:  Jack Palmer Saunders, Ph.D. and Margaret Siebert S

Purpose:  To provide graduate scholarships for those in the Pharmacology Ph.D.  program at UTMB in honor of George Palmer Saunders, II.  Top quarter of the class, with demonstrated outstanding research capability.


Endowment Title:  Michael Tacheeni Scott Endowed Scholarship
Donor Name:  Techeeni and Deborah Scott

Purpose:  To award scholarships each year for outstanding students in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Endowment Title:  Shirley Patricia Parker Scholarship Endowment in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Donor Name:  The Estate of Marie S. Parker

Purpose:  To Provide financial aid for Oncology students in UTMB Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.  Students shall be selected on the basis of financial need.


Endowment Title:  Robert Shope Presidential Scholarship 
Donor Name:  Norbert Herzog, Ph.D. and Institutional Funds

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Endowment Title:  Stephen C. Silverthorne Memorial Scholarship Fund
Donor Name:  Various donors.  Colleagues, family and friends.

Purpose:  To support scholarship awards to one or more Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences students based on their perseverance and excellence in research.


Endowment Title:  Arthur V. Simmang Scholarship Fund

Purpose:  To provide academic scholarship awards to accepted degree seeking students who demonstrate financial need.


Endowment Title:  John Stanton Endowed Scholarship
Donor Name:  Institutional Funds

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support to students engaged in microbiological and/or immunological research in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Endowment Title:  Betty J. Williams Scholarship
Donor Name:  Betty J. Williams, Ph.D.

Purpose:  To provide a tuition scholarship for students in the Graduate School.  Selection should recognize an outstanding bench scientist, with special consideration for disadvantaged students.


Endowment Title:   Edith and Robert Zinn Presidential Scholarship
Donor Name:  Edith and Robert Zinn

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support to students enrolled in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

 

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