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Scholarship Committee

Purpose or Function: The Scholarship Committee oversees the process for awarding academic and fine arts scholarships at the University, including those awarded on the college, departmental, or program level. The committee develops and implements guidelines for the awarding of scholarships, conducts evaluations to facilitate the development of guidelines, reviews and evaluates academic and fine arts scholarships that are administered by the University and, if necessary, modifies them; selects the recipients of certain university-level academic scholarships; and hears appeals concerning the withdrawal of scholarships.

Membership:  Two members from each college and a representative from the Library recommended by the Faculty Senate in consultation with the colleges will serve staggered three-year terms and be eligible for reappointment. Also serving are three representatives from Institutional Advancement; representatives from Financial Affairs, Student Engagement & Success, Enrollment Services and Admissions and Records; the Dean of Graduate Studies (or designee), a representative of the Military Science Program, and a representative of Intercollegiate Athletics. Representatives of the Office of Student Financial Assistance serve in a non-voting, ex-officio capacity.   

Chair: Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Responsible University OfficialVice President for Institutional Advancement

Name

Membership

Term

Nodarse Barrera, Jaime (Acting)

Vice President for Institutional Advancement (Chair)

N/A

Albrecht, Don

Vice President for Student Engagement & Success

N/A

Benoit, Andy

Vice President for Enrollment Management

N/A

McCaleb, Karen

Dean of Graduate Studies

N/A

Johnson, Andrew

College of Business Faculty Representative

May - 2019

Sherman, Scott

College of Business Faculty Representative

May - 2019

Griffith, Sandy Ann

College of Education & Human Development Faculty Representative

May - 2019

Aguilar, Israel

College of Education & Human Development Faculty Representative

May - 2020

Petican, Laura

College of Liberal Arts Faculty Representative

May - 2020

Nelson, Kaitlin

College of Liberal Arts Faculty Representative

May - 2020

Miller, Cathy

College of Nursing & Health Sciences Faculty Representative

May - 2019 

Stokes, Sandy

College of Nursing & Health Sciences Faculty Representative

May - 2019

Portnoy, David

College of Science & Engineering Faculty Representative

May - 2019

Withers, Kim

College of Science & Engineering Faculty Representative

May - 2020

Martinez, Laura

Mary and Jeff Bell Library Representative

May - 2021

LTC Coberly, Jeffrey

Military Science Program Representative

May - 2019


Last Updated: 10/10/2019