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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, 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

Aug - 2019

Name

Membership

Term, if applicable

Vacant

Vice President for Institutional Advancement (Chair)

N/A

Dechant, Margaret

Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

N/A

Canales, JoAnn

Dean of Graduate Studies

N/A

Johnson, Andrew

College of Business Faculty Representative

Aug - 2019

Sherman, Scott

College of Business Faculty Representative

Aug - 2019

Gonzales, Elsa

College of Education & Human Development Faculty Representative

 Aug - 2019

Davis, Liana

College of Education & Human Development Faculty Representative

Aug - 2018

Petican, Laura

College of Liberal Arts Faculty Representative

Aug - 2020

Nelson, Kaitlin

College of Liberal Arts Faculty Representative

Aug - 2020

Miller, Cathy

College of Nursing & Health Sciences Faculty Representative

Aug - 2019 

Stokes, Sandy

College of Nursing & Health Sciences Faculty Representative

Aug - 2019

Portnoy, David

College of Science & Engineering Faculty Representative

 Aug - 2019

Starek, Michael

College of Science & Engineering Faculty Representative

Aug - 2020

Martinez, Laura

Mary and Jeff Bell Library Representative

Aug - 2018

LTC Johnson, Curtis

Military Science Program Representative

Aug - 2019


Last Updated: 06/01/2017