Other Endowed Funds

The following is a list of endowed funds, other than scholarships, which provide important, perpetual resources for a rich variety of ongoing programs such as funds for the benefit of academic and co-curricular programs and support for distinguished and dedicated faculty members through professorships, as well as experiential learning opportunities for our students. The college is deeply grateful to the donors who have established these funds with gifts to Cornell's endowment.



through the Greater > Than Campaign (7/1/2015 - present)

Fiscal Year 2020

The Albers-Alexander LGBTQ Trust Endowed Fund
Bruce ’71 and Sharon ’72 Clement Endowed Experiential Learning Fund
Belinda Keever ’80 Volleyball Endowment
Peter McCormick ’65 Cultural Diversity Endowment
Jane Welgos Sidwell ’69 and Lloyd H. Sidwell Mental Well-Being Endowment

Fiscal Year 2019

Susan Boehm Schimmel ’66 Study in France Endowed Fund
Tom and Betsy Beers Shillinglaw Endowed Tree Fund

Fiscal Year 2018

Douglas Cameron ’70 and Virginia Shannon Cameron ’71 Endowed Fund
Jerry W. Clark Football Endowment Fund
LaFollette-Sitterly Geology Endowed Fund
Rena Pulcini & Dominic Cincione Off-Campus Study Endowment
Priscilla Russell Experiential Learning Endowment Fund
Roger Stewart ’53 & Jennie Prichard Stewart ’54 Endowed Fund

Fiscal Year 2017

The Robert Bunting Experiential Learning Endowed Fund
Rogers-Gillette Student-Faculty Endowed Research Fund

Fiscal Year 2016

Dr. Richard B. Caple ’53 Endowed Fund for Faculty Development
Dr. Lois Gehring Experiential Learning Endowment Fund
Michael Schneider ’52 Endowed Geological Field Experiences Fund
Thomas A. Sears ’56 Endowed Fund for Student Achievement
Virginia Soper Smith ’73 Endowment for the Center for Law & Society
The Stark Endowed Fellowship
Georgia A. Yanicke ’67 Endowed Fund for International Education Studies


Professor Craig Allin Endowment for The Center for Law and Society
Anderson Science Lectureship
Beta Omicron Distinguished Alumni Visitors Program
Karin L. Bostrom Fellows Program in Art
James Brown ’68 and Gretchen Brown Endowed Fund
Eubanks-Carstensen Faculty Development Fund
Class of 1955 Off-Campus Study Endowment Fund
Class of 1964 Endowed Fund for Off-Campus Study
The Connell Family International Off-Campus Study Endowment Fund
Delta Phi Rho Centennial Endowment Fund (Delt Lecture)
William and Ruth Deskin Endowed Chair in Chemistry
The Deskin Fund
Gaarde-Morton Junior Faculty Award Fund
Hendriks Geology Student Research Fund
Thomas L. Jarom Endowed Fund for the Cornell LEADS Program
L. Lois and Truman A. Jordan Endowed Chaplain Fund
Eric C. Kollman Memorial Lectureship
Catherine Levy Off-Campus Study Fund
Emil and Rosa Massier Faculty Development Fund for the Social Sciences
Campbell McConnell Faculty Travel Fund
Campbell McConnell Sabbatical Fund
Gary L. Menges Study Abroad Endowment Fund
Meyer Strength Training Center Endowed Fund   
Rebecca Joe Wearin Pulk Faculty Research Endowed Fund
Etta H. Rasmussen Faculty Fellowship Fund
Jerry and Carole Ringer Distinguished Professorship
Dr. Ric Sanderson ’52 Endowment for Student Professional Development in Theatre
Sherman and Vera Shaffer Endowed Chair of Chemistry
David Shillinglaw Endowed Library Fund
Richard P. Small and Norma Small Distinguished Professorship
Small-Thomas Lecture Fund
Rev. Donald E. Struchen Endowed Fund
Richard H. Thomas History Scholar Endowment for Off-Campus Research
The Mark E. Weston ’74 and Kay M. Weston Endowed Fund for Advanced Studies in the Department of Education
Richard and Marlene Williams Lecture Fund

Updated 10/22/2020