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Endowed Scholarships

American Pharmaceutical Association Scholarship
In April 1951, the American Pharmacists Association established the "American Pharmacists Association - Purdue University Student Branch Scholarship."

Robert C. Anderson Family Scholarship
This endowment was established November 1993 with a gift from Robert C. (BS'31, HDR'53) and Charlotte P. Anderson.

Charles R. and Patricia M. Baker Pharmacy Scholarship
Mary B. Baker established this endowment in honor of her parents. The scholarships generated from this endowment will be used for students who are not residents of the State of Indiana and who are in their third professional year, pursuing the Doctor of Pharmacy degree in the College of Pharmacy.

Gil and Gwen Banker Pharmacy Scholarship
In September of 2003, this endowment was established by Dr. Gilbert S. and Gwenivere M. Banker.

Donald and Susan Barrick Pharmacy Scholarship
This endowment was established in 2005.

Joanne R. Barrick Pharmacy Scholarship
This scholarship was established in April of 2010 by Joanne R. Barrick. The Joanne R. Barrick Scholarship provides merit-based scholarships for students pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences degree and/or for professional program students in the school. Recipients must be domestic students as defined by the University and from a rural background as determined by the College.

Orville and Audrey Barrick Memorial Scholarship
This endowment was created in November 2012 by Joanne Barrick to honor her parents. Income from the endowment will be used to provide scholarship assistance to in-state students enrolled in the College of Pharmacy.

Dr. Donald L. Beeler Memorial Scholarship
This endowment was established in September 2004 by the family and friends of Dr. Donald L. Beeler (BS 1964).

The Patrick F. Belcastro Scholarship
This endowment was established in 2008 by Mary B. Baker and other donors in honor of Dr. Belcastro's service to Purdue University and the College of Pharmacy for over half a century. It recognizes Dr. Belcastro's dedication to his students and the profession of pharmacy which has positively influenced the practices of thousands of pharmacists in the State of Indiana and the world, and in turn has influenced the care of hundreds of thousands of patients.

The Billeter Family Scholarship
This endowment was established March 1996 with a gift from Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Billeter, Sr. (BS'55) and added to by Marianne Billeter (BS'86, PharmD'87).

Dr. Jerome W. Blank Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2002 by Dr. Michael D. McCord and others, this endowment honors the life and career of Dr. Jerome W. Blank, former Director of Continuing Education in the Department of Pharmacy Practice.

Ralph R. and Orleen G. Brame Scholarship
This endowment was established August 1990 through a gift received from Orleen G. Brame.

Barney and Ida Brayer Award
This endowment was established in January 2006 through the liquated estate of Edith Brayer (BS 1952).

Robert A. Brown Endowment
This endowment was established in April 2002 by the estate of Irene T. Brown. Income shall be used to support the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Bryant Family Endowment
This endowment was established in April 2009 by Henry U. Bryant and Sherrill Lynn Bryant.

Angelo and Jeannine Carnaghi Scholarship in Industrial Pharmacy
This endowment was established August 1993 with a gift from Angelo and Jeannine Carnaghi.

Helen K. Carney Scholarship
This endowment was established August 1988 through a bequest from Helen K. Carney (BS'51). Its income provides scholarships for students in the College of Pharmacy.

Robert K. Chalmers Pharmacy Scholarship
The Robert K. Chalmers Pharmacy Scholarship was established in memory of Robert K. Chalmers (MS'60, PhD'62) on November 5, 2000, by his wife Elizabeth F. Chalmers (BS'60), family, alumni, and friends. Professor Chalmers touched the lives of many students during his 39 years of service at Purdue as Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Head of the Pharmacy Practice Department, and Associate Dean in the School of Pharmacy.

Bruce & Virginia Chaney Memorial Scholarship Endowment
This endowment was established in September 2010 by Virginia R. Chaney in honor and memory of her husband, Bruce Chaney.

JeanAnne D. and James B. Chaney Scholarship in Pharmacy
This endowment was established in June of 2003 by JeanAnne and James B. Chaney.

Jim and JeanAnne Chaney Pharmacy Student Support Endowment
This endowment was established in September 2006 by James B. Chaney and JeanAnne D. Chaney.

The Dr. James L. Chen Undergraduate Student Scholarship Fund
This fund was established in March 2001 with gifts by Betty Chen Ko, James N. Chen, and Thomas Y. Chen in memory of their father, James L. Chen, (Ph.D. 1947).

Class of 1988-89 Scholarship
Katie MacFarlane (BS'88, PharmD'89), a Distinguished Alumna of the School of Pharmacy, established this endowment on December 28, 2000, in memory of her classmates, friends, and colleagues.

Norman C. Christen Pharmacy Scholarship
This fund was established in December 2002 with a bequest from the Norman C. Christen Trust.

Thomas Cunningham Pharmacy Scholarship
This endowment was established April 1991 through gifts from various donors in memory of Thomas R. Cunningham.

Gustav E. Cwalina Pharmacy Scholarship
This endowment fund was established in July 2000 in memory of Professor Gustav E. Cwalina.

Miles J. Davis Family Scholarship
This fund was established in May 1999 with a gift from the Fort Wayne Community Foundation upon a recommendation of family members Lorraine Hook Davis, Philip R. Davis, and Miles B. Davis. Miles J. Davis (BS'48) owned and operated a community pharmacy in Fort Wayne, IN, for many years and was very active in his community and his profession.

Deardorff Family Scholarship Endowment
This endowment was established in January 2008 by Richard H. Deardorff (BS 1942), Ross A. Deardorff (BS 1955), and Frank W. Deardorff (BS 1957).

Eaton Entrepreneur Award and Scholarship Endowment
This endowment was established in November 2004 by Lyman D. Eaton II (BS 1974) and Joyce A. Eaton.

Dean H. Findley Pharmacy Scholarship
This endowment was established September 1995 with a gift from Dean H. Findley.

Class of 2006 Amanda Firnhaber Pharmacy Scholarship Endowment
This endowment was established in September 2006 by the College of Pharmacy Class of 2006 in honor of Amanda Lee Firnhaber, (BS 2008).

Fitch Family Fund for Industrial and Physical Pharmacy
Mark W. Fitch (BS 1972) and Kandy A. Fitch (BS 1972) established this endowment in January, 2002.

Charles and Madonna Dienhart Flemming Pharmacy Fund
This endowment was established May 1998 with a gift.

The Dale Fonner Sr. Pharmacy Endowment Fund
Dale E. Fonner, Sr. (BS'40) came from humble beginnings and worked his way through college with no outside financial assistance. He was very active professionally, having worked over 30 years in the pharmaceutical industry. He actively sought for employment highly skilled pharmacy graduates interested in industrial pharmacy. It's because of his financial hardships and his appreciation of the School that this fund was established in 1999 with a gift from Virginia L. Fonner in memory of her husband, Dale E. Fonner Sr. (B.S. Pharmacy 1940).

The Thomas G. and Beverly Starnes Gerding Scholarship
This endowment was established December 1992 with a gift from Thomas G. and Beverly Starnes Gerding.

Earl, Maurice, and Thelma Abel Goodnight Pharmacy Scholarship
M. Maurice Goodnight established this endowment in April 1983 through the revision of a 1966 trust agreement with the Foundation.

The Ken and Betty Heimlich Scholarship in Pharmaceutical Sciences
This endowment was established June 1994 with gifts from Dr. Kenneth R. and Betty Heimlich.

The R. Patrick Hill Memorial Pharmacy Scholarship
Candice J. Hill, Steven L. Nail and Lisa W. Nail, established this endowment in memory of R. Patrick Hill in May, 2005.

The "Bud" Hook Scholarship presented by Hook's Apothecary
This endowment was established in February 2008 by John E. Voliva and Tara L. Voliva in honor and memory of John's grandfather, August "Bud" Hook. Income shall be used to support merit-based scholarships for students pursuing a Doctor of Pharmacy degree in the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (now known as the College of Pharmacy). Recipients must be members of a recognized school student organization and preference will be given to students who have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5/4.0 or below. Additional preference will be given to students interested in community pharmacy and who hold leadership positions in student organizations.

Lillian P. Johns Scholarship
This endowment was established December 1973.

Charles B. Jordan Memorial Scholarship
This fund was established in December 1956 with a gift to Purdue Alumni Foundation from Dr. and Mrs. Frederick J. Stock with many additional gifts from the Stock family over the years.

Kehrer Family Scholarship Endowment
This endowment was established in November 2004 by the Paul Kehrer Family Foundation.

Ernest Korosi Scholarship Endowment
This endowment was established in 2008 through the estate of Ernest F. Korosi (BS 1953).

Jim Krahulec Pharmacy Scholarship Endowment
This endowment was established in March 2008 by Marianne Krahulec and others in honor and memory of James E. Krahulec (BS 1969).

Robert and Nancy Lipper Pharmacy Scholarship
This fund was established in December 2004.

Laura M. Lohman Scholarship
This fund was established in May 1980 through the bequest of Laura M. Lohman, who for many years was secretary of the Board of Directors of Lafayette Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Mary M. Losey Scholarship
Mary M. Losey (BS'60, MS'66) established this endowment upon her retirement in Summer 1999. Professor Losey served the School of Pharmacy for 33 years as professor for pharmacy practice, counselor for student services, and director of student services.

James Russell Maier Memorial Scholarship in Pharmacy Endowment
This endowment was established in November 2008 by JeanAnne Darr Chaney (BS 1961) and James B. Chaney in memory of James Russell Maier.

Lynn Mathews Memorial Scholarship
This endowment was established in January 1993 in memory of Lynn Mathews Krause (BS 1983, PharmD 1984).

Chelsea Eugene McCoy Memorial Scholarship Endowment
This endowment was established in 2004 by Jack (BS 1963) and Barbara McCoy in memory of Chelsea Eugene McCoy (PhC 1932).

Raymond A. McCullough Pharmacy Scholarship
This fund was established in February of 2000 by Raymond A. McCullough, a pharmacist who owned and operated a community pharmacy in Gallatin, Tennessee, where he took personal pride in meeting the heath care needs of his loyal patients over the years. Mr. McCullough's daughter, Camilla Lawson, is currently manager of Purdue's Continuing Education Learning Center. His grandson is Dr. Jay K. Lawson.

McMains Leadership Scholarship Endowment
This endowment was established in September 2006 by Michael B. (BS 1981) and Cheryl M. McMains.

Carl and Frances Owen Lifeline Scholarship Endowment
This endowment was established in January 2007 in honor of Carl and Frances Owen.

The Dr. Charles J. Paget Graduate Student Award in Medicinal Chemistry
Charles J. Paget (MS'61, PhD'64), a Distinguished Alumnus of the School of Pharmacy, and Barbara L. Paget (MS'61, School of Science) established this endowment on April 4, 2000.

Pharmacy Alumni Scholarship - In Memory of Frank Murphy
In December 1999, the members of the Pharmacy Class of 1995 established the Pharmacy Alumni Scholarship Fund as part of their class campaign, "Continuing the Tradition of Excellence," the purpose of the scholarship being to show appreciation for their Purdue education and to establish a lasting and ongoing way to help pharmacy students.

Pharmacy Distinguished Alumni Endowment
This endowment was established in November 2004 by Thomas G. Gerding (BS 1952, MS 1954, PhD 1960), Charles V. Flemming (BS 1957, HDR 1994), , and others.

Pierle Family Charitable Foundation Scholarship
This fund was established in June, 2004, by Michael A. and Sally J. Pierle.

Robert G. Railing Memorial Scholarship
In honor of the late Mr. Robert G. Railing, his wife, Kelly, and family and friends have established the Robert G. Railing Memorial Scholarship, ensuring that Bob's name and his efforts to further education will be forever remembered at Purdue.

E. S. and Edith L. Retter - Scholarships
This fund was established in November 1967 with a gift from Mr. Earl S. Retter.

Lawrence J. Sage Endowment
This endowment was established in August 2007 by Terry M. Cole (BS 1963, MS 1964) in honor of Lawrence J. Sage.

Stanley M. Shaw Fund in Nuclear Pharmacy
Upon the occasion of his retirement, the Stanley M. Shaw Fund in Nuclear Pharmacy was established by Gregory Hiatt, George Hinkle, Lisa Koss, Stephen Piepenbrink, Kara Duncan Weatherman and family and friends of Dr. Shaw for annual scholarships.

The Glen J. Sperandio Pharmacy Scholarship
This fund was established in May 1999 with gifts by Glen Knotts, and the family, friends, colleagues, and former students of Professor Sperandio.

Dr. Varro 'Tip' Tyler Scholarship
Dr. Varro 'Tip' Tyler was Dean of the College of Pharmacy from 1966 - 1986. He then served as Purdue's Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. In 1991 Dr. Tyler returned to the College of Pharmacy as an emeritus faculty member. In his memory, his wife, Ginny, has established Dr. Varro 'Tip' Tyler Scholarship.

Fred E. Waugh Alumni Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established in October 1988.

The Walter L Wuggatzer Memorial Fellowship in Pharmacy
This endowment was established in February 1995 with a gift from Gerda Albert, in memory of her brother, Walter L. Wuggatzer.

The J. Richard and Patricia R. Zapapas Scholarship
This endowment was established August 1993 with a gift from J. Richard and Patricia R. Zapapas.

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