Category Archives: Scholarships

Campaign in Action: Endowed Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships

These examples are from among the broad range of endowed scholarships and graduate fellowships created through the campaign. View a complete list. Growing Scholarship Programs New academic scholarships include those offered by schools for students who express advance interest in

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SMU Reaches $1 Billion Campaign Goal Ahead of Schedule

Resources support students, academic quality and campus life On September 24 SMU announced that The Second Century Campaign had reached its $1 billion goal ahead of schedule, raising unprecedented funding for scholarships, academic positions and programs, facilities and other enhancements

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Bridwell Endowed MBA Scholarship Honors David Miller

The Bill Ware Memorial Endowed Centennial BBA Scholarship

Editorial: SMU’s fundraising drive and school diversity

Supporting student quality: Historic Dedman Law gift endows scholarships

Gifts to The Second Century Campaign are playing a central role in SMU’s successful efforts to attract top students to the Hilltop. Thanks to the generosity and farsightedness of donors, more than $160 million has been invested in SMU’s student

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Scholarship Funding Supports Increase in Student Quality

SMU’s increasing student quality helped drive the University’s recent rise in the U.S. News & World Report rankings of the best American universities. The average SAT scores of entering undergraduate students has risen by nearly 100 points, to 1244, during

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Endowments to Fund Faculty, Scholarships

In commemoration of SMU’s Second Century Celebration, donors will have a special opportunity to create endowed faculty positions and endowed scholarships with an immediate impact as well as an enduring legacy. The Board of Trustees has established new centennial endowments

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Schools’ Scholarship Programs Boost Recruitment

A new scholarship program model is helping to draw top students to the Hilltop. Scholarship programs offered by SMU’s schools and targeting students committed to specific disciplines have emerged as crucial components of SMU’s recruitment efforts in recent years. These

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Bequest Will Establish President’s Scholarship

The years that Abha Singh Divine ’89 spent as a President’s Scholar affected her life in a profound way. “I believe that experience was instrumental to how I developed as a person,” she says. “Many of the most important friendships

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