The University Foundation, since its inception in 1983, has furthered the causes and
mission of Southeast Missouri State University. The Foundation obtains and manages
resources that allow the University to enhance the quality and extend the range of
services provided to its students and the region.
The Foundation recognizes special opportunities for the University, and undertakes
and supports fundraising activities that provide resources to enable the University
to capitalize on these opportunities. The Foundation recognizes donors and provides
strength for the continually improving growth, visibility, and excellence of the University.
The Alpha Xi Delta Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. Lisa Grimes of St. Louis, Missouri, made a generous gift to establish the scholarship. Her Alpha Xi Delta alumni sisters joined her in the effort with additional donations, making the total eligible for a $3,400 match from the Foundation as part […]
The Mildred Hendrick Wallace Endowed Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. The scholarship was established by Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Hendrick of Plano, Texas, who made a $20,000 gift to establish the award. The scholarship honors the late Mildred Hendrick Wallace, a Naylor, Missouri native who spent the majority of […]
The Neal E. Boyd Endowed Scholarship in Performing Arts has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. The fund was established by Boyd and two fraternity brothers. The scholarship is awarded to a student enrolled at Southeast Missouri State University majoring in performing arts with a minimum 3.0 grade point average. The recipient of […]
The Dr. Rickert R. Althaus Endowed Scholarship in Political Science has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. The scholarship was established by Dr. Rickert R. Althaus, professor of political science at Southeast, and Dr. Brenda Johnson, emerita professor of nursing at Southeast, who made a generous gift to establish the award. The renewable […]