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University Foundation

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.

A Board of Directors oversees the work of The Southeast Missouri University Foundation. Membership includes many Southeast alumni, regional business leaders, and supporters of the University. Each year, new members are elected to this dedicated group of volunteers.

Foundation News

    Veterans Plaza Memorial Scholarship Established at Southeast

    The Veterans Plaza Memorial Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. The scholarship was made possible due to generous donations and from the purchase of the commemorative engraved bricks at Southeast’s Veterans Plaza honoring the military service of Southeast alumni, friends, family members and others. The renewable scholarship will be awarded to [...]


    Robert Dawson Memorial Basketball Scholarship Established at Southeast

    The Robert Dawson Memorial Basketball Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. The scholarship was established by John Piatchek, a 1969 Southeast graduate and his wife Diana, in honor of their lifelong friend. The recipient of the scholarship will be a men’s basketball student athlete with a minimum 2.0 grade point average. [...]


    Southeast Advancement Celebrates Successful Year

    The Advancement Division at Southeast Missouri State University is sharing a list of successes and achievements as it closes the book on their FY2021 (FY21) activities. Trudy Lee, vice president for University Advancement and executive director of the University Foundation, recently provided an update to the University’s President and Board of Regents on activities and [...]


    Steven C. Curtis Endowed Vocal Music Education Scholarship Established at Southeast

    The Steven C. Curtis Endowed Vocal Music Education Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. Dr. Steven C. and Mrs. Janet L. Curtis made a gift to establish the scholarship. The recipient of the scholarship will be selected by the Department of Music Scholarship Committee. The recipient will be a full-time Southeast [...]


Contact

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foundation@semo.edu
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Southeast Missouri University Foundation
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701