A gift to an endowment fund is a gift to SDSU’s future. Endowment funds are an ongoing source of sustained, long-term funding for student success in perpetuity that represent a stable source of income. Each gift to PSFA’s endowment continues to provide support for dedicated and hard-working San Diego State students.

The generosity of alumni, parents, community partners, and friends are essential to the University’s ability to provide extraordinary educational experiences. Below is a list of endowed funds in the College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts with a market value of $50,000 and over. Thank you for your support!

School of Art + Design

    Isabel Kraft Endowment
    Robert D. Wallace History of Art Endowed Scholarship
    Windgate Fine Arts Student Scholarship Endowment
    Dean’s Endowment for the Arts
    Wendy Maruyama Endowment for the Furniture Design and Woodworking Program Fund

School of Communication

    Forensics Endowment
    School of Communication Endowment
    Paul Gaske Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Forensics
    Thomas P. Newton Endowed Scholarship

College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts

    Dean’s Endowment
    Dr. Sanford I. Berman Institute for Effective Communication & General Semantics Foundation
    Special Internships in the Arts Endowed Scholarship

The School of Hospitality and Tourism Management

    Brinker Executive in Residence Endowed Fund
    Patti Roscoe Hospitality and Tourism Management Endowed Scholarship
    Hospitality and Tourism Management Endowment
    Conrad Hilton Distinguished Lectureship in Hospitality and Tourism Management Endowment
    US Bank Scholarship Endowment
    Norman Brinker Executive in Residence Endowment
    California Restaurant Association Endowed Professorship
    Brown Family Hotel Executive in Residence Endowment
    Sycuan Institute on Tribal Gaming Endowment
    Bartell Family Visiting Lectureship Endowment
    Conrad Hilton Volunteer and Mentorship Center Endowment
    J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation Student Center for Professional Development Endowment
    William Sample & Fern Sample Stanford Memorial Endowment
    Director’s Endowment in Hospitality and Tourism Management
    Lall Family Endowed Scholarship

The School of Journalism and Media Studies

    Arthur & Mildred Wimer Endowed Scholarship
    Center Lectureship Endowment
    Carleton-Hunt Endowed Internship Fund
    Scott Allison Endowment
    Glen M. Broom Center for Professional Development in Public Relations Endowment

The School of Music and Dance

    Paul Stauffer Endowed Scholarship
    Joseph W. Johnson Scholarship Endowment
    Christine Springston Endowment
    Dale and Betty Worm Endowment
    Helen Pratt Kurz Endowment
    Diana Nadel Endowment for the Community Council for Music in the Schools
    Edith Vogl Garrett Scholarship Endowment
    Eugene and Barbara Bowman Endowment Fund and Scholarship
    Frank McCarty Endowed Scholarship in Music Composition
    Bessie Purdy Endowment
    Lieber/Flower Endowment
    Norman and Marydale Dessel Charitable Remainder Unitrust

The School of Public Affairs

    John Fowler Memorial Scholarship Endowment
    Marco G. Walshok Graduate Endowed Scholarship in Public Affairs
    Donald B. Leiffer Endowment
    Gregory J. Smith Scholarship Endowment
    Ken Perry Scholarship Endowment
    Bob Wilson Lecturer Endowment

The School of Theatre, Television, and Film

    Ages of Drama-Live Endowment
    The Mary Ellen Trainor Zemeckis Student Enrichment Program in Theatre, Television, Film, and Journalism
    Darlene and Donald Shiley Endowment for Student Excellence in Musical Theatre
    Brita C. Davis and Richard R. Davis Musical Theatre Endowed Scholarship
    Master of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre Endowed Professorship
    Deborah M. Dexter Endowed Scholarship in Musical Theatre
    Clarence and Catherine Stephenson Musical Theatre Endowed Scholarship
    Don Powell Endowed Chair in Scenic Design
    Don Powell Endowment
    Marion Ross Scholarship Endowment

For more information, please contact:

    Mary Darling
    Senior Director of Development
    College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts
    San Diego State University
    5500 Campanile Drive
    San Diego, CA 92182
    Natasha Bliss
    Associate Director of Development
    College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts
    San Diego State University
    5500 Campanile Drive
    San Diego, CA 92182