Giving Opportunities

Each year, thousands of Marquette alumni, friends, corporations and foundations support Marquette University and the College of Nursing. Annual, unrestricted gifts help the university meet its most pressing current needs. Restricted gifts to a specific endowed fund with College of Nursing can help you target your support to an area in which you have the most interest. Please consider a gift to one of the following options. 

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Nursing Alumni Scholarship

Funds from the Nursing Alumni Scholarship are used to recruit incoming freshman with scholarship awards.

Kathleen Powers Memorial Minority Scholarship

This scholarship fund supports minority students with demonstrated financial need.

Cecilia Borenitsch Nursing Scholarship

This undergraduate scholarship provides support for students with financial need.

Sim Center Fund

This fund ensures that the Simulation Center has and will continue to offer a transformational and cutting-edge nursing education.

Established by donors and friends of the college to honors former Dean Janet Wessel Krejci's vision and leadership, this scholarship supports students from diverse backgrounds who are enrolled in the College of Nursing.


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Victoria Arbella Wallace Immediate Impact Nursing Faculty Fund

This fund supports faculty scholars by offsetting research and teaching assistants, lab expenses, equipment, and faculty development.

Lawrence G. & Myrtle Regner Award

Faculty apply for the Lawrence G. & Myrtle Regner award to further their research initiatives.

Bolster Programmatic Resources

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Dean’s Excellence Fund for Nursing

The Dean’s Excellence Fund for Nursing is a discretionary spending memorial fund in honor of Jerome J. and Barbara A. Glowinski. This fund advances strategic priorities of the College.

Institute for Natural Family Planning

Funds are used to support the Institute of Natural Family Planning by offsetting operational costs.

Institute for Palliative and End of Life Care

The Institute for Palliative and End of Life Care, in partnership with the Visiting Nurse Association, these funds support community and professional education and research dedicated to discovering the optimum quality of life for individuals with serious illness.

College of Nursing Community Outreach Fund

Community outreach events such as promoting health and broad-based flourishing of children and families that are a part of the Bembé community.


Help Marquette Today, and Forever 

Your gift provides crucial endowment funds. 

You can also make a gift to Nursing online


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As torchbearers of the Jesuit-led tradition, we are called to serve as a force for good across campus and the world -- especially in these challenging days. 

Time to Rise is Marquette's bold $750 million campaign to support our students, faculty, campus and communities. Guided by our mission, driven by our strategic plan, and supported by the generosity of our larger family, now is the time to energize Marquette and lift up all. 

Visit Time to Rise to learn more about the campaign and see inspiring stories about Nursing and more. 


For additional information

If you are curious about the many ways to support the College of Nursing’s storied past and bright future, please contact Susan Nieberle at (414) 288-8014 or