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. 

Expand Student Opportunities

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.

Support World Class Teacher Scholars

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

Neonatal & Pediatric Nurse- This fund sustains the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner of a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program between Marquette University College of Nursing and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.

Bolster Programmatic Resources

Jerome J and Barbara A Glowinski Memorial Endowed Dean's College of Nursing Fund- Dean’s discretionary spending fund that advances strategic priorities of the College.

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

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.

Transform Our Campus Environment

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

Help Marquette Today, and Forever, with your gift in support of crucial endowment funds.

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 Travis Lamensky at 414-288-8484 or

Mailing Address
Travis Lamensky
University Advancement
Zilber Hall, 321
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881

You can also make a gift online