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Winifred Erickson Calvert and Henry Hardy Calvert Memorial Scholarship. Established in memory of Winifred Erickson Calvert and Henry Hardy Calvert by their children. For students majoring in elementary or secondary education. Awarded annually to a first-year student, and renewable annually, upon recommendation of the Department of Education. Financial need is not a qualifying consideration.

Anne L. and A. Wallace Carlson Family Scholarship. Established by the family of Anne L. (Carlson) Carlson, who attended Augustana in the early 1940s, and A. Wallace Carlson. It is the intent of the donors that this scholarship be awarded to students for whom financial aid is essential in order to permit their attending Augustana College.

Darrell W. Carlson Memorial Scholarship. Established by a gift of life insurance from the Rev. Darrell W. Carlson of Tacoma, WA, a 1950 graduate of Augustana, and by additional gifts from family and friends. Awarded annually with preference given to a student from outside the State of Illinois, entering their third or fourth year of study, and pursuing pre-professional studies. Recipients must maintain a yearly college grade point average of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 grading scale and actively involved in extracurricular activities.

Inar A. and Selma W. Carlson Memorial Scholarship. Established through a bequest from the estate of Inar A. Carlson, Class of 1922, and from gifts in memory of Selma Westerlin Carlson, Class of 1921. Unrestricted.

John Matthew and Carol Josephine Carlson Accounting Scholarship. Established by Carol J. Carlson in memory of her husband, John Matthew Carlson, who began working at Deere and Company at the age of 16 during the Great Depression, took night courses at Augustana College following his service in the United States Army in World War II, and retired from Deere and Company after a 47-year career. Awarded to students who are majoring in accounting.

Robert E. and Marjorie J. Carlson Family Scholarship. For students majoring in sociology, social work or speech communication. Recipients to be selected on merit.

The Carlstrand Family Scholarship. Established by gifts from Ms. Susan Carlstrand. To be awarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Carter Family Scholarship. Established by Steve and Lisa Carter in grateful recognition of the education Brad '06 and Becky (Hanson) '05 Carter received at Augustana. The scholarship is unrestricted and given with the intent that the Augustana experience continues to be enriched by students with diverse backgrounds, interests and talents.

Roy J. Carver Scholarship. Established with funds from the Roy J. Carver Trust, Muscatine, Iowa. Awarded to students who have demonstrated commitments to excellence, quality and leadership and who show capacity for college work at a high level of accomplishment. Preference is given to applicants from western Illinois and eastern Iowa.

Roy J. Carver Logos Scholarship. Established with funds from the Roy J. Carver Trust, Muscatine, Iowa. Awarded to high-achieving students who participate in Logos, Augustana's science honors program. Recipients of the scholarship are designated as Roy J. Carver Honors Scholars.

Sherry Garthus Centanni Endowed Scholarship. Established Sherry Garthus Centanni '73, in gratitude for her Augustana College education. Preference for students majoring in elementary education.

Dean Dora Cervin Memorial Scholarship. Established by Virginia Penniston Wheeler, Class of 1943, in memory of Dean Cervin (Dean of Women from 1937 to 1946). To be awarded to a worthy student with financial need.

Dr. Donald T. and Signe (Nelson) Chamberlin Memorial Scholarship. Established in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Donald T. Chamberlin. To be awarded to a good medical student studying to be a doctor or planning a career in medical research.

The Nelson and Christine Chester Scholarship. Established by Joanne E. (Milton) Kendall, Class of 1952, and her husband, John. Awarded to students showing academic promise and accomplishment, studying in English or education.

Chi Omega Gamma Academic Leadership Scholarship. Established by alumni of the Chi Omega Gamma sorority. Awarded to active members of the sorority with the highest grade-point average.

The Christensen Family Scholarship. Established by Dean O. Christensen, Class of 1954, and members of his family. This scholarship is restricted to students with financial need who graduated from high school in either Platte County, Nebraska, or Henry County, Illinois. In addition, students must be contributing to their own tuition and related expenses.

Christian Family Values Scholarship. To be awarded to students with financial need who are active members of a Christian congregation or parish or who are involved in Augustana's Christian campus ministries, with preference given to juniors or seniors who are preseminary students. Recommendations from the campus pastors and Center for Vocational Reflection staff will be considered. Established in honor of our parents, in memory of our grandparents, and in thankful celebration of Christian family values.

Henrietta I. Clark Scholarship. A gift from the estate of Irene Ochs in memory of her sister, who taught in the Department of Economics at Augustana from 1923 to 1957. Awarded to students who major in economics.

The Class of 1940 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1940's 50th reunion. To be awarded annually to a worthy student with financial need.

The Class of 1944 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1944's 50th reunion. To be awarded annually to a worthy student with financial need.

The Class of 1945 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1945's 50th reunion. To be awarded annually to a worthy student with financial need.

The Class of 1947 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1947's 50th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1950 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1950's 50th reunion. To be awarded annually to a worthy student with financial need.

The Class of 1951 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1951's 50th reunion. To be awarded annually to a worthy student with financial need.

The Class of 1952 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1952's 40th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1953 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1953's 40th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1954 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1954's 40th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1955 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1955's 40th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1956 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1956's 40th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1957 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1957's 40th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1960 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1960's 40th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1962 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1962's 40th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1968 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1968's 25th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1970 Scholarship. Established on the occasion of the Class of 1970's 25th reunion. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1987 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 1987 through a senior class pledge program. To be awarded to current students who are children of Augustana alumni.

The Class of 1988 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 1988 through a senior class pledge program. To be awarded to current students who are children of Augustana alumni.

The Class of 1992 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 1992 through a senior class pledge program. To be awarded to current students who are children of Augustana alumni.

The Class of 1994 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 1994 through a senior class pledge program. To be awarded to current students who are children of Augustana alumni.

The Class of 1997 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 1997 through a senior class pledge program. To be awarded annually to worthy students with financial need.

The Class of 1999 Windows to the World Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 1999 through a senior class pledge program. Awarded to students who require financial assistance in order to participate in a foreign study program.

The Class of 2000 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 2000 through a senior class pledge program. To assist students involved in learning opportunities outside of the typical classroom experience.

The Class of 2002 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 2002 through a senior class pledge program.

The Class of 2003 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 2003 through a senior class pledge program.

The Class of 2004 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 2004 through a senior class pledge program.

The Class of 2005 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 2005 through a senior class pledge program.

The Class of 2006 Scholarship. Established by members of the Class of 2006 through a senior pledge program. To be awarded to a senior based on academic achievement, financial need, and involvement in the Augustana community.

Ingemann Clausen Memorial Scholarship. Established by a generous bequest from Mr. Clausen (a friend of Augustana). Awarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Collinson Family Scholarship. Established by gifts from members of the Collinson family in recognition of their long relationship with Augustana. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.

Robert and Charlotte Harvey Coultas Scholarship. Established by Charlotte Harvey Coultas, Class of 1941, and her husband, Robert M. Coultas, Class of 1940, in recognition of their Augustana educations. To be awarded to students majoring in and planning to pursue a career in teaching English.

Marjorie Hallgren Crowder Memorial Scholarship. Established by Marilyn Crowder-Wile (Class of 1983) in memory of her mother. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need, with first consideration given to speech/language pathology and special education majors.

Audrey Cumming Scholarship. Established by Mrs. Audrey (Larson) Cumming, a 1948 graduate of Augustana. Awarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need with preference given to students majoring in elementary education or pre-med.

Anna M. Curtis Memorial Scholarship. Established by an estate plan gift from Mrs. Curtis, a friend of Augustana. To be awarded to worthy students with financial need from Henry County, Illinois.

Walter, Wanda and Andra Czajka Scholarship. Established by their daughters to recognize the role the parents played in their daughters' education, and in loving memory of their dear sister. To be awarded to worthy students who demonstrate financial need.

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