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Newly Established Endowed Funds

Donald T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship


Established by Kiki Anderson and Mali Anderson in memory of their father, Donald T. Anderson '67.  Preference for students majoring in English.


Timothy L. Bridge Critical Thinking Scholarship


Established by Dr. Timothy Bridge, class of 1970, in honor of his parents, Ardath and Gaylord Bridge, and in recognition that the critical thinking skills imparted through an Augustana education greatly contributed to his success in life.


Mike P. Nolan Scholarship


Established in memory of Mike Nolan '77 by his fraternity brothers in Gamma Alpha Beta. Preference shall be given to students majoring in English.


Paul V. and Jeanne Donstad Olsen Scholarship


Established by Bob '72 and Pam Wilson, in celebration of the many ways Professor and Coach Paul V. Olsen and Jeanne Donstad Olsen '68 have inspired generations of students at Augustana College to go the distance in life. This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance to students who have demonstrated exceptional passion in academics and extraordinary leadership in co-curricular activities at Augustana.


Mel Peterson Planetarium Fund


Established by Betty Peterson in memory of her husband, Dr. Mel Peterson '53, in thanksgiving for his life and forty years of dedicated service to Augustana College as a member of the faculty and as the director of the college's John Deere Planetarium. To provide support for the John Deere Planetarium and its identified priority needs from year to year.


Terhune Family Fund


Established through a family gift, this fund supports student study travel, with preference for overseas travel.