Funds

Department Support

FUNDNAMEUSE

1847

Plant Pathology Library Fund
Established 1/1/80.

Program Support

1989

Plant Pathology Service Fund
Established in July 1985 to support the objectives and goals of the Department of Plant Pathology. 

Program Support

2055

J.J. Christensen Memorial Fund
Established in December 1985 with a gift from Professor Harold Flor to honor the memory of former Department Head  J.J. Christensen. Funds are to be used to benefit the department.

Program Support

2059

Matt Moore Memorial in Plant Pathology
Established in December 1985 by D.W. French and P.O. Larsen to honor Matthew Moore for his dedication to teaching and to support excellence in teaching within the department.

Program Support

3601

Clyde M. & Katherine B. Christensen Fund
Established 12/17/93. Memorials are to be used solely for the purpose of purchasing scholarly books and journals for the Plant Pathology Library.

Program Support

5210

Urban Tree Health Fund
Established in February 2000.  To endow a chair in plant pathology for urban tree health.  Fund eventually will be endowed and earnings will support a faculty position.

Program Support


Student Support

FUNDNAMEUSE

1445

Norman E. Borlaug Fellowship for International Agriculture
To provide financial support for graduate fellowships in the Department of Plant Pathology in CFANS. When fully endowed, the fellowship will provide a generous stipend to attract the best applicants from around the world.

Fellowships - Merit

1784

M.F. Kernkamp Endowment Fund
Established 9/13/83. Provide merit based graduate fellowships for outstanding scholarship, research, and all aspects of graduate studies in the Department of Plant Pathology.

Fellowships - Merit

1990

Fred I. Frosheiser Endowment Fund
Established 7/15/85. Income generated is used to provide graduate student fellowships in the Department of Plant Pathology.

Fellowships - Undesignated

2532

Elwin L. Stewart Graduate Student Travel Fund
Established in June 2001 to support graduate student travel to present research results at national and international professional meetings.

Student Support

3098

Harold H. & Iva Flor Endowment Fund
Established in July 1991 to provide support for graduate student scholarships or assistantships in Plant Pathology.  Selection of award recipients will be based on academic record, character, leadership, and the potential of significant contributions to the discipline of Plant Pathology.

Fellowships - Merit

4150

Carl & Johanna Eide Endowment
Established in October 1996 to fund scholarships for graduate students in the Department of Plant Pathology.

Fellowships - Undesignated

4857

John Dueck Plant Pathology Fellowship
Established in August 2008 to provide a fellowship to a full time graduate student in plant pathology who is in good academic standing with exceptional potential in his/her field.

Fellowships - Merit

5646

E.C. Stakman Graduate Student Fellowship
Established in December 2000 to support a graduate fellowship in Plant Pathology, matching funds available from the 21st Century Graduate Fellowship Endowment Fund once endowment reaches $25,000.

Fellowships - Undesignated

9023

Vaala-Henry Endowment Fund (In support of the Norman E. Borlaug Fellowship in International Agriculture and the Stakman-Borlaug Center (SBC) for Sustainable Plant Health)
Established in December 2012

Fellowships - Merit

Research Support

FUNDNAMEUSE

2224

Plant Disease Diagnostics
Established in June 1986. Funds are dedicated to the Plant Disease Clinic.

Research

2425

Lieberman-Okinow Disease Resistance
University of Minnesota/Tel Aviv University Collaborative Research on Diseases of Cereal Crops
Established on July 7, 1985 to create the University of MN/University of Tel Aviv endowed land grant chair for disease resistance breeding in cereal crops.  Interest from this fund is used for University of MN/University of Tel Aviv research.