If you would like to contribute to any of the following funds in support of FAU’s Department of History, simply click on the fund’s name and it will take you to a page where you can make an online donation. All contributions are tax deductible. If you have any questions, please contact (561) 297-3840. Thank you for your support.
History Department (HUM 200) – Supports the History Department’s goals and mission as needed.
The St. George’s Society of Palm Beach History Fund (HUM 202) – Supports faculty research in British history.
Anthony (Tony) Anderson ’79 History Faculty Fund Honoring Dr. Boyd Breslow (HUM 203) – Supports faculty research, conference travel, and other professional needs.
Marvin and Sybil Weiner Spirit of American Travel-Study Award (HUM 204) – Supports research by a history major working in early American history or its European roots.
Martin and Sylvia Shaw History Scholarship Fund (HUM 205) – Provides scholarships to undergraduate history students, based on academic merit and financial need.
Lady Susan Willis Reickert Fund for British Arts and Culture (HUM 206) – Supports history faculty engaged in the study of British history, art, music, literature and/or theater. All donations made in 2018 will be matched up to $5,000.
Traci Jill Edelman Memorial Fund (HUM 220) – Provides awards to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate excellence in various historical fields.
John O’Sullivan Annual Memorial Lectureship (HUM 235) – Supports an annual lecture by a distinguished scholar of 20th-century U.S. history.
John O’Sullivan Travel-to-Research Grant (HUM 240) – Supports graduate student thesis research travel.
Harold L. Glasser Fund (HUM 630) – Supports student scholarships, lectures, and research related to the Harold Glasser Collection.
Percy and Pauline Greenberg Memorial Endowment (HUM 650) – Provides scholarships to undergraduate students majoring in history or political science.
Ed and Jean SeGall Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund (HUM 705) – Provides scholarships to freshman history majors based on academic excellence.
Dr. Heather T. Frazer Memorial Fund in History (HUM 708) - Supports a junior history faculty member's research.
Society of Colonial Wars (HUM 715) – Supports research in American colonial history.
Sidney A. Goodman Memorial History Endowment Fund (HUM 718) - Supports a top graduate teaching assistant with an enhanced stipend.
Howard and Judith Weiner Spirit of America Advancement Fund (HUM 745) – Supports events related to the Marvin and Sybil Weiner “Spirit of America” Collection, including short-term joint research fellowships with the Huntington Library for advanced graduate students. Join the Associates of the Spirit of America Collection http://www.fau.edu/artsandletters/history/weiner-spirit-of-america/ to help support related events and activities, as well assist in preservation efforts through the Adopt-a-Book program http://www.fau.edu/artsand letters/history/adoptabookcatalog
Hugh W. Ripley Endowed Fund (HUM 785) – Provides scholarships for undergraduate students excelling in either the Historical Methods or Senior Seminar courses.
Dr. Harry A. Kersey, Jr. History Endowment Fund (HUM 201) – Supports students and faculty members engaged in research related to indigenous and Florida history.