Endowment

Blue & Gold Fund Goals

The primary goal of the Blue & Gold Fund is to fully fund all athletic scholarships at Marquette University.

B&G Online Auction

The year-round online auction features Marquette-specific items and all funds raised go directly to student-athlete scholarship support.

Scholarship Wall

(Listed by the year the fund was established)

  • Marquette University General Athletic Scholarship (1977)
  • Vincent R. and Mary E. Shiely Memorial Scholarship for Women Student-Athletes (1978)
  • Hank Raymonds Endowment for Olympic Sports (1987)
  • Jimmy Halling Memorial Scholarship for Men's Basketball (1991)
  • Patrick and Jane (Gramling) Carlin Scholarship for Men's or Women's Soccer with Specified Preference (1992)
  • Coca-Cola Endowed Scholarship with Specified Preference (1992)
  • Nevins Family Scholarship for Engineering with Specified Preference (1993)
  • Rev. Albert J. DiUlio, S.J., Scholarship for Olympic Sports (1996)
  • Dr. Richard J. Kitz Scholarship for Men's Basketball (1996)
  • Earl L. and Elaine R. Winkelman Scholarship for a Business Administration or Nursing Student-Athlete (1998)
  • Elizabeth Denkewalter Ryberg Scholarship for Track & Field/Cross Country (1999)
  • Dr. Robert and Sandy Pavlic Scholarship with Specified Preference (2000)
  • Brian D. Hanley Memorial Scholarship for Men's Basketball (2003)
  • Kevin and Sheila Frisinger Scholarship for Men's Basketball (2005)
  • James M. Meier Scholarship for Men's Basketball (2005)
  • Endowed Scholarship for Track & Field/Cross Country In Honor of James M. Allen (2005)
  • The George and Virginia Schneider Charitable Foundation Scholarship for Men's Basketball (2006)
  • The George and Virginia Schneider Charitable Foundation Endowment for Athletic Academic Center (2006)
  • The George and Virginia Schneider Charitable Foundation Scholarship for Women's Soccer (2006)
  • Basketball Alumni Quasi-endowment established by Ralph Amsden '44 for Men's Basketball (2006)
  • Stanley and Barbara Andrie Family Scholarship for Men's Basketball (2007)
  • Charles and Margaret Hammer Scholarship for Summer Study (2007)
  • James H. Wheeler, Jr., and Virginia M. Wheeler Scholarship for Men's and Women's Basketball (2008)
  • Ron and Sally Kujawa Family Scholarship with Specified Preference (2008)
  • Nancy Noeske, Ph.D., Scholarship for Cheerleaders (2009)
  • Dr. Robert and Susan Murray General Athletic Scholarship (2009)
  • Brian and Laura Brewer Scholarship for Men's or Women's Soccer (2009)
  • Marv Swentkofske Memorial Football General Athletic Scholarship (2009)
  • Endowed Scholarship for Women's Tennis In Honor of Jody Bronson (2010)
  • Robert C. Hornak Memorial Scholarship for Men's Basketball (2010)
  • Terri L. Mitchell Scholarship for Women's Basketball (2010)
  • John & Lisa Wilson Scholarship for Men's Basketball (2010)
  • Robert & Constance Schwaab Scholarship for Business Student-Athlete with Specified Preference (2010)
  • Andy Nunemaker Scholarship for Business Administration Student-Athlete (2010)
  • Dr. Joseph & Nancy Geenan Scholarship for Men's Basketball (2010)
  • Dr. Karen Jahimiak Scholarship for Women's Basketball (2010)
  • Dave & Joyce Gonring Family General Athletic Scholarship (2010)
  • Palen Family Scholarship for Golf (2010)
  • Sullivan-Riccio Family Scholarship for Men's or Women's Lacrosse (2011)
  • James & Cheryl Dupree Scholarship for Men's or Women's Lacrosse (2011)
  • Leon P. Geiger Scholarship with Specified Preference (2011)
  • James & Karen Spella Family Scholarship for Women's Volleyball (2011)
  • Owen & Kimberly Sullivan Scholarship for Men's or Women's Lacrosse (2011)
  • Dennis Jr. & Pamela Klumb Scholarship with Specified Preference (2011)
  • John & Mary Madden General Athletic Scholarship (2011)
  • Wenzler Family Scholarship for Business Administration Student-Athlete (2011)
  • Rob & Nancy Sobczak Scholarship for Men's Basketball (2011)
  • Poulton Family Scholarship Arts & Sciences or Business Administration Student-Athlete (2011)
  • Mary P. & Dennis Sage Scholarship for Track & Field (2011)
  • Robert & Kathleen Mahoney Scholarship for Business Administration Student-Athlete (2011)
  • Martinelli Family Athletic Scholarship for Business Administration Student-Athlete (2012)
  • Komorowski Family General Athletic Scholarship (2012)
  • Anonymous, Scholarship for Women Student-Athletes (2012)
  • Peter and Ruth Schneider Family Endowment for Men's Basketball (2012)
  • Chip & Merilee Turner Endowment for Business Administration Student-Athlete (2012)
  • Patrick & Sally McComis General Athletic Scholarship in Memory of Charles and Anne McComis (2013)
  • Mary Pat & Richard McDermott Scholarship for Women's Lacrosse (2013)
  • Dr. John A. & Rebekka E. Schneider Scholarship with Specified Preference (2013)
  • Dr. Harvey J. Sbocinski Scholarship for Women's Basketball (2013)
  • Heather Goranson Women's Soccer Endowed Scholarship (2013)
  • Mary E. Henke Scholarship for Men's Basketball (2013)

The following have committed to establish endowed athletic scholarships through their estate plans:

  • David R. Dolan
  • Scott H. Evertz
  • Dr. Arthur & Karen Helgerson
  • Karen M. Kindel
  • Thomas and Patricia Packee
  • Mary L. Tobin
  • James H. and Virginia Wheeler, Jr.

Please Note: Contributions to Athletic Endowments are counted at the same ratio for priority points as BLUE & GOLD Fund donations.

  • In the current reseating year, you would receive 1 point for every $100.
  • In past reseating years, you would receive 1 point for every $250.

For more information on endowed athletic scholarships, please contact paul.mcinerny@marquette.edu (414-288-0289) or joseph.true@marquette.edu (414-288-0253). To setup a future endowed scholarship through endowed scholarship estate planning, please contact Dr. Paul McInerny.