Marjorie K. Simmons, an advisor to the School of Education and Human Services Resource Development Board, established an endowed award in 2008 to benefit undergraduate students in the School. By creating the award to be renewable for up to 5 years, Ms. Simmons has a lasting impact on the recipient of the Marjorie K. Simmons Endowed Fund. The recipient has a consistent award to rely on each year while financing his or her college education.
The Marjorie K. Simmons Endowed Fund is $1,000 per year for up to 5 consecutive years to any undergraduate student in the School of Education and Human Services who has demonstrated leadership skills.
Eligible students for the Marjorie K. Simmons Endowed Fund:
- OU undergraduate students in the School of Education and Human Services
- Leaders in their community, demonstrated by taking on leadership roles in high school and/or college student organizations, athletics, etc.
- Students with a minimum GPA of 3.0
- Have financial need as determined by Oakland University’s Financial Aid office
2013 recipient Rina Sadik with Interim Dean Bob Maxfield and Associate Dean Nancy Brown
If you would like to help the Marjorie K. Simmons Endowed Fund grow, you can give online or contact the School of Education and Human Services development office at firstname.lastname@example.org or (248) 370-4233.