Western Michigan University is flexible and responsive to the ever-changing demands of the world. To meet the needs of society, WMU investigates, develops and produces new knowledge; contributes to technological and economic advancement; and elevates the human condition through community outreach and engaged scholarship.
The Department of Geography, Environment, and Tourism at Western Michigan University has established the following fundraising priorities:
- Establish undergraduate scholarships and graduate fellowships to attract and retain top students in our programs.
- Upgrade student laboratories. Providing state-of-the-art laboratories in geospatial and planning technologies will enhance teaching and learning of our students and provide them with the skills and tools needed to succeed as professionals.
Geography scholarships and awards
Lucia C. Harrison
- Lucia C. Harrison Endowed Memorial Geography Fellowship
- Lucia C. Harrison Graduate Student Research Grant
- Lucia C. Harrison Geography Graduate Tuition Scholarship
Dr. Oscar H. Horst
- Dr. Oscar H. Horst Endowment for Geography Award
Milton E. and Ruth M. Scherer
Milton E. and Ruth M. Scherer Fellowship
Elen M. Cutrim
- Elen M. Cutrim Memorial Scholarship in Geography
Dr. Joseph P. Stoltman
- Dr. Joseph P. Stoltman Endowed Scholarship
Mary Upjohn Meader
- Mary Upjohn Meader Incoming First-Year Student Award
- Mary Upjohn Meader Study Abroad Award
Contact Dr. Benjamin Ofori-Amoah