Endowed Scholarships

This video features Siena Heights University students Phoenix Duncan, Jessica Boraggina, Drew Milligan and Donovan Campbell.

Through generous gifts from family, friends and alumni of Siena Heights University, various scholarship programs have been established. Endowed scholarships provided by the University are renewable annually provided the recipient is continuously enrolled as a full-time student on the CAS (Adrian) campus. Students must also continue to meet scholarship criteria and maintain the minimum cumulative grade point average required for each particular scholarship.

To read a description of each scholarship, click on the name of the scholarship below. To learn more about Endowed Scholarship possibilities, contact the Siena Heights University Advancement Department at 1-800-693-0506 or advancement@sienaheights.edu.

Patrick Irwin Scholarship

This scholarship was created by Betty Cummings ’82, ’09 in honor of Patrick Irwin ’86, who received the University’s Recent Graduate Award in 1997.  Patrick is committed to helping students from limited resources attend college.  He has been an active member of the Detroit community volunteering as a youth counselor, labor committee chairperson, school board member, as well as an athletic coach at Holy Redeemer High School.  Patrick is responsible for helping found the Cesar Chavez Academy which is housed in the same building where he attended grade school.

This scholarship is awarded to students who are considered “at-risk”, with preference given to first generation college students.