Grant Highlights


Commonwealth Health Research Board
Commonwealth Health Research Board
Hampden-Sydney College received a $125,000 grant from the Commonwealth Health Research Board for support over two years of science research.

 


The Guilford Foundation
The Guilford Foundation
The Guilford Foundation awarded H-SC a $150,000 grant over two years to support the Kirby Field House Maintenance Endowment.

 


Jesse Ball duPont Fund
Jesse Ball duPont Fund
Hampden-Sydney College received a $100,000 grant from the Jesse Ball duPont Fund to expand its commitment to digital marketing.

 


Council of Independent Colleges - NetVUE
Council of Independent Colleges - NetVUE
Hampden-Sydney College has been awarded a Council of Independent Colleges - NetVUE Program Development Grant of $34,950 for a two-year program to expand and strengthen its current efforts in making vocational reflection a central part of the College’s culture.

 


The Marietta McNeill Morgan and Samuel Tate Morgan, Jr. Foundation
The Marietta McNeill Morgan and Samuel Tate Morgan, Jr. Foundation
The Marietta McNeill Morgan and Samuel Tate Morgan, Jr. Foundation awarded a grant of $25,000 for repair and restoration of classrooms in Gilmer Hall, the science building.

 


The Cabell Foundation
The Cabell Foundation
The Cabell Foundation awarded H-SC a $150,000 grant to upgrade classrooms and teaching technology, upon the College’s meeting the requirements of the two-to-one fundraising match.

 


The Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges
The Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges
The Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges has awarded H-SC a grant of $28,500 to perform upgrades and improvements in fine arts classrooms, furniture, and equipment.

 


The Virginia Tobacco Commission
The Virginia Tobacco Commission
The Virginia Tobacco Commission awarded $250,000 to Hampden-Sydney College to create a concept design and presentation materials for enlarging, renovating, and updating Gilmer Hall, the science building.

 


The Mason and Lula Cole Charitable Trust
The Mason and Lula Cole Charitable Trust
The Mason and Lula Cole Charitable Trust awarded $10,000 to Hampden-Sydney College to create exhibit areas and improve humidity control in the Esther Thomas Atkinson Museum.

 


Thomas F. and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust
Thomas F. and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust
H-SC Professor Rachel Goodman received a grant from the Thomas F. Jeffress and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust to investigate the interaction between an emerging virus infection and chronic environmental stressors, specifically chemical pollutants, in a population of locally-available reptiles, February 2012.