Category: Awards


  • Honoring the Past to Inspire the Future

    Since 1983, more than 1,500 Ball State students have received financial awards through the Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship. In total, this program has given out more than $2.8 million in financial support. The Legacy Scholarship program is a result of Ball State license plate sales in Indiana, allowing alumni and friends to represent their Cardinal […]

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    Discovery Women’s Philanthropy Group Selects Two Grant Recipients for 2022

    Since 2002, Discovery has granted more than $1 million and supported more than fifty projects and programs at Ball State University. This year, the prominent women’s philanthropy group has selected two charities to receive nearly $40,000 in charitable donations; the Parent Play Lab and Muncie Community Near-Peer Mentoring Program (MCNPM). The Parent Play Lab, to […]

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  • Heart of Indiana United Way Donates $50,000 to Support Mental Health Services

    Ball State University College of Health’s Counseling Practicum Clinic will be able to better serve the mental health needs of the surrounding community thanks to a $50,000 donation from Heart of Indiana United Way. The Counseling Practicum Clinic provides counseling services to children, adults, couples, and families.  Under the supervision of experienced faculty and licensed […]

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    2021 Philanthropy Award Winners

    Congratulate our 2021 Philanthropy Award Winners! The Ball State University Foundation takes great pleasure in naming three outstanding graduates who earned the 2021 Philanthropy Award. Since 2016, the Foundation has been honoring students who strive to promote philanthropy education across campus and lead philanthropy initiatives that benefit Ball State University. We are dedicated to thanking […]

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    Recognizing Outstanding Women

    When referring to the Ball family, we often focus on the five Ball brothers and their legacy. With the new Ball Family Leadership Legacy Fund for Women, the Ball State University Foundation honors women who are visionaries and contributors to our community. The fund recognizes the history of outstanding women who have served Ball State. It awards […]

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    2020 Alumni Award Recipients Named

    With more than 201,000 graduates worldwide, many Ball State University alumni have dedicated their time and talents to create a diverse and lively alumni community. As a tribute to the alumni who have helped build this community, the Alumni Association presents annual Alumni Awards to recognize their dedication to Ball State and beyond. Here is […]

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