CAST Donor Spotlight: Hal and Margaret Balbach, Agriculture article thumbnail

Hal Balbach, along with his wife, the late Margaret Balbach, are leaving their mark on Illinois State University?s horticulture program through the Drs. Margaret and Harold Balbach Endowment Fund. [Read the rest]

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Illinois State University offers many scholarships to students. Below are scholarships administered by University Advancement.

OlamidE E. Adeyooye Scholarship

Olamide E. Adeyooye was a beloved Illinois State University student whose untimely death in October 2005 shocked the whole campus. Born and raised in Nigeria, Olamide came to the United States when she was eight with her mother. She was a senior in laboratory science slated to graduate in December and has surely left her mark on this campus.

With support from faculty, students, and staff, the student foundation is able memorialize Olamide E. Adeyooye through her scholarship endowment. The Student Foundation continues to raise money for the scholarship and continues to organize Play for Olamide Day Bean Bag Tournament each year to commemorate her legacy and influence at Illinois State.

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