Southeast Missouri State University

The University Foundation, since its inception in 1983, has furthered the causes and mission of Southeast Missouri State University. The Foundation obtains and manages resources that allow the University to enhance the quality and extend the range of services provided to its students and the region.

The Foundation recognizes special opportunities for the University, and undertakes and supports fundraising activities that provide resources to enable the University to capitalize on these opportunities. The Foundation recognizes donors and provides strength for the continually improving growth, visibility, and excellence of the University.

Comprehensive Campaign Announced

The Southeast Missouri University Foundation has announced a $40 million comprehensive campaign, the most ambitious fund-raising effort in the University’s history, to directly support current and future students.

The campaign, named “Honoring Tradition, Inspiring Success,” is focused on increasing scholarships and supporting programs and renovations that benefit students.

Read more about the announcement

Foundation News

  • Tau Kappa Epsilon, Delta Zeta Chapter Alumni Memorial Scholarship Established at Southeast

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 22, 2015 – The Tau Kappa Epsilon, Delta Zeta Chapter Alumni Memorial Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. Alumni of the Delta Zeta Chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon made gifts totaling over $5,000 which were matched $1-for-$1 through a University matching gift program to establish the scholarship. […]
  • Sigma Phi Epsilon Founders Scholarship Endowed at Southeast

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 22, 2015 — The Sigma Phi Epsilon Founders Scholarship has been endowed through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. The Missouri Zeta Chapter’s 1999 Founding Fathers at Southeast made contributions totaling over $5,000 which were matched $1-for-$1 through a University matching gift program. The matching gift program was part of the Honoring […]
  • Alumnus Carves Out Career in Television Promotions, Moonlights as Musician, Writer

    Southeast Missouri State University alumnus Eric Dahl of Jackson, Missouri, has carved out a successful career in television promotions while moonlighting as a song writer, musician, published author and writer. Eric is the regional promotion supervisor for Sinclair Broadcast Group, overseeing stations in six states. He also recently published his debut book, “B.B. King’s Lucille […]
  • Martha Ellen and George Alois Sudholt Scholarship Established at Southeast

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 7, 2015 – The Martha Ellen and George Alois Sudholt Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation. The scholarship was established in the Sudholts’ memory with a $10,000 gift from Martha “Marty” Sudholt of Melbourne Beach, Florida, the daughter of the late Martha Ellen and George Alois Sudholt. […]

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