Our Donors

David O'Brien '89 and Diane E. Jaffee O'Brien

David O'Brien '89 and Diane E. Jaffee O'Brien

David O’Brien and his wife, Diane Jaffee O’Brien, established the O’Brien College Education Dream Come True Fund for the benefit of Stockton students from underrepresented, underserved and economically disadvantaged areas such as Atlantic City, especially students...

David P. Kung '73

David P. Kung '73

Alumnus David P. Kung, Class of 1973, founded the David Kung Scholarship for Asian Studies to benefit Stockton students from typically underrepresented populations, and enrolled in classes related to Asian studies.

Dean C. and Zoe S. Pappas

Dean C. and Zoe S. Pappas

Dean C. and Zoe S. Pappas founded multiple Stockton University Foundation funds dedicated to Hellenic Studies and advancing the institution’s mission. Such funds include the Pappas Visiting Scholars Endowment, Pappas Greek Art and Architecture Fund and the Dean C....

Dennis and Susan Weiss

Dennis and Susan Weiss

Dr. Dennis Weiss served Stockton University for 14 years, retiring in 2015 as the dean of the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics. During his tenure, Dr. Weiss led such successful efforts as refurbishing the University’s Nacote Creek Marine Science and...

Dennis Fotia

Dennis Fotia

Dennis Fotia, M.A. ’07, established the Anna (Scudese) Fotia Memorial Scholarship to honor his late mother, Anna. His mother stressed the importance and value of education and provided support and encouragement to Dennis throughout his life. Dennis acknowledges he...

Diane V. Mazza

Diane V. Mazza

Diane V. Mazza started the Dolores Mazza Art Award to perpetuate the memory of her beloved step-mother. The late Dolores Mazza was an artist, in which this endowment is dedicated to helping full-time students pursuing the arts at Stockton University.

Dolce International Hotels and Resorts by Wyndham

Dolce International Hotels and Resorts by Wyndham

Dolce International Hotels and Resorts by Wyndham is known for state-of-the-art spaces and awe-inspiring settings that bring people together. Investing in the industry and promoting professional development, the corporation crafted the Dolce Hotels and Resorts...

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Donald and Nan Berkman

The Joseph Berkman and Michael and Sara Chipkin Holocaust/Genocide Studies Scholarship is an endowment established by Donald and Nan Berkman in honor of Donald’s parents. Awards are available to students enrolled in the Master of Arts Holocaust and Genocide Studies...

Donald Ross

Donald Ross

The Bea and Harry Ross Scholarship is an endowment established by Donald Ross to honor his parents. The award is available to one upperclass or graduate student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

Doug A. and Patricia McMahon

Doug A. and Patricia McMahon

Doug’s father, William H. McMahon, was the music reviewer for the Press of Atlantic City throughout his career. His father loved the music programs at Stockton’s Performing Arts Center. Doug McMahon received a generous bequest from his father’s estate, and decided...

Dr. Amy S. Ackerman

Dr. Amy S. Ackerman

The Dr. Amy S. Ackerman Scholarship is an endowment to provide an annual award to students pursuing an education-related field of study. Recipients are expected to be full-time undergraduate or part-time graduate students in good academic standing with a minimum...

Dr. Cheryle Eisele

Dr. Cheryle Eisele

An annual opportunity established by Dr. Cheryle Eisele, Professor Emerita (Ret., Stockton College), Nursing and Women’s Studies, and Dr. Linda Janelli, (Ret., Nazareth College, Rochester, NY), Adjunct Professor of Nursing at Stockton College, to honor the memory of...

Dr. Diane S. Falk

Dr. Diane S. Falk

The MSW Endowed Scholarship Award was established by Dr. Diane S. Falk, professor of Social Work at Stockton University, together with fellow faculty, staff and alumni to provide awards for students in the MSW program. Recipients are expected to be enrolled in the...

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Dr. Elaine Bukowski, Professor Emerita

Dr. Bukowski’s parents, Edward and Melanja Bukowski, spent 64 years together. They were dedicated to each other and to their children and did everything possible to insure their education. Along the way they taught them the value of service and giving back to one’s...

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Dr. Harvey and Mrs. Lynne Kesselman

The Lynne Kesselman `82/ M.A. `05 and Harvey Kesselman `79 Endowed Scholarship was established by the Kesselman family for the benefit of Stockton students. Leading under the guiding principle of “students first,” Dr. Harvey Kesselman presides over Stockton...

Dr. Janice O. Joseph

Dr. Janice O. Joseph

Dr. Janice O. Joseph is a Distinguished Professor of Criminal Justice at Stockton University. Dr. Joseph has a long history of advocacy for women, cultural diversity, and criminal justice. See excerpt below from April 2014 Stockton press release: The Academy of...

Dr. Jo Frances Stow

Dr. Jo Frances Stow

JO FRANCES CHRISTIAN STOW has been a member of The Richard Stockton College New Jersey Foundation Board of Directors since 1983, and was elected to Emerita status in 2013. She is a member of the College’s Scholarship Selection Committee, where she served for three...

Dr. Juanita High

Dr. Juanita High

Dr. Juanita High Distinguished Student Book Award is an annual opportunity established by Dr. Juanita High, board member of both the Stockton University Foundation and Council of Black Faculty & Staff. This program benefits full-time students in good academic...

Dr. Keith B. Williams

Dr. Keith B. Williams

Keith B. Williams, Ph.D. (University of Minnesota) is Associate Professor of Psychology teaches courses in educational psychology, social psychology, educational testing and measurement, and psychology of individual differences in the School of Social and Behavioral...

Dr. Lewis Leitner and Deborah Gussman

Dr. Lewis Leitner and Deborah Gussman

Lewis Leitner, Ph.D., (State University of New York at Buffalo) is a Professor of Management and Senior Consultant and Training Specialist. Dr. Deborah Gussman is professor of American Literature, American Studies, and Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies and...

Dr. Lisa E. Cox

Dr. Lisa E. Cox

University faculty member Dr. Lisa E. Cox, Professor of Social Work, established a scholarship merit award for the benefit of University students majoring in Social Work with a preference for undergraduate student veterans, for the purpose of distributing the Dr....

Dr. Lisa Honaker

Dr. Lisa Honaker

Dr. Lisa Honaker, dean of the School of Arts and Humanities and professor of British Literature, serves on the Stockton University Scholarship Selection Committee and patrons the Stockton University Foundation. Dr. Honaker remains committed to making a variety of...

Dr.  M. Alysia Mastrangelo

Dr. M. Alysia Mastrangelo

The Mary Ann Green Mastrangelo Scholarship, established by her daughter M. Alysia Mastrangelo, PT, PhD, MS, FACSM Professor of Physical Therapy Stockton University to honor her mother will be used to provide an annual award to students who are a graduate or...

Dr. M. Alysia Mastrangelo

Dr. M. Alysia Mastrangelo

Dr. M. Alysia Mastrangelo established this scholarship in honor of her mother Mary Ann Green Mastrangelo. Mary Ann has been inspiring others to reach their goals and excel in life for most of her own. She strongly believes that everyone can succeed. She believes...

Dr. Marsha Raticoff Grossman and Stanley Grossman

Dr. Marsha Raticoff Grossman and Stanley Grossman

Dr. Marsha Raticoff Grossman and Stanley Grossman established the Dr. Marsha Raticoff Grossman Professorship in Holocaust Studies Endowment to support Stockton University’s Holocaust/Genocide and Jewish Studies program in perpetuity. This fund assists with the...

Dr. Michael and Michele Ginieczki

Dr. Michael and Michele Ginieczki

Dr. Michael Ginieczki and his wife Michele founded the Rose Taylor Boyce Memorial Scholarship to award students with major preferences in Business Studies and/or Political Science and a concentration in Pre-Law. The late Rose Boyce earned recognition among her peers...

Dr. Pedro & Kewy Santana

Dr. Pedro & Kewy Santana

Dr. Pedro Santana, Assistant Vice President Division Administration and Strategic Initiatives, and his wife Kewy created the Flerida Santana Unidos Scholarship to provide annual awards to full-time incoming freshman who qualify for, but are not enrolled in the EOF...

Dr. Ray d’Amours

Dr. Ray d’Amours

Dr. Ray d’Amours, Stockton Class of ’81, formed the Cackleberry Scholarship in 1993 to benefit students pursuing the Visual Arts, Sciences and/or Mathematics. The initial $1,000 gift to start this scholarship was donated by the father of a young man whose life Dr....

Dr. Richard Maung

Dr. Richard Maung

Richard Maung PT, DPT, MPT earned a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, class of 2007, and also received his Masters of Physical Therapy Degree with distinction, class of 2001. Richard is a co-founder of Achieve Physical Therapy...

Edward H. Marshall III, ’92

Edward H. Marshall III, ’92

Stockton graduate Edward H. Marshall III, Class of ’92, established the Unified Black Student Society (UBSS) and Black Alumni Scholarship Fund to support current students who are UBSS members or are Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) candidates. The UBSS is a...