Educational Institutions

University of Wisconsin Parkside Benevolent Foundation Inc

  • Kenosha, WI

Mission Statement

PROVIDE SCHOLARSHIPS/GRANTS/AWARDS

Main Programs

  1. College of Business, Education and Computing
  2. College of Social Sciences and Professional Studies
  3. College of Arts and Humanities
  4. College of Natural Health and Science
Service Areas

Self-reported

International

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside (UW-Parkside) primary area of students are from Southeastern Wisconsin, but we also have students from other states and international students. We have partnership agreements with Germany, Italy, and China. We are a diverse university and have many first generation graduates. Our location is between Milwaukee and Chicago.

ruling year

1985

Principal Officer

Self-reported

Deborah Ford

Keywords

Self-reported

education, scholarships, students

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Also Known As

University of Wisconsin-Parkside Foundation

EIN

39-1522072

 Number

5048778675

Physical Address

900 Wood Ave

Kenosha, WI 53144

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

(Single Organization Support) (B11)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

College of Business, Education and Computing

We have nearly a 100% placement rate for students from this college. Areas of studies are Business Management, Computer Science, Economics, Management Information Systems, Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in Computer and Information Systems. This college recently started an "Aps Factory" where students are creating aps for the community.

Category

Computer & Information Science

Population(s) Served

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Program 2

College of Social Sciences and Professional Studies

Areas of studies in this College are: Sociology, Criminal Justice, Liberal Studies, History, Education, Geography, International Studies, Politics, Law and Philosophy, and Sociology and Anthropology.

Category

Social Science; General/Other

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Program 3

College of Arts and Humanities

Parkside is well known for its theatrical productions and concerts. The courses in this College are: Art, Communication, English, Ethnic Studies, Liberal Studies, Modern Languages, Music, Theatre Arts and Women & Gender Studies.

Category

Arts, Culture & Humanities, General/Other

Population(s) Served

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Program 4

College of Natural Health and Science

Parkside students from this College have the highest rate of acceptance into medical school the state. 90% of our students are accepted that apply. Courses include: Applied Health Science, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Geosciences, Health,, Exercise, Science & Sports Management, Health, Information Management & Technology, Math & Physics, Nursing, Psychology, Master of Science in Applied Molecular Biology, Master of Science in Sports Management and Master of Science in Sustainable Management.

Category

Biological & Life Sciences

Population(s) Served

None

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Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

International

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside (UW-Parkside) primary area of students are from Southeastern Wisconsin, but we also have students from other states and international students. We have partnership agreements with Germany, Italy, and China. We are a diverse university and have many first generation graduates. Our location is between Milwaukee and Chicago.

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Financials

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UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN PARKSIDE FOUNDATION, INC.
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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University of Wisconsin Parkside Benevolent Foundation Inc

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Deborah Ford

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Michael Haubrich

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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