Skip to main content

Irwin and Ethyl Tessman Scholarship

Irwin and Ethel Tessman Scholarship fund

Irwin and Ethel supported and nurtured independent and critical scientific thinking. They encouraged and taught their students to ask vital and probing questions and always suggested novel experimental approaches in order to provide meaningful quantifiable results. In addition, they were unbiased, fair, and compassionate.

The Irwin and Ethel Tessman Scholarship honors an admirable couple and provides the financial resources to recognize the hard work and accomplishments of Purdue students within the Department of Biological Sciences.  The Irwin and Ethel Tessman Scholarship will be awarded to two undergraduate biological science majors each year for ten years. The criteria are flexible, giving the Department the ability to recruit or retain top students.

Make A Gift to the Irwin and Ethel Tessman Scholarship

Purdue University Biological Sciences, 915 Mitch Daniels Boulevard, West Lafayette, IN 47907

Main Office: (765) 494-4408   Business Office: (765) 494-4764  Contact Us

© 2024 Purdue University | An equal access/equal opportunity university | Copyright Complaints

Trouble with this page? Disability-related accessibility issue? Please contact the College of Science Webmaster.

Maintained by Science IT