Support the Department of Spanish & Portuguese

Mely Bohlman

Mely Bohlman | Spanish & Portuguese, Environmental Science: My perspectives on the Humanities has definitely shaped how I approach real-word experiences and my travels, and I am eager to enter the workforce with what I've gained from the College.


Ways to Give:

Support the Department of Spanish and Portuguese by making an online donation to one of the following funds:


Friends of Spanish & Portuguese

Gifts to this fund will provide flexible resources and enable us to respond to our greatest needs as they arise.

Spanish & Portuguese Scholarships

Gifts to this fund support Spanish & Portuguese students in their Study Abroad and other endeavors.

The Amy R. Williamsen Endowed Scholarship for Spanish and Portuguese

The Scholarship supports full-time graduate students majoring in Spanish or Portuguese. The fund was created in memory of University of Arizona professor Amy Williamsen.

Thomas and Peggy Kauffman Hyde Memorial Endowment Fund for Spanish Studies

The Thomas and Peggy Kauffman Hyde Memorial Endowment Fund supports scholarships for University of Arizona students enrolled in a Spanish study abroad program who have excelled academically and have financial need. Preferred programs include those in Guadalajara, Mexico, Alcalá de Henares, or Segovia, Spain.

Elizabeth H. Gad Memorial Endowment Fund for Study Abroad

Recipients of the Elizabeth Henry Gad Memorial Endowment Fund shall be undergraduate students majoring in Spanish or Portuguese studying abroad in Spain or Portugal. The fund was created in memory of University of Arizona professor Elizabeth Henry Gad.

Sarah D. Doyle Memorial Study Abroad Scholarship

Applicants must be full-time Spanish and/or Portuguese major/minor undergraduate students with a cumulative GPA of 3.20 or greater and must participate in a UA-approved study abroad program in either Spain or Portugal. The scholarship was established in memory of Sarah Douglas Doyle (Class of 2007).

Junghans-Seligmann Award for Spanish & Portuguese Study Abroad

This award was established to support students pursing a degree in Spanish or Portuguese and participating in a study abroad program. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students with a minimum 3.0 GPA in their core major and minor (if applicable), 2.0 GPA overall, with a major in Spanish or Portuguese Studies, making satisfactory progress toward their degree, and enrolled in coursework in Spanish & Portuguese Studies at the University of Arizona.

The Malcolm Alan Compitello Scholarship Endowment for Study Abroad

This Scholarship is presented to students committed to a study abroad program within the Department of Spanish & Portuguese that will contribute to the completion of their degree requirements.

All donations to the Department of Spanish & Portuguese are tax deductible.

If you'd prefer to send us a check, checks should be made payable to "UA Foundation/Department of Spanish & Portuguese" and can be mailed to:

Attn: Development Office
College of Humanities
P.O. Box 210067
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0067

Or contact our Head of Department:
Santa Arias