Endowments

A plaque is on display at the W. F. Albright Institute
of Archaeological Research, in recognition of the following endowments:

Dorot Director and Professor of Archaeology

Endowed in 1997 by the Dorot Foundation
with a matching grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities

Richard J. Scheuer Library Collection

Endowed in 1997 by the Richard J. Scheuer Family Foundation
with matching grants in 1997 from
the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Charles Evans Hughes Memorial Foundation
and in 2003 from the Skirball Foundation

Joy Gottesman Ungerleider Hostel

Endowed in 2009 by the Dorot Foundation
with a matching grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities

Seymour Gitin Distinguished Professorship

Endowed in 2011 by grants from the Skirball Foundation and
the Richard J. Scheuer Family Foundation with a matching grant
from the National Endowment for the Humanities and with contributions
from friends and colleagues

Lydie T. Shufro Summer Research Fellowship

Endowed in 2014 with contributions from family, friends, and Albright Trustees

Ernest S. Frerichs Program for Albright Fellows

Endowed in 2000 by grants from the Dorot Foundation and
the Richard J. Scheuer Family Foundation
with contributions from Donald Saunders and Jerome Coben

Marcia and Oded Borowski Research Fellowship

Endowed in 2015 by long-time Albright Trustee Oded Borowski and his wife Marcia

Albright Institute General Endowment

Endowed in 1982 by grants from the
Dorot Foundation and the Richard J. Scheuer Family Foundation
with a matching grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities
and in 2010 by the George E. W. Petersen Trust

Kershaw Courtyard Garden

Endowed in 1999 by the Norma and Reuben Kershaw Family Trust

Trude Dothan Lectureship Series in Ancient Near Eastern Studies

Endowed in 1998 by the Dorot Foundation

Jane Dows Nies Publications Fund

Endowed in 1921 by a bequest from James B. Nies

George A. Barton Fellowship

Endowed in 1977 by a bequest from George A. Barton

Carol and Eric Meyers Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

Endowed in 2009 by contributions from friends and colleagues

Melvin Lyons Library Resources Fund

Endowed in 2000 by the Melvin and Celia Lyons Charitable Trust

Lawrence E. Stager Library Acquisitions Fund

Endowed in 2004 by contributions from friends and colleagues

Sean W. Dever Memorial Prize

Endowed in 2001 by contributions from William G. and Norma Dever
and friends of the family