George Challis Distinguished Biostatistics Endowment
GA: support faculty and student conference travel awards and the George Challis Biostatistics Lecture Series.
This fund was established in 2000 by Jack M. and Linda Challis Gill and the Gill Foundation of Texas, in memory of Linda’s father, to support faculty and student conference travel awards and the George Challis Biostatistics Lecture Series.
George H. Challis was born on December 8, 1911 and was raised in Italy and Indiana. He was the first cousin of Indiana composer Cole Porter. George earned a degree in 1933 from the School of Business at Indiana University in Bloomington. George passed away on May 6, 2000. His wife, Madeline, passed away on December 14, 2009.
Other College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Giving Opportunities
Templeton Course Competition
Robert Long Prize In Mathematics
Physics Department Unrestricted Fund