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Education, Health and Human Sciences
Innovation and Excellence for Idaho

The University of Idaho College of Education, Health and Human Sciences (CEHHSis deeply committed to excellence and student success. Your gift during Vandal Giving Day will ensure undergraduate and graduate students from a variety of backgrounds can experience our dynamic programs in education, leadership, health sciences, recreation and performing arts.  

Please support the CEHHS mission centered on three pillars: 

1. Student Success through High-Impact ExperiencesCEHHS students define and achieve success that will serve them throughout their careers and lives. Through our curriculum, students can participate in deep learning experiences including robust practicums, internships, advanced certifications and professional development for students of all ages

Your gift to Student Success and Support Funds and Student Scholarships will deliver transformative experiences that enrich student growth and achievement. 

2. Community-Based Research that Improves Lives. The careers of educators, healthcare professionals, athletic trainers and community leaders throughout Idaho are advanced by the research conducted by CEHHS faculty and students. In turn, these essential professionals improve the health and well-being of Idahoans, especially in rural areas. 

Your gifts to CEHHS and program Excellence Funds will fuel research studies, expand lab capacity, enhance faculty expertise and promote community partnerships, benefiting all of Idaho. 

3. Elevate Life-Changing Education. Idaho’s continued vitality depends on having outstanding teachers and leaders working in every community. CEHHS graduates set new standards for excellence and demonstrate the power of education to transform lives. We proudly celebrate and showcase their impactful work to counteract misconceptions about education in Idaho.  

Your gifts to the CEHHS Excellence Fund and the Vandal Outstanding Educator Award Fund promote educators and the value of education to larger audiences.  

We invite you to support these funds, along with similar funds in these departments and programs crucial to our mission. Be sure to check to the matches and challenges that make your generous giving go even further.  

  • Department of Curriculum and Instruction focuses on education and teacher preparation.  
  • Department of Movement Sciences focuses on health, recreation, wellness and human performance. 
  • Department of Leadership & Counseling focuses on building leadership capacity in schools and human service organizations. 
  • Center on Disability and Human Development focuses on helping people with disabilities live, work, learn and play in their communities. 
  • TRIO-INSPIRE Program builds pathways for low-income Americans to enter and succeed in college. 

Thank you and Go Vandals! 

Patricia Cooke '58 College of Education, Health & Human Sciences Match
We did it! Thank you to Patricia Cooke and our generous supporters! Go Vandals!
$4,000 MATCHED
TRIO INSPIRE Director Scott Clyde Match
We did it! Thank you to Scott Clyde and our generous supporters! Go Vandals!
$1,000 MATCHED
Patricia Cooke '58 CEHHS Challenge Boost
Thank you for the support Vandals. We did it!
$4,000 / $4,000 Raised
Early Bird Challenge
Thank you to Kaitlin, Alex, Payton & LeAnn for being our early bird donors!
Dean Brooke Blevins EHHS Faculty/Staff $1,500 Challenge
We did it! Thank you, Dean Blevins EHHS Faculty and Staff!
Which college or program are you faculty/staff/retiree of?
Rank Answer Gifts
1 EHHS 28
2 EHHS - Movement Sciences 20
3 EHHS - TRIO 15
4 EHHS - Curriculum/Instruct. 8
6 EHHS - Leadership/Counseling 1
Debby '76, '85 and Pete Bailey '84 CEHHS $1,000 Finish Line Challenge/Match
We did it! Thank you to Debby and Pete Bailey and our generous supporters! Go Vandals!
$1,000 MATCHED
CEHHS Advocacy Board "More Friends" of the College $2,000 Challenge
We did it! Thank you to the CEHHS Advocacy Board and our generous supporters! Go Vandals!
101 / 101 Gifts
University of Idaho Foundation $30,000 Challenge
We did it! Thank you, U of I Foundation and outstanding supporters!
1,500 / 1,500 Gifts
Overnighter Challenge
We had a tie! The funds below will get the boost from the U I Foundation. CAMP: Si Se Puede Endowment $500 Kootenai County 4-H $250 Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) $250
Rank Prize Overnighter Program Challenge Gifts
1 $500 CAMP: Si Se Puede Endowment 16
2 $500 Kootenai County 4-H 9
3 Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) 9
4 National Model UN - Martin Institute 7
5 Department of Agricultural Education, Leadership & Communications 5
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Rank State Gifts
1 ID 97
2 WA 15
3 TX 2
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