Alumni & Donor Spotlights

At the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, we recognize and appreciate all contributions of our alumni and donors, for the impact they make in healthcare professions and at the SHRS.

SHRS Distinguished Alumni Award

Established by the SHRS Alumni Association, this award recognizes alumni who are actively involved in, and have made contributions to, their profession and community that reflect favorably on the SHRS. Please join us in recognizing the 2017 SHRS Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient, Patricia Rae Evans, Physical Therapy Class of 1962.  

Nominees are now being accepted for the 2018 SHRS Distinguished Alumni Award.  Click HERE for the nomination form.

IUPUI Spirit of Philanthropy Award

This award honors individuals, corporations, and foundations that have contributed to growth and student support through financial gifts and volunteer service. Please join us in celebrating the 2017 SHRS Spirit of Philanthropy Award Recipient, Nancy Yoshida.

Previous Spirit of Philanthropy Awardees

  • Nancy Yoshida (2017)
  • Linda Riccio (2016)
  • Dr. Karen Gable (2015)
  • Drs. Karyl and Eugene Rickard (2014)
  • Ron Cram (2013)
  • Donald and Nancy Lamport (2010)
  • Jane Gerardot (2009)
  • Arlene Wilson (2007)
  • Louise Goggans; Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana (2006)
  • Anita Slominski; Rock Island Foundation (2005)
  • Frances Ekstam; Sheila Ward (2004)
  • Patricia Rae Evans; Nestle Foundation (2003)
  • Stephen Jones (2002)
  • Elton Ridley (2001)
  • Family and friends of William D. Porter; Van Ausdall & Farrar (2000)
  • Steven Wodicka (1999)
  • Donald Lamport (1998)

Donor Recognition

We are very grateful to our many donors who help advance the mission of the school.

Learn more about the levels of giving.

  • Dean’s Sustainers

    • Annual contribution: Annual contribution given for 10+ years
    • Courtesies: Customized gift and recognition in school publications
  • Friends Circle

    • Annual contribution: Up to $99
    • Courtesies: Recognition in IMPACTS and the school’s website
  • Bronze Circle

    • Annual contribution: $100–$499
    • Courtesies: Same as above, plus regular updates from the dean and a copy of IMPACTS, the school’s annual magazine
  • Silver Circle

    • Annual contribution: $500–$999
    • Courtesies: Same as above, plus invitations to special events and lectures at the school
  • Gold Circle

    • Annual contribution: $1,000–$4,999
    • Courtesies: Same as above, plus annual visits or calls from the dean and an invitation to an exclusive annual recognition brunch hosted by the dean
  • Platinum Circle

    • Annual contribution: $5,000–$9,999
    • Courtesies: Same as Gold Circle
  • Diamond Circle

    • Annual contribution: $10,000–$14,999
    • Courtesies: Same as Gold Circle
  • Dean’s Circle

    • Annual contribution: $15,000–$19,999
    • Courtesies: Same as Gold Circle
  • Founder’s Circle

    • Annual contribution: $20,000 and above
    • Courtesies: Same as Gold Circle, plus permanent recognition on the school’s donor recognition wall
  • Legacy Society

    • Annual contribution: Members have made planned gift commitments to the school
    • Courtesies: Same as Founder’s Circle