about the Wisman Fund
- Comprised of
a single account: the IMP manages the Wisman Fund.
- The IMP
account's objective: To provide high school seniors planning to major
in finance with scholarships to attend Shippensburg University.
- The account has reached the $100,000 mark and now will be awarding scholarships.
about the SU Investment Management Program (IMP)
- One of less
than 10 student-managed investment programs nationally that are
exclusively for undergraduate students.
- Started in
- Private gifts
and funds from the John L. Grove College of Business provided the initial seed money.
- Since its
inception, the portfolio has returned over 175 percent, outperforming
most standard indices of measuring stock performance.
Benefits for Donors
- To provide a
- To get
recognition at the annual presentation.
- To provide
the satisfaction of knowing that his/her donation assisted in educating
the students and made a difference in the quality of education.
- To directly
observe the educational value through interaction with students.