Supporting America's science, technology, engineering, math and entrepreneurship initivatives


“I strongly believe that education plays the critical role for success in life. Education enables the best opportunities for personal growth & development, career & professional achievement, income & family secuirty, and success in building satisfying relationships.”

Jack M. Gill

“Anything the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.”

Napoleon Hill

Chairs, Professorships & Teacher Incentives

The Gill Family and the Gill Foundation of Texas have endowed more than 20 faculty Chairs and Professorships at Indiana University, Lamar University and University of Kentucky.  All are in science, medicine, business or music.

In addition, the Foundation has established graduate student fellowships, teacher incentives, special seminars, research colloquia and faculty awards at UCLA, University of Florida, Lamar University, University of Kentucky, American University, Rice University and others.

The programs encourage faculty development and incentivize and enable promising graduate students toward academic, business and entrepreneurial careers.

Dr. David Cocke and Dr. J. Parga with Jack Gill at Lamar University

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