Family and friends start scholarship fund

To honor the life and memory of College of Media journalism student Brett Lerner, his parents, Richard and Susan Pomerantz, wish to initiate the Brett Lerner Memorial Scholarship Fund in the College of Media. The fund will provide scholarships to journalism students at the University of Illinois. To make a gift online to the Brett Lerner Memorial Fund, visit our giving page

To make a gift via mail, please send a check, made payable to UIF/Brett Lerner Memorial Scholarship, to:
University of Illinois Foundation
1305 West Green Street, MC-386
Urbana, IL 61801


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