Robert H. Meier Honors Wife 

The late Robert H. Meier of Victor, Idaho provided an estate gift in memory of his wife to establish the Bettye L. Kerr Meier Endowed Student Support Fund in the College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Education. He pledged $11,000 before his death in to support academic excellence in both colleges.

Half the endowment earnings will be used to provide academic support to female undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Music, with preference given to members of The University of Alabama’s Million Dollar Band.

Bettye L. Kerr Meier was a 1948 graduate of the College of Education at UA and a member of the Million Dollar Band.