Named scholarships awarded were the JJ and Dottie Donahue Golf Scholarship, Walt Merritt Memorial Golf Scholarship, Judy Douthit Scholarship, Dr. Angie Nazaretian Scholarship, JJ and Dottie Donahue SGA President Scholarship, Louise Steele Family Scholarship, Dr. James Ballew Scholarship, Mary Moore McCoy Scholarship, Carlton Whitt Scholarship, Athens Ladies Civitan Scholarship, Dr. Loraine Pabst Scholarship and Geraldine Whitt Scholarship.
The Walt Merritt Memorial Golf Scholarship Recipient, Stiliyana Ruseva, wrote in her thank you letter, “This scholarship will not only help me financially, but it will give me the opportunity to meet a new circle of people and create connections that can last a life time. Your financial generosity is allowing me to be one step closer to my aspiration and has encouraged me to be more established and confident in my pursuit.”
Another recipient states, “I have had the privilege to work the Golf Classic for the past two years, and I enjoy getting to contribute to the fundraising that pays for me to go to school.”
Interested parties can contact the Office of Alumni Affairs and Annual Giving by phone at 256-233-8185 or or by email for more information on applying for, establishing and/or contributing to a scholarship at Athens State.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]