Posts Tagged ‘scholarship’

Donors making a difference

Run into T-Asia Mays, a sophomore in the Darr School of Agriculture at Missouri State University, and it is hard to imagine her as anything but a MSU Bear. Nearly always donned head-to-toe in Bear Wear (whether it is Friday or not), her love for the University and her Animal Science Program in the School of Agriculture is infectious.

Foundation Scholarships impact thousands annually

In an increasingly competitive global job market, many are recognizing the key to future success is a college degree and the experience a college campus can offer. However, with higher education costs ever on the rise, many are finding it difficult to finance the college career that will help them maximize their potential and contribute to their communities. To bridge this gap thousands of Missouri State University alumni and friends help students annually through the funding of Foundation Scholarships.

Dinner honors donors helping students on their journey

For many individuals it is clear that in today’s highly competitive job market a college degree is becoming an expectation rather than a preference.  With the costs of higher education ever on the rise, it is becoming increasingly more difficult for students to finance the college journey that will open the door for them to […]

Jack, Inez Pahlmann establish scholarship

WEST PLAINS, Mo.– A local couple’s desire to help students from Ozark County has led to a new endowed scholarship at Missouri State University-West Plains. Jack and Inez Pahlmann, West Plains, recently established the Pahlmann Family Endowed Scholarship to help students from Ozark County pursue their educational goals. “My wife, Inez, is originally from Ozark […]

Wyman Scholars Endowment establishes scholarship at Missouri State

Wyman Center in St. Louis has established a new scholarship program at Missouri State University. The Wyman Scholars Endowment will assist graduates of Wyman programs who choose to attend Missouri State University.  Three full ride scholarships, available for four years each, were awarded to Kenneth Harding, Evy Eschbacher and Emily O’Donnell for the 2009-10 academic […]

W.P. woman establishes scholarship to honor husband, grandson

WEST PLAINS, Mo.- A West Plains woman’s desire to honor her former husband and grandson while helping others better themselves and their community has led to the establishment of a new endowed scholarship at Missouri State University-West Plains. Virginia Riley-Guilliams recently established the Cecil Riley and Greg Prevett Memorial Scholarship to honor her former husband […]

Former Army serviceman establishes scholarship

WEST PLAINS, Mo.- Area residents interested in a degree in agriculture can apply for a new scholarship established at Missouri State University-West Plains by a former U.S. Army serviceman. The Donald Flinner Restricted Scholarship will be available this fall for a student whose area of emphasis or interest relates to agriculture, forestry or natural resource […]