UA Cossatot Holds Single Parent Scholarship Banquet in Nashville
October 11, 2019
On October 4, 2019, UA Cossatot celebrated Single Parent Students at the Howard County Single Parent Scholarship Banquet. The banquet also recognized a Pike County applicant. The awards ceremony began at 12:00 noon, and five students were recognized with scholarships.
Award recipients include Howard County residents Crystal Daves, Kortlahn Malone, Kimberly McCauley, and Chloe Scoggins. Pike County resident Sara Martin was also a recipient. Malone, Martin, McCauley, and Scoggins currently attend UA Cossatot. Daves is a UA Cossatot alumni who is continuing her education at SAU.
UA Cossatot Chancellor, Dr. Steve Cole, UA Cossatot Faculty and Staff Members, and Award Recipients
These students each received scholarships up to $900 for taking 12 college credit hours or more, which makes them full-time students. UA Cossatot Chancellor, Dr. Steve Cole, attended the awards ceremony and presented the recipients who will be attending UA Cossatot next semester with an additional $200 tuition waiver from UA Cossatot.
The Single Parent Scholarship fund has been serving families across the state of Arkansas for nearly 30 years. Their mission is to enable single parents to attain self-sufficiency through post-secondary education.
Single Parent Scholarship Fund Regional Program Manager Laura Lee Willard brought the scholarships to the banquet. The awards ceremony was hosted by Single Parent Scholarship Committee member, Tabetha Nguyen. Mrs. Nguyen and Dr. Steve Cole presented the scholarships to the recipients.
The ceremony recognized these five students, and additional information about the Single Parent Scholarship fund was given.
The Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund Team invites volunteers to share their talents by reviewing applications, facilitating student workshops, tutoring or mentoring students, assisting with the fundraising, and much more. For anyone interested in getting involved or volunteering for the Single Parent Scholarship Fund team, please visit https://www.aspsf.org/get-involved or e-mail the team at email@example.com.
Kimberly McCauley - Not Pictured