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Administrative Council Scholarship

Administrative Council Scholarship

This Scholarship was established in February of 1996. The recipient of this scholarship must have completed 30 college credit hours and maintain at least a 2.5 GPA.

Bill and Sharon Brewer Music Scholarship

Bill and Sharon Brewer Music Scholarship

Bill Brewer began his career as a Music Minister serving churches in South Carolina, Kentucky and Tennessee. He served the churches for many years. But, he found his true calling and passion in the academic world as Music Department Coordinator and Choral Conductor...

Cory Darnell Scholarship

Cory Darnell Scholarship

On a Chilly Sunday – January 5, 2014, Tom Touzeau was out running on a greenway trail along Melton Hill Lake Drive near Oak Ridge Marina. Cory was off-duty that day and riding in a car with his mother on Melton Hill Lake Drive. He glanced over and saw a man lying...

Faculty Senate Scholarship

Faculty Senate Scholarship

The Pellissippi State Faculty Senate (formerly The Pellissippi State Faculty Council) was established on April 20, 2005. The Senate began functioning as a representative, voting body in fall 2005. The Senate serves both as the governing body of the faculty and as the...

Frank B. Layton, III, Technology Scholarship

Frank B. Layton, III, Technology Scholarship

The Frank B. Layton, III Technology Scholarship was established by Frank Layton Insurance, Inc. This is a newly established scholarship provides a Microsoft Surface Go laptop or a comparable laptop each fall semester to two students. To qualify for consideration for...

George H. Brink Music Scholarship

George H. Brink Music Scholarship

The George Henry Brink, Sr. Memorial Music Scholarship was established in loving memory of George by Orpha Leitch Brink. George Henry Brink was the third of five children born to Annie and John Brink, of Florence Alabama, on September 6, 1924. As a boy, he attended...

Hickory - Built Careers in Construction

Hickory - Built Careers in Construction

Hickory Construction celebrated its 40th year in business Wednesday, May 17, 2017,with an announcement at Knoxville’s Jackson terminal that the company would provide local construction workforce development a much-needed boost in the career-consideration mindset of...

Homeless Student Scholarship

Homeless Student Scholarship

Stephanie Davis was a student at Pellissippi State and her major was Business Administration Management. She was taking English 1010 in the spring of 2014 and wrote an arguement essay on homeless students. During her research, she found out that it was a problem...

JAZ Fund Scholarship

JAZ Fund Scholarship

Alex and Joan-Ellen Zucker are long term residents of Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Mr. Zucker passed away in November of 2017. The Zuckers have three adult daughters and one son. They have contributed to community life as a couple for sixty three years, particularly in...

JB and Carolyn Allen Memorial Scholarship

JB and Carolyn Allen Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was established by Gypsy Harrill in memory of her parents. John Allen was born in Bell County, Ky in 1923. He was a 20-year employee of Union Carbide in Oak Ridge, He was a member of the Caryville Lodge No. 665 F&AM, 32nd Degree Mason, a Shriner...

J.Y. Ellenburg - St. Elizabeth's Episcopal Church Scholarship

J.Y. Ellenburg - St. Elizabeth's Episcopal Church Scholarship

Janus Yentsch Ellenburg was a brilliant scientist and artist who was passionate about promoting education for women. She was one of those women who was creative as well as scientific. She graduated with a science degree from Western Maryland College and received a...

Karen Anderson Study Abroad

Karen Anderson Study Abroad

Karen was an explorer of life and that exploration took her to many parts of the world for both play and work. She was a firm believer in sharing her love of travel and learning with others. She was a devoted and beloved staff member of the Tennessee Consortium for...

Lucile Suit Memorial Culinary Scholarship

Lucile Suit Memorial Culinary Scholarship

1914 Lucile Wilson born and raised in Wylam, Jefferson County, Alabama 1933 Married Huston Carl Suit and had four children. 1960 Widowed and known for her great cooking skills, baked cakes for local restaurants. 1961 Enrolled in Lunchroom Management Program with...

Lynda and Glyn Ed Newton Scholarship

Lynda and Glyn Ed Newton Scholarship

Lynda is a graduate of the University of Tennessee where she was editor of The Daily Beacon, treasurer of her sorority and selected as a Torch Bearer. She was married to Glyn Ed Newton in 1965 and is the mother of two children. She is an instructor of the Dorothy...

Martin Winfrey Memorial Scholarship

Martin Winfrey Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was established in December 2000 by the heirs of the estate, Leath Ann Jones, Marti Rimbault and Hal. Winfrey III. The recipient of this scholarship must be a student majoring in engineering, full time status and maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Peggy and Joe Wilson Scholarship

Peggy and Joe Wilson Scholarship

Peggy Wilson was employed at State Technical Institute (Now Pellissippi State) from 1983 – 2017. At the time of her retirement she was Vice President of College Advancement and Executive Director of the Foundation. Joe Wilson was employed by State Technical in 1981...

Support Staff Scholarship

Support Staff Scholarship

This Scholarship was established in November 1991. The recipient of this scholarship must be a full time student majoring in Information Systems Technology and maintain a 3.0 GPA.

Susanne Stiles Scholarship

Susanne Stiles Scholarship

Susanne Loren Schmied Stiles was a 1989 graduate of Pellissippi State Community College. She was extremely happy with both the education and attention to student needs during her tenure at Pellissippi. When Suzanne suddenly passed away in 2008 her family began...

Valorie Hall Memorial Biology Scholarship

Valorie Hall Memorial Biology Scholarship

Valorie taught Anatomy and Physiology and other biology courses at PSCC for about 5-6 years (about 1992 – 1998-ish) and was highly respected by her students and colleagues. She resigned to pursue other opportunities and moved to Chattanooga. Valorie passed away...

Wilson Family Legacy Scholarship

Wilson Family Legacy Scholarship

On July 13, 1985, Peggy Mahan and her children, Donald and Melissa became a blended family with Joseph Wilson, and his son, Gregory. As the family grew, Donald had a daughter, Madyson. Melissa had two children, Bryson and Ava. More grandchildren will be...