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Phillips University Legacy Foundation Adds Six New Scholars for 2014-2015
May 21, 2014
Phillips University Legacy Foundation
is pleased to announce it has awarded $85,000 in undergraduate scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year. The Legacy Scholars program grants annual awards of up to $5,000 to full-time undergraduate students pursuing a liberal arts education at any of the 17 colleges or universities affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).
Twenty-two recipients, known as Phillips University Legacy Scholars, were recently awarded scholarships based upon academic excellence and their potential Christian leadership abilities in their vocations and within their communities. The 2014-2015 Legacy Scholars class includes six new Scholars:
Alexander EnglÚn, a Freshman Psychology major attending Culver-Stockton College from Olathe, KS; Johan EnglÚn, a Freshman International Relations major attending Drury University from Olathe, KS; Jonathan Hatley, a Sophomore Music Education major attending Texas Christian University from Tulsa, OK; Daniel Martin, a Sophomore Exercise Science major attending Transylvania University from Florence, KY; Emily Martin, A Senior Writing, Rhetoric and Communication major attending Transylvania University from Florence, KY; and Nyomi Tarpley, a Freshman Nursing major attending Lynchburg College from Martinsville, VA.
Since the inception of the Phillips University Legacy Foundation Scholarship and Leadership Training Program in 2002, 136 students have received over $1.1 million in scholarship assistance. The annual Legacy Scholars Leadership Development Conference will be held from November 6-9, 2014 at Falls Creek Conference Center near Davis, Oklahoma.