Students Benefit from Foundation Scholarships

  • Kristen Olson, senior recreation and park administration/therapeutic recreation major from Mena, AR, is receiving the Belinda Byrns Memorial Scholarship.
  • Austin Long, freshman from Russellville, is receiving the Vance Family Scholarship.
  • Allen Blackford, senior from Russellville, majoring in Public History, is receiving the Lawrence Evans Memorial Scholarship.
  • Brooke Hamby, senior nursing major from Van Buren, AR, is receiving the Hazel Thrasher Memorial Scholarship
  • Sarah Trusty, junior from Subiaco, AR, majoring in History with a minor in Pre-Law, is receiving the Mary Teresa Shinn Scholarship.
  • Stephanie Snowden, senior Accounting and Management and Marketing major from West Fork, AR, is receiving the Accounting Alumni Scholarship.
  • Greg Nesdahl, senior nursing major from Conway, is receiving the Hazel Thrasher Memorial Scholarship and the Eupha Sue Knox Nursing Scholarship.
  • Cory Gower, freshman from Belleville, AR, is receiving the Yell County Scholarship.
  • Kari Bearden, senior early childhood education major from Fox, AR, is receiving the J.L. and Florence Cooper Scholarship.
  • Karen Ricketts, senior journalism major from Charleston, AR, is receiving the Dana Coffman Journalism Scholarship.
  • For more information about the Arkansas Tech Office of Development, call (479) 968-0400 or visit