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Al and Dudley Cook Endowed Scholarship in the Raymond J. Harbert College of Business and College of Human Sciences

Al and Dudley Cook Endowed Scholarship in the Raymond J. Harbert College of Business and College of Human Sciences

A conversation with Al Cook. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? Dudley and I wanted to give back to Auburn and assist in helping students reach their goals. What would you want the recipients of this scholarship to know about the person...

Anita Ingram Endowed Scholarships

Anita Ingram Endowed Scholarships

A conversation with Michael Ingram. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? My education at Auburn, particularly in engineering, science and mathematics, has been fundamental to my successful career. I am compelled to return back something,...

Anna Crump Cuevas Endowed Scholarship in Nursing

Anna Crump Cuevas Endowed Scholarship in Nursing

A conversation with James S. Crump. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? This scholarship was established as a memorial for my daughter. What would you want the recipients of this scholarship to know about the person for whom it is...

Aston Family Scholarship

Aston Family Scholarship

A conversation with Mark Aston. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? I love Auburn and was fortunate enough to receive an athletic scholarship to go to Auburn. I was taught to always do what you can to give back, and my wife and I both...

Barbara Drummond Thorne Endowed Scholarship

Barbara Drummond Thorne Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Beth Thorne Stukes. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? The Barbara Drummond Thorne Endowed Scholarship was established at my mother’s request to support Walker County, Ala. students. Her wish was support the...

Barrett Family Endowed Scholarship

Barrett Family Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Christie Barrett Harrison. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? Auburn holds a special place my heart. There is no place in the world like Auburn University. What would you want the recipients of this scholarship to...

Barth-Hirth Chemical Engineering Scholarship

Barth-Hirth Chemical Engineering Scholarship

A conversation with Joe and Gail Barth. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? We chose to establish an endowment at Auburn University to show our appreciation for all that Auburn has meant to us, and to also specifically recognize Dr. Leo...

Batson Family Endowed Scholarship for the Auburn University Marching Band

Batson Family Endowed Scholarship for the Auburn University Marching Band

A conversation with Brian and Jan Batson. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? We created this scholarship to continue our lifelong support for Auburn. As a music major and member of the Auburn University Marching Band, our son was the...

B.B. and Mildred Darnell Scholarship

B.B. and Mildred Darnell Scholarship

A conversation with Jeannie Darnell and Mike Darnell. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? The scholarship is the perfect way to honor our parents, B.B. and Mildred Darnell. Auburn University meant a lot to them and had a big influence on...

Bette Chancey Keeter Memorial Scholarship

Bette Chancey Keeter Memorial Scholarship

A conversation with Brian C. Keeter. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? My brother Lane and I decided it was a fitting way to honor and remember our mom. She loved Auburn and enjoyed encouraging young people. What would you want the...

Betty Jean Duke Lee and Malcolm E. Sexton Scholarship

Betty Jean Duke Lee and Malcolm E. Sexton Scholarship

A conversation with Creighton Conrad “Jack” Lee. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? The scholarship serves to recognize Jean and help Auburn and future students. What would you want the recipients of this scholarship to know about the...

Bob and Kathy Weathers Scholarship

Bob and Kathy Weathers Scholarship

A conversation with Robert J. “Bob” Weathers. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? We have love for Auburn and want to provide opportunity for others to attend and succeed at our great university. What would you want the recipients of this...

Bob and Lydia Brackin Endowed Scholorship

Bob and Lydia Brackin Endowed Scholorship

A conversation with Joe Brackin. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? We were looking for a lasting way to honor my parents, who both passed away in 2011. Every aspect of Auburn University was always an important part of their lives. What...

Brian D. Little Memorial Scholarship

Brian D. Little Memorial Scholarship

A conversation with Hunter Finch. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? Brian Little passed away in 2005 and we wanted the impact he had on our lives to be shared with others who were not fortunate enough to know him. He loved Auburn, and...

Brock Family Endowed Scholarship

Brock Family Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Thomas P. Brock. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? My two daughters and I graduated from Auburn and we wanted to give something back to the school so others could have the same opportunity we had. Tell us about your...

Campus Club First Ladies' Endowed Scholarships

Campus Club First Ladies' Endowed Scholarships

The Campus Club First Ladies’ Endowed Scholarship program was created in 2005 with the goal of honoring each of the First Ladies of Auburn University. These scholarships follow the Caroline Draughon Endowed Scholarship, which was established in 1996 on the 50th...

Carol E. Hutcheson and James W. Hutcheson Scholarship

Carol E. Hutcheson and James W. Hutcheson Scholarship

A conversation with Jim Hutcheson. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? My wife and I wanted to give to the institutions and organizations that helped shape us into the people we are today. We have been blessed and have an obligation to...

Charles R. Horton, DVM Endowed Scholarship

Charles R. Horton, DVM Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Charles R. Horton, Jr., MD. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? I believe that one of the best ways to improve our society is to ensure that we provide a quality education emphasizing science and the scientific method....

Cheryl Casey Scholarship

Cheryl Casey Scholarship

A conversation with Cheryl Casey. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? Auburn is one of the best experiences I’ve ever known. I have no children, so this scholarship was my way of sharing and helping others have the same wonderful Auburn...

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Chin F. Lin Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Jeannie Lin Chopra Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? Auburn University is my father’s alma mater. My husband and I established a scholarship in the College of Engineering in honor of my father for his 80th...

Daisy Bond Alabama Chapter-ASID Endowed Scholarship

Daisy Bond Alabama Chapter-ASID Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Susan Bell Pendleton, former President of ASID-AL. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? When I was President of the Alabama Chapter of ASID I felt the need to honor the desires of Daisy Bond, who willed money to ASID-AL...

Dana Kimberly Woods Endowed Scholarship

Dana Kimberly Woods Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with David Woods. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? We wanted to help future COSAM students with their financial needs. What would you want the recipients of this scholarship to know about the person for whom it is...

Dan H. and Dorothy O. Ledbetter Scholarship

Dan H. and Dorothy O. Ledbetter Scholarship

A conversation with Diane L. Barlow. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? There are two reasons why I chose to create a scholarship at Auburn: 1. I highly value the education that I received at Auburn; it continues to serve me well. 2. My...

Danny G. Snow Endowed Scholarships for Engineering

Danny G. Snow Endowed Scholarships for Engineering

A conversation with Danny Snow. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? My family didn’t have money to pay for my college, but with their help and encouragement I was able to work and pay for college through the co-op program. I feel...

David N. and Kathy Dorough Endowed Scholarship

David N. and Kathy Dorough Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with David N. Dorough. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? I went through Auburn on a scholarship, graduating in 1971. Without that scholarship, attending Auburn would not have been possible. I cannot express in a few words...

Deborah Lee Shaw Alumni Scholar Endowed Scholarship

Deborah Lee Shaw Alumni Scholar Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Deborah Lee Shaw. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? I feel blessed I am able to help students in their quest for a college education at my alma mater, Auburn University. I was fortunate to be a scholarship recipient...

Deery Family Endowed Scholarship

Deery Family Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Jeff and Jennifer Deery. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? We wanted to give back to the school that has given so much to us! We met at Auburn and were both graduates of the College of Liberal Arts. What would you...

Diaco and Angela Aviki Endowed Scholarship

Diaco and Angela Aviki Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Diaco Aviki. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? I received a scholarship and it was a tremendous blessing in my life. I feel it allowed me to commit the time needed to excel and ultimately open doors that have led to...

Dr. Buddy Larry Thorne Endowed Scholarship

Dr. Buddy Larry Thorne Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Beth Thorne Stukes. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? The Dr. Buddy Larry Thorne Endowed Scholarship was established to honor my father on his 80th birthday. He loves Auburn University and has strong feelings about...

Dr. Dell Barker Walker '85 Endowed Scholarship

Dr. Dell Barker Walker '85 Endowed Scholarship

A conversation with Dell Barker Walker. Why did you choose to create a scholarship at Auburn University? I love Auburn! Those words are so very simple yet packed with memories and emotions. I thoroughly enjoyed the years I spent in Auburn as a student and have been...