Scholarships News

Coaches Dooley, Fulmer and Majors Headline Auction and Golf Tournament

Supporters of UT Knoxville will have the chance to rub elbows and play golf with some well-known names this weekend while raising money for scholarships benefiting African-American students.

The fifth annual Alex Haley Scholarship Benefit Auction & Celebrity Golf Tournament takes place Sunday and Monday, May 16 and 17.

UT Student Awarded State Department Scholarship to Study Russian

Samuel Doty, a senior at UT Knoxville, has been selected for a U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study Russian in Russia during the summer of 2010. Doty, of Unicoi, is majoring in psychology, French and Russian. He plans to attend graduate school in social psychology.

UT Junior Samuel Jordan Named a 2009 Morris K. Udall Scholar

Samuel Jordan, a junior in forestry at UT Knoxville, has been named a 2009 Morris K. Udall Scholar. The Udall Scholarships honor sophomores and juniors who have demonstrated commitment to careers related to the environment. Each scholarship provides up to $5,000 for one year.