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Two Lyon students receive Alpha Chi scholarships

Two Lyon College students have received competitive scholarships from the Alpha Chi National College Scholarship Honor Society. Ellie Embry, ’20, of Hindsville, received Region II’s Joseph E. Pryor Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is presented to a graduating senior who plans to pursue full-time academic work in graduate or professional school the following year. Senior John Pruden, of Allen, Texas, received Region II’s Edward W. Gaston Scholarship. This $1,000... Read More
at Thursday, July 2, 2020

Lyon students receive Tebbetts endowment to travel to academic conferences

The Tebbetts Student Domestic Travel Endowment awarded funds to the first group of Lyon College students, allowing them to present papers and research at academic conferences. Dr. Terrell Tebbetts, the Martha Heasley Cox Chair in American Literature, began building the endowment on the anniversary of his 40th year teaching at Lyon. He wanted to support student travel in the United States the same way the Nichols Endowment supports student travel abroad. “I chose to make this gift... Read More
at Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Lyon ROTC: Full-tuition scholarships available in March

Students interested in pursuing the Lyon College ROTC (Reserve Officers Training Corps) Program can apply for full-tuition scholarships from the Army National Guard this March. Military science instructor Master Sgt. James Bacon said the scholarships offer many fiscal benefits for students. They can be applied to tuition and fees or room and board and include a $600 book stipend per semester and an ROTC allowance of $420 per month. “Students can stack this with their other... Read More
at Monday, December 16, 2019

TKE alumni awards book scholarship

Lawrence Jefferson (left), ’89, presents freshman Christian Lemp with the Tau Kappa Epsilon Xi Tau Chapter Alumni Book Scholarship.   Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) alumni awarded the first Tau Kappa Epsilon Xi Tau Chapter Alumni Book Scholarship to freshman Christian Lemp on Sept. 18. The scholarship provides Lemp up to $500 in textbook purchases or rental through the Scot Shop to an incoming male freshman. As part of the scholarship application, Lemp, of Shell, Knob, Mo.,... Read More
at Monday, September 23, 2019