Endowments



Kellie Thomas

“Being at UNCG has been the most rewarding experience of my life…Not only have I gained valuable knowledge in the classroom, but I’ve also learned about my own strengths and challenges, and that I have the capacity to do a lot more than I would have imagined.”

Kellie Thomas, recipient of the William Holt & Ella (Rea) Turrentine Scholarship


Sarah White

“I’m blessed to receive this scholarship…It takes faith, compassion, and a generous heart to create scholarships, and I’m honored to have that trust – and a personal connection to one of the people who inspired it.”

Sarah White, recipient of the Nancy Ross, Betty Dickson, and Nancy Jo Smith Scholarship


Caeley Mayo

“When I got here, I was very nervous; I had applied so late, and I was worried I wouldn’t get financial aid…the person who helped at the financial aid office looked over my account and found scholarships I qualified for. It’s because of those scholarships that I am here at UNCG…”

Caeley Mayo, recipient of the Helen McBee Scholarship


Allison Phanthavong

“I was so surprised when I was notified that I received this scholarship….It’s incredibly uplifting to know there are people who have such faith in me. You inspire me to continue working even harder. Thank you.”

Allison Phanthavong, recipient of the Nido and Mariana Qubein Scholarship


Kayleigh Riker

“When you’re in college and trying to set yourself up for a good career, every little bit helps. Thank you, Mr. and Mrs. Lichtin. You have really made a difference in my life.”

Kayleigh Riker, recipient of the Lichtin Family Honors Scholarship


Kaleb Isenhour

“I believe that without scholarships I would not be in the position I am today, and I would have more difficulty working toward my dreams after college.”

Kaleb Isenhour, recipient of the Fran and Glen Ross Scholarship in the LIHC


Christian Cagle

“Thanks to the Scurry family, I can follow my desired career path with no hesitations. I am incredibly grateful. You make a difference in students’ lives – including mine.”

Christian Cagle, recipient of the Scurry Family Scholarship in LIHC


António Maiato ’19

“At the young age of 15, António Maiato ’19 found himself alone in a new country. His parents had sent him from Angola to America to increase his educational opportunities and introduce him to a new culture.”

António Maiato ’19 – recipient of the Daniel A. Lynch International Study Fund


Tina Qualheim ’16

“It was a true honor to receive the Joanne B. Craft Adult Student Scholarship, as it made continuing my education possible by removing the stress of working full-time as a parent.”

Tina Qualheim ’16 – recipient of the Joanne B. Craft Adult Student Scholarship


Sadie Daniels ’12

“We need the highest quality educators to give students the best instruction possible. If we cannot afford to get advanced degrees, then not only will our current students suffer but our future as well.”

Sadie Daniels ’12 – recipient of the Esther and John Pinnix Teachers Scholarship