DULUTH, Ga. – A group of incoming college freshmen from across Georgia are recipients of the Student Achievement Award scholarships that go to the state’s top scholars. The scholarships from the Georgia Baptist Mission Board are awarded to students who will be attending either Brewton-Parker College, Shorter University or Truett McConnell University based on academic achievement, college […]
SPECIAL/Shorter University By Dawn Tolbert ROME — Three Shorter University music majors have been named winners of the 20th annual William and Mary Ann Knight Performers Competition. Exclusive to Shorter University music majors, the scholarship competition was established by friends, family and colleagues of longtime music faculty members William and Mary Ann Knight to honor and reward […]
By Dawn Tolbert ROME — Shorter University has received a $1 million estate gift to fund student scholarships. “This gift represents a significant investment made through the estate of a local couple with a heart for Shorter University, our students, and our mission of Christian higher education,” said Shorter President Dr. Don Dowless. “We value the […]
Thirty scholarships await students who are active members of Georgia Baptist churches with plans to attend one of the three Georgia Baptist colleges.
Stinchcomb was a member of Shorter’s faculty at the time of his death in April 2018.
“This scholarship was an enormous blessing for me this semester.”
DULUTH — Now is the time for pastors and other church staff to nominate deserving high school seniors for the Georgia Baptist Student Achievement Award. This Cooperative Program-funded scholarship is available to GBC-affiliated church members who maintain high academic standards. Recipients receive $1,000 each year for up to four years while enrolled at Brewton-Parker College, Shorter University, or Truett McConnell University. Students do […]