An Evening of Generosity and Gratitude — Scholarship Recognition, 2011

An Evening of Generosity and Gratitude — Scholarship Recognition, 2011

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The UMKC School of Dentistry held its annual Scholarship Recognition dinner Monday evening September 19, 2011, at Pierson Auditorium on the Volker Campus. Dean Marsha Pyle presided over the recognition of the scholarship donors and recipients. The School’s 130 endowed scholarship funds distributed 309 awards to 182 students, totaling nearly $550,000. Additionally, 29 students received 35 awards from 17 regional and national scholarship funds. This year’s ceremony marked the inaugural year for the following scholarships:  Dr. Cynthia Amyot Scholarship, Dr. Mike and Anna Mae Baba Scholarship, Dr. Jerry Fankhauser Scholarship, Kansas Dental Association Scholarship, UMKC Dental Hygiene “Defying the Odds” Scholarship, and UMKC Dental Hygiene Advanced Education Scholarship