Forward Ever:
The Initiative for Scholarship

As part of its mission, Milligan seeks to provide students with opportunities for scholarly pursuit. Building on a track record of solid academic achievement, this initiative helped meet the scholarship needs of current students, while at the same time building endowments to help address the financial needs of future students.

Dollars raised: $21.5 million


Gregory Center for the Liberal Arts completed
Walker Lecture Hall in Derthick Hall
Wilson Lecture Hall in Hardin Hall
Hyder Auditorium in the Science Building
Conversion from analog to digital technology in the
Paxson Communications Building
Renovations and upgrades to the P.H. Welshimer Memorial Library
Science Building improvements


New adult degree completion program in Early Childhood Education
New MBA location in Morristown, Tennessee
New ITV location in Mountain City, Tennessee, and at
Mayland Community College, offering Early Childhood Education program
New majors in Allied Health and Child Life
Transfer agreements with Gatton and Mercer colleges
of pharmacy
New online programs in Computer Information Systems and Master of Education
Expanded online course offerings across the curriculum
Pathways to Success program to increase services to community
college transfer students
New honors major in interdisciplinary studies


The Akard-McDowell Scholarship
The Charles T. Carroll Scholarship
Sue Chapman Memorial Scholarship
Clyde and Faye Clanton Scholarship
Nell S. and Glenn F. Corlew Scholarship
Edward Lynn Cothran Memorial Scholarship
The LTC Michael Edward Crowell Endowed Scholarship
Horace W. Dabney Endowed Scholarship
The First Christian Church of Johnson City Scholarship
William H. Garst Scholarship
The Goah Scholarship
The Greer-Mahan Scholarship
Robert and Velma Hall Social Learning Scholarship
Ona Laura Hampton Nursing Scholarship
Roy and Wanda Lee Hampton Scholarship
Marshall and Judy Hayden Scholarship
Dennis and Cookie Helsabeck Scholarship
Dr. Robert and Ruth Helsabeck Endowed Scholarship
The Howey Memorial Scholarship
Don and Clarinda Jeanes Christian Leadership Endowment
Michael Albert Johnson Scholarship Fund
Barbara and W. Marion Kincheloe Endowed Scholarship
Lane Whitney Lawson Scholarship
Shelly Lee Scholarship
Cpt. Brian Letendre Scholarship Fund
James E. and Elizabeth D. Lewis Endowed Scholarship Fund
Guy and Thelma Mayfield Missionary Scholarship
Mr. and Mrs. David L. McQueen Scholarship
The Mountain Mission Scholarship
James K. and Julia A. Musick Memorial Scholarship
Mr. and Mrs. Olbert Clark Noble Endowed Scholarship
The Richard Phillips Outstanding Legal Studies Student Scholarship
Boyd S. Ray Endowed Scholarship
The Bill Rhoades Outstanding Accounting Student Scholarship
The Dr. A. Dain Samples Ministerial Scholarship
The Shipley-Swann Endowed Scholarship
Martin and Louise Smith Scholarship for the Handicapped
F. Lee and Florence Vincent Endowed Scholarship
Emerald Webb ALM Scholarship
Palmer and Elva Young Ministry Scholarship


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Milligan College
P.O. Box 750
Milligan College, TN 37682

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