Scholarships Archives

Oct 22, 2019
  • ECU News Services

Alumni Association tees off for scholarships

The East Carolina University Alumni Association hosted the annual Purple Gold Golf Tournament on Friday, Oct. 18 at the Ironwood Golf and Country Club in Greenville, where teams of golfers played for...

Oct 10, 2019
  • ECU News Services

Luncheon celebrates Access Scholarship students, donors

Nearly 80 Access Scholarship students got to meet the donors who make their awards possible at an annual luncheon on Oct. 4. The Access Scholars program provides grants to East Carolina...

Oct 04, 2019
  • Rich Klindworth


It’s a typical beautiful, sunny and hot eastern North Carolina summer day. While many students are enjoying their time off from school, Caitlin Palmer has her lab coat on inside...

Oct 04, 2019
  • ECU News Services

ECU College of Nursing celebrates 122 student scholarships provided by generous donors

An annual scholarship reception at the ECU College of Nursing on Sept. 27 celebrated 122 students receiving nursing scholarships totaling $327,550 – all made possible through the generosity of donors....

Sep 23, 2019
  • ECU News Services

Harriot College celebrates students, thanks donors at scholarship luncheon

East Carolina University’s Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences continues to thank its generous donors for their help in supporting and celebrating student success. On Sept. 20, Dr. Allison...

Sep 11, 2019
  • ECU News Services

Graduate student showcases dedication at award ceremony

Dedication to the field of education and a love of Pirate Nation brought scholarship recipients and donors together — including one student who traveled all the way from Florida. Carley...

Brody Scholars (from left to right) Grant O’Brien, Brandon Garcia and Kayla Mayes pose with ECU Medical & Health Sciences Foundation board member Dr. Deanna Boyette. (Photos by Rhett Butler)
Aug 22, 2019
  • Janiya Winchester
  • Rob Spahr


Three medical students at ECU’s Brody School of Medicine have been awarded the university’s most prestigious scholarship. Brandon Garcia, Kayla Mayes and Grant O’Brien – who like their classmates are...

Apr 23, 2019
  • ECU News Services

Pecheles Automotive Group sponsors ECU HHP’s Winner’s Circle Breakfast for 15th Year

Anna Horzempa could not continue her education at East Carolina University without financial support from scholarships. “Anyone can face circumstances that may change their financial need,” Horzempa told the audience...

Apr 16, 2019
  • ECU News Services

Alumni road race raises $5,400 for student scholarships

A little rain didn’t stop 263 runners from turning out for the 12thannual ECU Alumni Road Race and Fun Run on Saturday. The event raised $5,400 for student scholarships, according...

Feb 08, 2019
  • ECU News Services

Scholarship encourages ECU students to help rural hometowns after graduation

East Carolina University senior Carley VanHoy wants to make a difference in the world, starting with her hometown. The Mount Airy native and elementary education major is one of nearly...