Brent L. and Rachel W. Trentham Endowed Scholarship
The Brent L. and Rachel W. Trentham Endowed Scholarship, established in 2013, recognizes and awards a VolsTeach student who has demonstrated high-quality math teaching skills and commitment to the education profession. Brent and Rachel Trentham are alumi of the University of Tennessee.
Alana Cooper, the 2017-18 recipient of the Trentham Scholarship is a senior majoring in Math. Alana will complete her Apprentice teaching in the fall of 2018.
Stringer-Thompson-Taylor-Richardson-Cox Endowed Scholarship
This endowment was established by Jeanne and Neal Richardson, UT Knoxville alumni, to support those students who show high academic performance and are planning to teach science. The name given to this scholarship honors four generations of Jeanne’s family and the positive influence they shared about the importance of good education.
Maria vanAudenhove, 2017-18 recipient of the award, is a Senior majoring in Biochemistry, Cellular, and Molecular Biology. She is completing her Apprentice teaching this fall at Oak Ridge High School teaching Freshman and Sophomore Biology and STEM classes.
ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship
The mission of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is to advance the broader chemistry enterprise and its practioners for the benefit of Earth and its people. The ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate chemistry majors who attend one of ACS-Hach Land partner institutions and express an interest in teaching high school chemistry. Two VolsTeach students have been selected as recipients of the scholarship for the 2017 – 18 academic school year.
Tyler Mann is a senior Chemistry major. Tyler will complete his Apprentice teaching in the fall of 2018 and will graduate in May, 2019