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05-11-2006


SEKRI Donates $7,200 Scholarship to University of the Cumberlands

WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. - University of the Cumberlands recently received $7,200 from Southeastern Kentucky Rehabilitation Industries (SEKRI) to help further the education of local students.

In March, SEKRI donated $10,000 to the university, which was also used for scholarships.

SEKRI is a non-profit organization located in Corbin, Ky., whose primary purpose is “to provide qualified personnel, facilities and related services for persons with disabilities, enabling them to obtain and to be successful in maintaining competitive employment.”

University of the Cumberlands, located in Williamsburg, Kentucky, is a private liberal arts college in its 117th year of operation. Cumberlands offers four undergraduate degrees in 37 major fields of study, 30 minors and nine pre-professional programs, as well as online and accelerated, non-traditional programs for adults.