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Kendel Vickers receives George I. Alden Scholarship


Williamsburg, Ky. - University of the Cumberlands (UC) presented Kendel Vickers (Corbin, KY) with the George I. Alden Endowed Scholarship during the 54th annual Honors Day Program on Sunday, April 21st.

The George I. Alden Endowed Scholarship Fund, established in 1981 by the George I. Alden Trust, provides one-half tuition scholarships for six students and full tuition scholarships for two students; all of who must be majoring in scientific areas.

He was also named to the University’s Honor Roll. Students recognized for this honor must attain a minimum of 3.70 cumulative grade point average standing.

A junior who is majoring in biology with a minor in chemistry, Vickers received the one-half tuition endowed scholarship for the 2013-2014 year.