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Walter Byers Scholarship Committee

Chris Woodard, Committee Chair

Purpose:  The Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship Program was established as a means of recognizing the contributions of the former executive director through encouraging excellence in academic performance by student-athletes. Under this program, one male and one female student-athlete are annually awarded a postgraduate scholarship in recognition of outstanding academic achievement and potential for success in postgraduate study. It is intended that an individual named a Byers Scholar will be recognized as one who has combined the best elements of mind and body to achieve national distinction for his or her achievements, and promises to be a future leader in his or her chosen field of career service.

Composition:  Six members, including one position allocated for a man, one allocated for a woman and four unallocated.  (Adopted: 1/10/90, Revised: 5/2/13)

Walter Byers Scholarship Committee Roster


For more information regarding the Walter Byers Scholarship contact Lori Thomas.