Chance Burnett of Versailles was awarded a Patterson Scholarship for the 2018-19 academic year at Eastern Kentucky University’s Department of Management, Marketing and International Business. He plans to major in Marketing.
The Patterson Scholarship is the largest privately funded endowed scholarship fund at EKUs. Since its establishment in 1997, the endowment is made available to student applicants who have already declared a major in business and marketing education, general business, management, or marketing. Students are awarded $1,500 per semester for two semesters. Requirements for the scholarship are a minimum 24 ACT score and a 3.0 cumulative GPA. Students submit letters of reference, and consideration is given to evidence of leadership and work-related activities.
Chance was also named a 2018-19 Regents Scholar.