Monday’s Scholarship of the Week is the Taylor and Brooke Chamberlain Scholarship. This is a new scholarship that was established on March 3, 2020 by Taylor and Brooke Chamberlain. Taylor is an alumnus of Pellissippi State.
This scholarship was established to honor and remember the educational contributions of Bill Brewer. Taylor Chamberlain was a student at PSCC from 2008 – 2011, graduated with, and Associates of Science in the Spring Class of 2011. Bill Brewer served as Academic Advisor and Choral Conductor to Taylor, as well as, instructor in a number of academic classes. Like most who had the pleasure of spending time with Bill, Taylor came to respect and admire him as an educator and leader at PSCC. Bill was instrumental in Taylor’s academic transfer to Carson-Newman University where he obtained a Bachelor’s of Music with an Outside Field in Business Management in the Spring Class of 2013. Bill’s influence and friendship will always be cherished by the Chamberlain Family.
In order to qualify for the Taylor and Brooke Chamberlain Scholarship, a student must meet the following criteria:
(1) Student must be a full-time student taking a minimum of 12 hours for each semester awarded.
(2) Must maintain an overall GPA of 2.0.
(3) Must be an active participant in the Pellissippi State Music Program verified by the Choral Director.
One scholarship will be provided each year awarding $1,000 in the fall semester and $1,000 in the spring semester.
This year’s recipient of the Taylor and Brooke Chamberlain Scholarship is Sarah Howell.