Monday’s Pellissippi State Scholarship of the Week is The Daily Times Scholarship. The Daily Times Scholarship has been in existence since July 10 of 1987. To be eligible for consideration for The Daily Times Scholarship, a student must have at least a 3.25 GPA and be majoring in Administrative Professional Tech. The student must be a resident of Blount County and be recommended for the scholarship by their guidance counselor, principal, teacher, advisor or other professional person such as an employer.
Since it’s inception, $350 scholarships have been provided to 26 Pellissippi students for a total of $9.100.
The Daily Times, an award-winning daily newspaper in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, has served Blount County, Tennessee, readers since 1883.Their mission is to provide high-quality news, information and entertainment to their community. The Daily Times is a family-owned newspaper based in Maryville, Tenn., near Knoxville. They provide quality news and information to the communities they serve, with an emphasis on local news in the Blount County area and pride themselves on their journalists’ ethics.
We would to thank The Daily Times for their generous support of our students and our college!