Dr. David L. Beckley and Dr. Gemma D. Beckley have reached their goal of $100,000 to complete the Georgianna Thompson Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund at
The Georgianna Thompson Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 1988 in memory of the president’s mother. The Beckleys latest gift of $7,850 will also focus on completing the Fields-Jackson Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund established in honor of their grandparents.
“We appreciate and draw strength from the values instilled in us by our parents and grandparents,” said Dr. David Beckley. “Both endowments will enable Rust to sustain a dynamic community of learners and seeks to unite a diverse population of students as active participants in scholarship and service.”
Dr. David Beckley graduated from
For information on endowed scholarships contact Dr. Ishmell H. Edwards at 662-252-8000, Ext. 4014.