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Tech industry leader, academic honors UGA mentor with scholarship

The Dr. Jeffrey W. Smith Georgia Commitment Scholarship is named for Dr. Greg Lavender's mentor, a computer science pioneer for UGA.
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The UGA Horticulture Club helps grow scholarship funding

The University of Georgia Horticulture Club grows more than plants. It also grows scholarship funding for current and future Bulldogs.
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New UGA presidential fund helps graduate students complete their degrees

New fund will help students overcome financial challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic and complete their degrees.

UGA athletics director pledges $100K to need-based aid

Josh Brooks recently pledged $100,000 to create an endowed, need-based scholarship supporting Athens-Clarke County students.

UGA alumni pro golfers headline donors to new scholarship

Thanks to nearly a dozen current and former UGA golfers and others, contributions of more than $100,000 will create a need-based scholarship.
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UGA alumni at The Home Depot come together to endow scholarship

The UGA Corporate Alumni Chapter at The Home Depot created an endowed need-based scholarship for students who wanted to attend UGA. 
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Anne and Brian Beckwith hope to inspire the next generation

Anne and Brian Beckwith hope to inspire the next generation. And the one after that. And … Theirs is a UGA love story. Anne (BBA '90) and Brian (BBA '91) met while students and have made the University of Georgia an integral part of…
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Fund honors law school’s first Black graduate

UGA has established the Chester C. Davenport Memorial Endowment Fund to support scholarships and fellowships in the School of Law in memory of the law school’s first African American graduate, who passed away in early August.

Gifts from UGA alumni create CAES Rural Scholars Program

Several UGA alumni pledged $500,000 to provide renewable yearly scholarships for four to six qualified students from rural Georgia.
Matthew and Kelly Stafford in 2009

Former UGA football star Matthew Stafford pledges $1.5 million to alma mater

Former UGA and current Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford and wife Kelly have committed to a gift to the university totaling $1.5 million.