Walker County Chapter

About

Greetings and Roll Tide!  Welcome to the website of the Walker County Chapter of the National Alumni Association. Our chapter has been one of the most active chapters of the University of Alabama family for the past 30 years. The primary mission of our chapter is to provide scholarship assistance to deserving students from Walker County who are furthering their education at the Capstone. We also strive to host fun and informational events for our local alumni and friends which positively promote the University of Alabama.   We would love to have you join our chapter and support us in this mission. Life is good as a follower of the Crimson Tide! Please check our membership section to find out how to become involved.

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Membership in the Walker County Chapter is open to all alumni, friends and supporters of the University of Alabama. You do not have to be an alumnus to join our chapter.

 Our membership year runs from July 1 through June 30th. Yearly dues are listed below:

 Alumni Dues:

Single Member              $  30.00

Family Membership          40.00

Scholarship Member         50.00 +

 Dues may be mailed to the chapter at the following address:

Walker County Chapter
P.O. Box 1671
Jasper, AL 35502

As always, we need YOUR support to continue our mission of hosting fun and informative events, while providing meaningful scholarship assistance to deserving students from our county.

 

Haig Wright

Chapter President

Walker County Chapter
P.O. Box 1671
Jasper, AL 35502

Chapter Officers

2013-2014 CHAPTER OFFICERS

President Haig Wright, II hwright@byarswright.com Vice President

Russ Robertson rbr@lairdandrobertson.com

Vice President Treece Carr treececarr@att.net

Scholarship Chairperson Melissa Taylor taylor7599@bellsouth.net

Executive Committee Sabrina Keating mskeating@charter.net

Executive Committee Debbie Sanders DYS71U@aol.com

Executive Committee Tony Sparks tsparks@bankofwalkercounty.com

 

Scholarship Information

Our chapter is proud of our commitment of providing scholarship assistance to our students from Walker County.  At the present time, we are able to assist students with funds from 7 Endowed Scholarship Funds!  The names and corpus balances of those scholarships are listed below.

  • Bobby Marlow Memorial Endowed – $100,978
  • James L. Beech, Jr. Memorial Endowed – $100,550
  • Dr. Brenda Honeycutt Dearman Endowed – $100,365
  • R. Perry Mathews Memorial Endowed – $50,761
  • Travis and Mae Hudson Endowed – $41,375
  • James R., Martha R. and C. Kent Sides Endowed – $120,225
  • John T. Oliver, Jr. Endowed – $23,930
  • Mary Ellen Stinson Rowland Memorial and Sue Ellen Rowland Summers Endowed – $19,092
  • Mark S. Keating, M.D. Endowed – $59,790
  • Larry Drummond Endowed – $23,462
  • Dr. David Jack Rowland and Sue Ellen Rowland Summers Endowed – $3,640

Any student from Walker County may apply for these funds provided they are an incoming freshman, reside in Walker County and complete The University of Alabama admissions application by December 1st.

Our chapter was able to provide approximately $28,000 in scholarships to local students for the Fall of 2011.

As always, we need YOUR support to continue our mission of hosting fun and informative events, while providing meaningful scholarship assistance to deserving students from our county.

 

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