Each year the club presents $500.00 scholarships to deserving seniors graduating from Oak Ridge High School. This year the recipients were chosen from nearly 100 applicants. Two of the scholarships are supported by endowments, from the late Lion Jim Howell and the Late Lion Bob Kernohan. The others are provided from the funds raised by Lions in Oak Ridge.
Oak Ridge Lions Scholars for 2012
Oak Ridge Lions Club scholarship winners for school year 2011-2012 were recognized at the Lions Club Meeting May 29. The winners are (L to R) Jessica Watson, Dinnea Foley, and Sarah Seass. Sara Lemmonds (inset) is the fourth winner for this year. The Lions Scholars are pictured with Scholarship Program Chairman Lawrence Losh and Oak Ridge Lions President Jim Bailey.
Oak Ridge Lions Club Scholars for 2011
The Oak Ridge Lions Club presented the 2011 Oak Ridge Lions Scholars at the June 13th Meeting at Ryan’s Steak House. 2011 ORHS graduates Aislin Kate Anderson, Destiny McAdams, Amanda Jenkins, Delaney Ruth Menefee were this year’s Oak Ridge Lions Scholars.
2008 Oak Ridge Lions Club Scholar Graduates Magna Cum Laude
Heather Renfro, selected as an ORLC Scholar in 2008 recently graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Nursing program at East Tennesse State University. Read Heather’s letter to the club