Ted & Clara Gentry Memorial Scholarship

The Ted and Clara Gentry Scholarship was established in 1984 by Trust Agreement from the Estate of Theodore Marion Gentry. Ted "Doc" Gentry owned and operated Arkansas Meter, a water distribution and wastewater collection supply company, located in Cabot Arkansas. Donations to the scholarship are encouraged and made annually in memory of the Gentrys. A total of six scholarships are awarded annually.

Number of scholarships awarded: 6

Scholarship amount: $2,000

Eligibility: A worthy dependent of someone employed by an Arkansas public/private waterworks or sewerage utility. Must meet the definition of a dependent as defined by the IRS. Previous scholarship recipients are not eligible.

Awarded: Winners will be announced at the 2022 Annual Conference in October. Scholarship money will be awarded shortly thereafter.

Congratulations to the 2020 Ted & Clara Gentry Scholarship recipients:

Madisyn Albert | daughter of Jeff Albert and Jackie Callahan
Nicole Hooten | daughter of Greg B. and Gwen Hooten
Lauren McDaniel | daughter of Michael and Trisha McDaniel
Lauren McLemore | daughter of Andrew and Sherri McLemore
Madison Poe | daughter of David and Michelle Poe
David Romine | daughter of David and Kim Romine
Nathan Shaw | son of Timothy and Amy Shaw
Bennett Grace Wilson | daughter of Danny and Shawna Wilson

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