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 2023 Annual Conference in October. Scholarship money will be awarded shortly thereafter.

Congratulations to the 2021 & 2022 Ted & Clara Gentry Scholarship recipients

Stephen Graham |
son of Doug and Aimee Graham
Adam Huffmaster | son of John and Amy Huffmaster
Brooke Jones | daughter of Robert Holly Jones
LIndsey McLemore | daughter of Andrew and Sherri McLemore
Ragan Paul | son of Rusty and Tina Paul
Jacob Wood | son of Timothy and Tonia Wood

Madisyn Albert |
daughter of Jeff Albert and Jackie Callahan
Katelyn McKeehan | daughter of Mark and Marandy Eckelkamp
Kelly Pedersen | daughter of Todd and Marsha Pedersen
Maci Poe | daughter of David and Michelle Poe

2023 Conference


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