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.
Both the student applicant and his or her parent/ guardian must complete information for this submission to be considered for a scholarship.
THE 2018 APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN.
YOU MAY DOWNLOAD AND PRINT THE FORMS OR FILL THEM OUT ONLINE.
Student must be:
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.
Winners announced at 2018 Annual Conference in April. 2018 scholarship money awarded in August 2018.
2018 Application deadline:
February 27th, 2018
Ted & Clara Gentry Scholarship Committee
Jonesboro City Water & Light
PO Box 1289
Jonesboro, AR 72403
Congratulations 2017 Recipients:
Daughter of Howell Anderson and Holly Anderson
Daughter of Adam Motherwell and Kim Motherwell
Daughter of Danny Wilson and Shawna Wilson
Son of Preston Newbill and Michelle Newbill
Daughter of Kenneth Oginski and Brenda Oginski
Son of Rick White and Donna White
Daughter of Joey Massey and Lynn Massey
Son of Carl Rine and Tracy Rine