Tag Archives: scholarships

Former ‘Outstanding Freshman’ creates scholarship for Indian students

November 18, 2019
By Matt Clower

When Tushar Chaudhry arrived at then-Troy State University in 2001, it was a major cultural shift from his home in India. But he credits one thing with helping him make the transition and find success—his engaged and helpful professors.

“I was surrounded by fantastic professors who helped me and encouraged me,” Tushar said. “Dr. Govind…

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TROY unveils merit-based scholarships for 2020 academic year

September 4, 2019
By Andy Ellis

Troy University has enhanced its merit-based scholarships to further recognize high academic achievement and provide additional opportunities for prospective students.

The new list, which went into effect Sept. 1 and is available to students who will enroll in fall of 2020, represents changes to some existing scholarships, as well as some new scholarship programs.

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“Troy Bob” Butterworth is proud to give back to his alma mater

August 19, 2019
By Matt Clower

Bob Butterworth, known as “Troy Bob” among the alumni community, has been an avid donor and supporter of Troy University for many years—but if you ask him, it’s the least he could do.

“The way I look at it, I owe TROY something because of what they did for me,” he said.

Butterworth is a…

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