College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Scholarships

The Jonathan K. Perryman Memorial Scholarship for the Sciences

This endowed scholarship was established in memory of Jonathan K. Perryman by family members, friends and colleagues. Applicants must be full time students, rising juniors and seniors and majoring in either Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Physics and Astronomy, Mathematics or Computer Science. Applicants must demonstrate satisfactory performance of at least a 3.0 grade point average. The award is renewable based upon reapplication and reselection. The Office of the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences collects applications and nominations, then conducts the selection process according to established guidelines. For additional information, please contact Dr. Dru Henson (hensonda@appstate.edu), Assistant Dean, College of Arts and Sciences at (828) 262-3078.

The Richard A. Thomas Memorial Scholarship for Arts and Sciences

This endowed scholarship is established as a memorial to Richard A. Thomas. The scholarship guidelines specify that applicants must demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support and that a financial aid form must be on file. Applicants must have completed the freshman year at Appalachian and must be pursuing a major within the College of Arts and Sciences. In addition, applicants must display success and progress in academics, leadership potential, and co-curricular activities. The award is directed to be renewable based upon reapplication and reselection. Mrs. Alice T. Thomas, the donor who established this scholarship endowment, would genuinely appreciate a letter from scholarship recipients detailing their background and ambitions. The Office of the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences collects applications and nominations and then conducts the selection process in accordance with established guidelines. For additional information, please contact Dr. Dru Henson (hensonda@appstate.edu), Assistant Dean, College of Arts and Sciences at (828) 262-3078.