ECU Alumni Association

2016-2017 Alumni Scholarship Recipients Announced

The East Carolina Alumni Association is proud to announce the 2016-2017 Alumni Scholarship recipients. This year, 20 recipients will be awarded a total of $37,500.

Since 2005, the alumni association has awarded 252 scholarships totaling nearly $350,000. Alumni Scholarships are given to full-time undergraduates at East Carolina University who demonstrate leadership, volunteer service, and academic excellence.Each spring, the alumni association awards approximately 25 scholarships in amounts of $1,000 to $2,500 for the following academic year.

Alumni Scholarships are funded by proceeds from the association’s ECU Alumni Scholarship Classic golf tournament each fall and the Pirate Alumni Road Race and Fun Run each spring, as well as generous donations from alumni and friends. You can support the Alumni Scholarship program by running in or volunteering for our road race on Saturday, April 16 at 8:00 a.m. You can also donate online by clicking here.

Read more about the recipients at

2016-2017 Alumni Scholarship Recipients
Italics indicate a repeat Alumni Scholarship recipient.

East Carolina Alumni Association Scholarship ($2,500)

East Carolina Alumni Association Scholarship in memory of Yvonne Pearce ’82 ($2,500)

East Carolina Alumni Association Scholarship in memory of Harry Stubbs ’74, ’77 ($2,500)

East Carolina Teachers College (ECTC) Scholarship ($2,500)

Golden Alumni Scholarship ($2,500)

Mary Jo Outland Baugh ’55 Alumni Scholarship ($2,500)

Megan Grace Lavinder Memorial Scholaship ($2,500)

David ’75 & Gail Englert Scholarship ($2,000)

Donald Y. Leggett ’58, ’62 Alumni Scholarship ($1,000)

New York Metro Scholarship ($1,000)

Pitt County Chapter Scholarship ($1,000)

Tidewater Virginia Alumni Chapter Scholarship ($1,000)

Washington/Metro Alumni Scholarship ($1,000)