James McChesney Scholarship Award
Dr. James (Jim) McChesney (Dr. Mac), the first chair of the Department of Recreation and Park Administration, arrived at EKU in 1966 and retired from the University in 1990. He was dedicated to the field of parks and recreation and his students now working throughout the country. This award goes to a student demonstrating leadership potential, work ethic, perceived success as a professional, and financial need. $1,000 award.