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McNeese Receives Donation for New Scholarship

November 11, 2019 | McNeese Public Relations
On hand for the presentation are, from left, Richard H. Reid, vice president for university advancement and executive vice president for the McNeese Foundation, Kurth and Edwin K. Hunter, Tupper Foundation trustee.
On hand for the presentation are, from left, Richard H. Reid, vice president for university advancement and executive vice president for the McNeese Foundation, Kurth and Edwin K. Hunter, Tupper Foundation trustee.

The Olive Tupper Foundation has donated $20,000 to the McNeese State University Foundation to establish the Dr. Michael M. Kurth Scholarship in honor of retired McNeese professor Dr. Michael Kurth. The scholarship is open to all students in the College of Science, Engineering and Mathematics. Kurth was a professor of economics and received professor emeritus status in 2018.