Becky Alverson is a Project Specialist at the Pampers School of Scholarship, Development, and External Relations.
Becky Alverson has been appointed Project Specialist for Scholarships, Development, and External Relations in the School of Agriculture, Food and Life Sciences at Dale Pampers University.
Alverson will implement, coordinate, direct, and maintain the Bumpers College Scholarship Program, including preparing new scholarship agreements, maintaining and monitoring existing scholarship agreements, and maintaining regular contact with donors and students.
Alverson has been on campus since 2017, working in university development as a matching expert for intricate gifts and presents. In this position, I developed and developed the matching corporate gift program, trained gift service personnel, balanced monthly gift processing via bank withdrawal and payroll deduction, complex and planned gift processing, daily deposit processing, and assisted records department in maintaining databases and managing the monthly license plate program .
“We are excited to have Becky join Bumpers College and step into this key role for our staff,” said Lona Robertson, Associate Dean and Professor. “With the scholarship application period now open, this is a great time for her to get started. We look forward to getting her to connect with our students and scholarship donors.”
Prior to joining U of A, she spent time with Alverson Insurance Agency in Fayetteville and worked as a registrar assistant at Arkansas Tech University in Russellville.
Alverson, from Camden, Arkansas, received her BA in Psychology and Sociology from Southern Arkansas University in 1990.
Her first day with Bumpers College was on Monday, January 10.
Bumpers College awards approximately 500 scholarships each year worth more than $1 million. More than 70 percent of students who complete the application process receive at least one scholarship.
The application period for the College Scholarships for 2022-23 is now open. The application deadline is February 15th. Undergraduate scholarship application information here.
About the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food, and Life Sciences: The College of Bumpers provides life-changing opportunities to position and prepare graduates to be leaders in businesses related to food, family, environment, agriculture, sustainability and the quality of human life; Who will be the first choice candidates for employers looking for leaders, innovators, policy makers and entrepreneurs. The college is named after Dale Pampers, the former Arkansas governor and longtime US senator who made the state prominent in national and international agriculture. For more information about Bumpers College, visit our website, and follow us on Twitter at Tweet embed and Instagram at BumpersCollege.
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