CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 14, 2014 – Brenda and Robert “Bob” Pigg of De Soto, Mo., have renamed a scholarship they established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation.
The former Herculaneum High School/Jefferson County Endowed Scholarship, established in 1996, has been renamed the Brenda and Bob Pigg Endowed Scholarship.
The scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior from Herculaneum, De Soto, St. Pius X in Festus, Mo., Jefferson, St. Francois or Ste. Genevieve high schools who will attend Southeast Missouri State University. First preference will be given to science majors. Financial need also will be considered. The scholarship may be renewed if the student maintains a 2.5 cumulative grade point average. The University Scholarship Committee will select the recipient.