CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Dec. 3, 2013 – The Gannon Endowed Scholarship has been established through the Southeast Missouri University Foundation.
The scholarship was endowed in November by Cindy Gannon of Cape Girardeau.
The recipient of this renewable scholarship will be a student enrolled at Southeast Missouri State University, with first preference given to a member of the volleyball team, second preference to an education major and third preference to a Missouri resident. A minimum grade point average of 2.0 is required for this scholarship. The Athletic Scholarship Committee will select the recipient.
Gannon, senior associate athletic director at Southeast, earned both her Bachelor of Science in Education, secondary education, with a major in physical education, in 1985 and a Master of Arts with a major in secondary education: physical education, from Southeast in 1987.
Gannon has been employed at Southeast since 1987. She served as the head women’s volleyball coach until 2006 before moving into athletic administration.