TENNESSEE GAS ASSOCIATION
Founded in 1997, the Tennessee Gas Association Scholarship Program was established by the Tennessee Gas Association (TGA) to provide financial assistance to the children of employees who are TGA members seeking higher education and residing in the State of Tennessee. The TGA Board created the Tennessee Gas Association Scholarship Foundation and, in 2012, the Foundation was granted 501(c)3 status under the Internal Revenue Code making gifts tax-deductible.
The mission of the Tennessee Gas Association (TGA) Scholarship Foundation is to provide financial assistance to the children of employees who are TGA members, seeking higher education and reside in the State of Tennessee.
The vision of the Tennessee Gas Association Scholarship Foundation is to improve the opportunities to secure a quality higher education for qualified children of TGA member employees through dynamic fundraising efforts.
TN Gas Association Scholarship Foundation
P. O. Box 293059
Nashville, TN 37229
The TGA Scholarship Foundation annually awards two scholarships each in the amount of $3,000 named for John H. Ward, Leslie B. Enoch, ll and Dwight S. Work. Based on available funds, additional scholarships are awarded in the amount of $2,000 each. Beginning in 2022, the Foundation will award up to 4 - $500 scholarships to TGA Member Employees seeking a degree. Funding for these scholarships is collected throughout the year from golf and fishing tournaments, and silent auctions as well as donations from individuals, foundations and business partners.
Fundraising efforts are ongoing and your consideration of a gift to the Foundation would be greatly appreciated. The students receiving these scholarships are very grateful and are involved in studies of various fields such as nursing, computer science, physical therapy, pre-medicine, engineering technology and more.
Thank you for your time and consideration of support for the TGA Scholarship Foundation. if you have questions regarding this request, please contact the Foundation at 615-927-1695.
2022 Scholarship Recipient Video
2022-2023 Board of Directors
Mark O'Neal, Greater Dickson Gas Authority
James G. Sager, Great Dickson Gas Authority
Sasha Benjamin, Oak Ridge Utility District
Allen Rippetoe, Sevier County Utility District
Nathanael P. Kibler, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC
James A. Daniel, Magnolia River Services, Inc.
Eddie Davidson, Duke Energy
Mike Davidson, Middle TN Natural Gas
Daniel C. Hicks, Middle Tennessee Natural Gas Utility District
Robert A. Lambert, Jr., Lambert & Associates
Josh Lewis, Greater Dickson Gas Authority
Doug Miller, KUB
Kelley E. Zamboni, Tennessee Gas Association
Leslie B. Enoch II, Middle Tennessee Natural Gas Utility District (retired)
2022-2023 Scholarship Committee
Doug Miller, KUB - Chair
Scott Shephard, Piedmont Natural Gas - Vice Chair
Richard Clark, Clark Engineering & Utility
Kenny Hay, Atmos Energy Corporation
Klay Kuhns, Vermeer
Matt Mingus, Team Construction
Becky Thompson, Middle TN Natural Gas
Bill Turner, TN811