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King University News :: King College and Knoxville’s WIVK 107.7 Launch College Scholarship Contest

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – King College and Knoxville’s WIVK FM 107.7 are sponsoring a scholarship contest for WIVK listeners with one lucky winner receiving a full scholarship to King College.  The promotion will begin on Monday, Oct. 1 and will run through Friday, Oct. 26.  All applications must be submitted before midnight on Oct. 26, at which time five finalists will be chosen from the pool of qualified applicants.  The finalists will be invited to attend the open house/live remote on Nov. 1 at 5:30 p.m. at King’s Knoxville location at The Village at Hardin Valley where the winner will be announced. 

The Degree of Success Scholarship promotion is geared toward adults who would like to realize their dream of obtaining an undergraduate degree at no cost through King’s Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS) programs in Knoxville, Sevierville, Morristown, or the College’s newest location at Strawberry Plains.

The winner will receive a full-tuition scholarship, including books, to King College’s GPS program.  They will be able to choose from the following programs and locations:

  • Bachelor of Science in Communication (COMM) - Knoxville
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology (PSYCH) - Knoxville
  • Bachelor of Science in Allied Health (BSAH) - Knoxville
  • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice (BSCJ) - Knoxville
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) - Knoxville
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) - Morristown
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) - Sevierville
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) - Strawberry Plains
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) - Harriman

The public is invited to come join in the festivities during the open house/live remote and tour King’s Hardin Valley location on Nov. 1 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  They will have the opportunity to meet with faculty and staff, admissions, and financial aid representatives, and learn about available GPS programs where students can earn their degree in as little as 16 months, one night a week. 

For more information, contact King’s Office of Admissions at 800.362.0014 or  To register for the contest, visit


King College is a Presbyterian, master’s-level comprehensive college structured on a university model.  King offers more than 90 majors, minors and pre-professional degrees and concentration in fields such as business, nursing, law, medical and health sciences, pharmacy, digital media, education, and humanities. Graduate programs are offered in business administration, education, and nursing. For more information visit, call 800.362.0014, or email