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King University News :: King University and Knoxville’s WIVK 107.7 to Announce Scholarship Contest Winner During Hardin Valley Open House Nov. 7

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – King University 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 University.  The promotion began Tuesday, Oct. 1 and ran through Sunday, Oct. 27.  The finalists, along with the public, have been invited to attend the open house/live remote on Nov. 7 at 4 p.m. at King’s Knoxville campus 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 Professional Studies and Online Programs (GPS) in Knoxville, Blount County, Harriman, Morristown, Sevierville, or Strawberry Plains.

The winner will receive a full-tuition scholarship, including books, to one of King University’s GPS programs including Business Administration, Communication, Criminal Justice, Healthcare Administration, Information Technology, or Psychology.

The public is invited to join the celebration when the winner is announced during an open house/live remote, and tour King’s Hardin Valley campus on Thursday, Nov. 7 from 4-6 p.m.  Those attending will have the opportunity to meet with faculty, 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


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