Memorial Scholarship Endowment

Dr. Dewitt T. Gooden III
Dr. Dewitt Gooden

The Dr. Dewitt T. Gooden III Memorial Scholarship Endowment was established with gifts from industry, friends, faculty and staff as a token of appreciation and recognition for Dr. Gooden's years of service and dedication to the agriculture industry.  Dr. Gooden passed away on April 15, 2015 after a lengthy illness and after a long career in the tobacco industry.

The purpose of the endowment is to provide scholarships for undergraduate students in the College of Agriculture, Forestry & Life Sciences in the Department of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences.

As of April 2016, the balance of the fund was $18,145.00 with $6,855.00 more needed to meet the $25,000.00 required funding level.  Those who would like to honor Dr. Gooden may contribute to the Endowment as follows:

Checks may be made payable to:
Clemson University Foundation for the Dewitt T. Gooden Scholarship

and send to:
Kim Arp, Director of Development
110 Daniel Drive, Clemson, SC  29631