Celebrating Our Fall 2022 Scholarship Awardees
Scott Murray with 10 of the 13 students selected by the Scott Murray Scholarship Fund to receive a Fall 2022 scholarship to the college of their choice, during a celebration in their honor, August 13, 2022. Studying a wide variety of topics—education, finance, animation, accounting, and more—all are very motivated young men and women who will help shape our next generation in a passionate, positive, productive way!!
The annual Unsung Hero Award Gala is a premier fundraising gala and major social event focusing on raising awareness of the need and benefits of a higher education for students served by Scott Murray Scholarship Fund and the contributions of our North Texas community.
2021 Unsung Hero Award Gala Event Gallery
Click any image to begin the slideshow of photos from our 2021 event.
Presenting sponsor Ron Haddock, center, presenting the Inaugural Unsung Hero Award to Scott Murray, left, with program emcee and sponsor Jim Keyes
Scholarship Fund founder Hank Alterman (left) with wife, Susan, standing next to awardee Scott Murray with wife, Carole, event sponsors Margo and Jim Keyes, and presenting sponsor Ron Haddock
Scott and Carole Murray, center, with daughter, Stephanie, left, and son, Doug, with his wife Katie
Elizabeth Polanco, MD (left), next to event chair, Bob Hopkins, with Bob Whisnant and Nancy Knox
Event sponsors Chad and Tammy Hennings (left) with guests Michelle and Chase Morris
Event sponsor Stratton Horres (far left) standing next to sponsor Kenneth Cooper, MD, next to guests Timmy Newsome, former Dallas Cowboys running back, and Ron Taylor
Marilyn Augur, left, with event sponsors Sara and David Martineau
Event sponsors Millie Cooper, right, with Myrna and Bob Schlegel
Event donors Norman and Chela Abdallah
Scott Murray’s family members Mary Ann and Doug Stone
Event sponsors Steve and Barbara Durham
Carole and Scott Murray with Donny Anderson, former NFL Great
Fund partner and event sponsor UNT Dallas—represented by Monica Williams, PhD (second from left), vice president for university advancement and president of UNT Dallas Foundation, and university president Bob Mong (second from right)—along with former Denver Broncos player Ronnie Robinson and the City of Dallas’ workforce development czar Lynn McBee, PhD
Give students a chance at a brighter future.