Elliott Katz Hawks Scholarship Fund Established at Hodges University

March 10, 2021 –FORT MYERS, FLA – Hodges University president, Dr. John Meyer, announced the establishment of The Elliott Katz Hawks Scholarship Fund, in honor of Elliott Katz for his contributions to the community and the southwest Florida region.

“Elliott Katz shares his wealth of expertise with all of Southwest Florida every year through his Katz Lecture Series, which is hosted at Hodges University,” said Dr. Meyer. “Our University seal, translated from Latin, means: Knowledge leads to growth. Elliott brings his detailed knowledge of the Holocaust to his many devoted fans, always highlighting different layers and nuance. He is an incredible historian and lecturer.”

The fund will assist Hodges University students so they can continue their educational path and reach their career goals.

For more information about the fund, visit https://hodges.edu/give-now/elliottkatz/

Hodges University, a regionally accredited, private nonprofit institution founded in 1990, prepares students to leverage higher learning in their personal, professional, and civic endeavors. With over 10,000 graduates having a 93 percent rate of continued success in careers, Hodges is recognized for developing programs that are uniquely designed and delivered to serve a diverse adult learner population. With a campus in Fort Myers, Florida, Hodges provides flexible day, evening, and online classes taught by world-class faculty for undergraduate and graduate degrees. Hodges is also designated as a Hispanic serving institution, and is a member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU). More information about Hodges University is available at Hodges.edu.