CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) --  A $25,000 donation from the Chattanooga Area Pharmacists Society will fund a new scholarship.

Named in memory of  Reichle B. Chandler, a 1971 UT College of Pharmacy graduate, and a 1985 MBA graduate from UT Chattanooga, the endowment will be used to fund a scholarship for newly admitted or enrolled students from Hamilton or Bradley counties at the UT College of Pharmacy Tennessee.  

The Chattanooga Area Pharmacists Society is a professional organization composed of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. The group works to provide quality continuing education and by help deserving pharmacy students with educational scholarships.

CAPS' membership consists of 75 pharmacists and pharmacy technicians from Hamilton and Bradley counties.