Connie and Tony Leung stand with Foundation CEO Jay Stroman and USF Center for Analytics and Creativity Director of Operations Irene Hurst

From left to right: Jay Stroman, CEO of the USF Foundation; Connie Leung, Tony Leung, donors; Irene Hurst, director of operations, USF Center for Analytics and Creativity.

USF receives $1 million gift to create scholarships for low-income Hillsborough County students

Jan. 27, 2022

The University of South Florida today announced a $1 million gift from Connie and Tony Leung, founders of Sanwa Food Group, to establish the Leung Family Scholarships.

The gift, made through the USF Foundation, will support students who graduated from high schools in southern Hillsborough County, including the areas of Ruskin, Apollo Beach and Wimauma. Beginning with the 2022-2023 academic year, the scholarship will have a minimum of four recipients with annual awards of $10,000 each. Read more