Appalachian Scholarships en Appalachian Scholarship Compromise in Trouble <p>A proposal to create a scholarship fund for far eastern Kentucky college students could be in jeopardy.&nbsp;The Appalachian scholarship fund was intended as a compromise, after a measure to move the University of Pikeville into the state system couldn&rsquo;t garner enough support. In the House&rsquo;s version of the budget, lawmakers funded the scholarships with coal severance tax money. Mon, 26 Mar 2012 09:43:00 +0000 9609 at