makes gift to Hawkins Scholarship
Director of BriteSmilz Family & Community
Connections, LLC, Evelyn S. Dawson recently presented a
$5,000 gift to the Damian S. Hawkins Memorial Scholarship,
which was originally established at HCC in 2005. This was
the last installment of a $25,000 total gift.
The Damian S. Hawkins Memorial Scholarship recognizes and
promotes academic achievement and excellence for students
enrolled in the Human Services Technology Program at the
To be selected, students must be enrolled full-time in the
HCC Human Services Technology Program and plan to continue
their education and obtain a bachelorís or masterís degree
in social work or psychology and specialize in working with
at-risk or troubled youth.
Selection is also based on a grade point
average of 2.5 or higher, residence in Halifax or
Northampton counties, two letters of recommendation
recognizing the applicantís qualities of character and
leadership, and demonstration of financial need as evidenced
by a written statement from the applicant.
information on establishing a scholarship, contact the HCC
Foundation Office at (252) 536-7239.
Director of BriteSmilz Family & Community Connections, LLC,
Evelyn S. Dawson recently presented a gift to the Damian S.
Hawkins Memorial Scholarship. Pictured are from left, HCC
President, Dr. Ervin V. Griffin Sr., Dawson and HCC Board of
Trustees Chair Frank V. Avent III.