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Oct. 26, 2011
HCC Foundation Inc. Awards More Than 100 Scholarships to HCC Students
WELDON, N.C. – For the fall 2011 semester, the Halifax Community College (HCC) Foundation Inc. awarded 112 scholarships to 50 HCC students, totaling more than $75,000. The list of scholarship recipients follows.

Generous individuals, businesses, civic and professional groups make scholarship awards possible. The scholarships vary in amount and selection criteria. Donors and scholarship recipients will be honored during the upcoming Donor Recognition Luncheon and Scholarship Awards Ceremony.

The HCC Foundation Inc. was established in 1976. The Foundation provides new sources of funding for the College to implement its programs and services and assists students with funding their college education. The Foundation was created as the main vehicle for raising tax-deductible funds from the private sector. For information about contributing to the Foundation, contact Dr. Linnie Carter at 252-536-7239 or carterl@halifaxcc.edu or visit the HCC website at http://www.halifaxcc.edu/Foundation/.

Fall 2011 Scholarship Recipients

Names of Scholarships

Name of Scholarship Recipients

Alice J. Lewter Memorial Scholarship

Diane Shearin

Angels Closet Scholarship

Telisha Alston, Shakira Gary, Megan Godsey, Dyguandre Hannon, Amethyst Simmons and Tiffani Slack

BB&T Scholarship Fund

Denise Daniel, Destiny Morris, Mark Sanders, Amethyst Simmons and Shakia Simmons

Benny Strickland Memorial Scholarship

Jessica Hedspeth

Bernice Hatchell Hobday Nursing Scholarship

Tonya Mason

Brandi Noel Ogburn Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Britteny Hux

Charles Preston McElheney Family Scholarship

Christina Sledge

Clellie M. Taylor Memorial Scholarship

Anna Tippett

Connie Pittman Wardsworth Memorial Scholarship

Destiny Morriss

Daily Herald Women In Business Scholarship

Mary Cummings

Damian S. Hawkins Memorial Scholarship

Latara Abington and Judith Storey

Dominion NC Power Scholarship

Ebony Boone, Shakira Gary

Dr. Laura Walton Buffaloe Scholarship

Christina Stewart

Earl Houston Fuller Memorial Scholarship

Katherine Little

Elizabeth Marie Nielsen Schuelke Memorial Scholarship

Britteny Hux

Ellen Davis Eudy Alpha Delta Kappa Memorial Scholarship Kathryn Bryant

Enfield Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

Jaamel Jones

Eugene Craig Shell Memorial Scholarship

Lauren Nichols

Evelyn Freid Memorial Nursing Scholaship

Tonya Mason

Faye Jessup Twisdale Memorial Scholarship

Debra Golden

Frank V. Avent III Veterans/Business Administration Scholarship

Brenda J. Clark

Georgia-Pacific Corporation Scholarship

Barbara Massey

Gloria Amelia Maxwell Memorial Scholarship

Dorothy Harry

Halifax Community College  Education

Diane Shearin

Halifax Electric Membership Corporation Scholarship

Brianna Lynch

Harry A. Branch Scholarship

Christina Stewart

Harry, Evelyn, and Josephine Freid Scholarship

Temetra Brown

Hazel Piner Lawrence Memorial Scholarship

Britteny Hux

HCC Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship

Dixie Medlin

HCC Association of Educational Office Professionals

Victoria Ellington

HCC Dental Hygiene Scholarship

Whitney Council

HCC Freshman Scholarship

Kristen Robinson

HCC Honors Scholarship

Destiny Morriss

HCC Leadership Award

Temetra Brown, Tiffany Davis, Cory Dill, Akia  Eaton, Victoria Ellington, Jacob Griffies, Dorothy Harry, Megan Jones, David Laskey, Brianna Lynch, William Martin, Lydia McLaughlin, Dixie Medlin, Angel Mills, Ashley Mitchell, Donise Mitchell, Lauren Nichols, Kimberly Perry, Belinda Pitts, Tomekia Smith and Nicole Wood

HCC Returning Adult Scholarship

Harriett Whitehead

HCC Sophomore Scholarship

Maci Bridgers, Tonya Mason, Barbara Massey and Christina Stewart

HCC Student Services Scholarship

Teresa Squire

HenryMollieLouise Farber Memorial Scholarship

Diane Shearin

Hoffman-Arthur Dental Hygiene Scholarship

Maci Bridgers, Whitney Council and Keaundra Johnson

Howerton Gowen Memorial Scholarship

Kimberly Ingram

John Manning Memorial Scholarship

Jaamel Jones

John Walter Bell Memorial Scholarship

Megan Jones

Judson and Mary Belle Middleton Memorial Scholarship

Ashley Mitchell

Julia Stanley and Elizabeth Hitchings Memorial Scholarship

Barbara Massey

Juvenile Court Counselors

Judith Storey

KapStone Kraft Paper Corporation Scholarship

Jaamel Jones

Kathryn Dunlow Heustess Memorial Scholarship

Ryan Edwards

Lake Gaston Computer Club Scholarship

Katherine Little

Libby Grant Scholarship

Cory Dill

Margaret and Linwood Nixon, Sr. Nursing Scholarship Fund

Dixie Medlin

Margaret Gunn Taylor Memorial Scholarship

Jessica Hedspeth

New Dixie Oil Corporation Scholarship

Kimberly Ingram

New Life Scholarship

Christina Sledge

Oscar Luther Scarbrough, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Maci Bridgers

Pete Amsler /Stray Cats Hot Rod Association Automotive Scholarship

William Martin

Peter Luther Kasper Memorial Scholarship

Donise Mitchell

Raybon Bone Memorial Scholarship

Jaamel Jones

Rev. and Mrs. Daniel Hux Memorial Scholarship

Britteny Hux

Rightmyer Machine Rental Construction Scholarship

Jaamel Jones

Roanoke Lumber Company Scholarship

Nicole Wood

Roanoke Rapids Lions Club Scholarship

Kristen Robinson

Roanoke Valley Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

Anna Tippett

Roanoke Valley Energy Facility Scholarship

Jacob Griffies

Roanoke Valley Home Builders Association Scholarship

Harriett Whitehead

Robert B. Metcalfe Memorial Scholarship James Edward Williams

Rose and Louis Kittner Memorial Scholarship

Stephanie Turner

Ruby Vincent Ward Scholarship

Kimberly Perry

Ruth Elliott Oakes Nursing Scholarship

Britteny Hux

Sallie Hudson Memorial Scholarship

Cory Dill

Sandra Lee Ward Memorial Scholarship

Jacob Griffies

Sandra R. Tart Memorial Scholarship

Latara Abington

Sara Crawley Boseman Memorial Scholarship

Jacob Griffies

State Employees’ Credit Union Foundation Scholarship

Tonya Mason and Stephanie Turner

T. Mason & Vivian C. Woodruff Memorial Scholarship

Ceantre' Black

Wachovia Technical Scholarship

Katherine Little

WestPoint Stevens Scholarship

Ceantre' Black

Wilkie Real Estate, Inc. Scholarship

Mary Cummings

Halifax Community College’s Mission
Halifax Community College strives to meet the diverse needs of our community by providing high-quality, accessible and affordable education and services for a rapidly changing and globally competitive marketplace.
Primary Media Contact: Melanie Temple, Public Information Officer, templem@halifaxcc.edu, 252-538-4319

Secondary Media Contact: Linnie S. Carter, Ph.D., APR, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Halifax Community College and Executive Director of the Halifax Community College Foundation Inc., carterl@halifaxcc.edu, 252-536-7239