ECU’s College of Education awards $260,000 in scholarships to 95 students

The freshman class of Maynard Scholars for the College of Education pose at the annual scholarship recognition and donor appreciation event held Aug. 23. (Contributed photos)

The freshman class of Maynard Scholars for the College of Education pose at the annual scholarship recognition and donor appreciation event held Aug. 23. (Contributed photos)

The College of Education at East Carolina University presented approximately $260,000 in scholarship awards to 95 students during the scholarship recognition and donor appreciation ceremony Aug. 23 at Rock Springs Center in Greenville.

The scholarships and awards ranged from $250 to $20,000 each and were granted to students enrolled in the College of Education for the 2013-2014 academic year. Private donations fund the scholarships, created to honor and memorialize outstanding educators and the education profession in order to support the academic pursuits of future education professionals.

Chancellor Steve Ballard and Provost Marilyn Sheerer assisted Dean Linda Patriarca in recognizing the donors and accomplished students. Approximately 300 people attended the ceremony and reception, including scholarship recipients, their guests, scholarship donors, board members, volunteers, faculty and staff.

The following students were recognized:

Heather Alexander: $2,000 Burney & Judy Warren Scholarship

Angela Ball: $5,000 Teer-Mihalyi Enrichment Scholarship

Jared Ballew: $2,000 H. Frances Daniels Scholarship and $2,500 Eloise Faison Teacher Scholarship

Daniel Barnes: $800 Dianne and Chip Linville Doctoral Fellowship Endowment Fund

Lexie Barton: $20,000 Maynard Scholar ($5,000 is awarded annually for four years)

Mara Ellen Benson: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Heather Blackwell: $3,000 Linda Haddock McRae Memorial Scholarship

Michelle Broadhurst: $3,000 Emily S. Boyce Fellowship

Shelia Byrnes-Nedoma: $800 Dianne and Chip Linville Doctoral Fellowship Endowment Fund and $2,500 Ralph Brimley Enrichment Fund

Laura Cahoon: $2,500 Eloise Faison Teacher Scholarship, $5,000 Osmond Mitchell Endowment and $1,000 Charles and Beth Ward Scholarship in Elementary Education

Thomas Callon: $14,000 Pat and Lynn Lane Education Scholarship for Partnership East Students ($7,000 is awarded annually for two years) and $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Kathryn Camilleri: $2,500 Eloise Faison Teacher Scholarship and $500 Kara Lynn Corey Fennell

Wendy Carroll: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Krystyna Castro: $1,000 Becky Keith Ledford Scholarship

Dr. Linda Patriarca, left, dean of the College of Education, congratulates Taylor Waters on receiving two scholarships. 

Dr. Linda Patriarca, left, dean of the College of Education, congratulates Taylor Waters on receiving two scholarships.

Meredith Clark: $14,000 Pat and Lynn Lane Education Scholarship for Partnership East Students ($7,000 is awarded annually for two years) and $500 Dr. John T. Richards Scholarship

James Clemson: $800 Dr. Moses M. Sheppard Scholarship Fund

Julie Coates: $2,500 Mack and Margaret Coble Doctoral Fellowship

Brett Congleton: $20,000 Maynard Scholar ($5,000 is awarded annually for four years)

Alex Dennis: $1,000 Frank G. Fuller Scholarship

Catherine Dulmaine: $3,000 Daisy Carson Latham Memorial Scholarship, $3,000 Doris Burnette Scholarship and $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Brooke Edwards: $2,500 Eloise Faison Teacher Scholarship, $5,000 Osmond Mitchell Endowment and $2,000 Faye Marie Creegan Scholarship Endowment Fund

Allie Efting: $1,000 Angel Boberg-Webb Memorial Scholarship and $2,500 Tony R. Banks Scholarship in Special Education

Katie Erb: $1,000 Carolyn C. Matthews Jones Scholarship, $2,300 Helen Armfield Crowder Scholarship and $800 Dr. Moses M. Sheppard Scholarship Fund

Brandie Everhart: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Sara Farwell: $2,000 Burney & Judy Warren Scholarship and $2,500 Tony R. Banks Scholarship in Special Education

Caroline Frey: $1,000 Carolyn C. Matthews Jones Scholarship

Brianna Garbacik: $20,000 Maynard Scholar ($5,000 is awarded annually for four years)

Michelle Gianvito: $2,000 Kay Hall Chesson Scholarship and $350 Marjorie Harrison Freshman Award

James Gilliam: $5,000 Dr. Suzanne Wester, M.D. Scholarship

Heather Gray: $2,500 Mack and Margaret Coble Doctoral Fellowship and $1,000 Smith Gardner Education Leadership Fellowship

Jessica Gruber: $10,000 Educators Hall of Fame Scholarship ($2,500 awarded is awarded annually for four years)

Darla Gunter: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Hannah Hairr: $1,500 Catherine Jones Baggett Scholarship and $1,250 Boyette/Batton Memorial Scholarship Fund

Amy Hann: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Kristan Hanson: $2,000 Burney & Judy Warren Scholarship

Casey Herring: $20,000 Maynard Scholar ($5,000 is awarded annually for four years)

Hannah Hollingsworth: $14,000 Pat and Lynn Lane Education Scholarship ($7,000 is awarded annually for two years)

Mackinsay Howe: $500 Sally Ruth Hinton Klingenschmit Scholarship

Katie Hudson: $1,500 Helen Massey Harrell Memorial Scholarship

Meecha Jackson: $850 Audrey V. Dempsey Junior Award

Mykellah Jarvis: $1,250 Dr. James W. Batten Research Fellows Scholarship

Jennifer Jones: $20,000 Maynard Scholar ($5,000 is awarded annually for four years)

Kayla Jones Hacker: $1,500 Mona W. Jarvis Elementary Education Scholarship

Pamela Kennedy: $500 Laughinghouse-Leary Scholarship

Morgan Kennedy: $2,500 Tony R. Banks Scholarship in Special Education

Angelina Knies: $1,000 Dr. Betty M. Long Memorial Scholarship

Ana Kyres: $1,500 Mona W. Jarvis Elementary Education Scholarship

Nissa LaMunyon: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Tiffany Leary: $5,000 Mary Lois Staton Scholarship

Vincent Lewis: $1,500 David and B.J. Fisher Scholarship

Nannette Lowe: $2,500 Ralph Brimley Enrichment Fund

Patricia Martin: $1,000 Glatthorn Dissertation Award

Timothy Maynard: $1,000 Floyd & Pauline Mattheis Scholarship

Skylar Mills: $1,250 Boyette/Batton Memorial Scholarship Fund, $3,000 Doris Burnette Scholarship and $1,000 Sheltering Home Circle of the King’s Daughters and Sons Scholarship

Amber Narron: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Michelle Nendza: $1,000 Dr. Charles R. Coble Scholarship

Murphy Newton: $2,000 Burney & Judy Warren Scholarship, $1,500 Kallam/Moore Scholarship and $5,000 Teer-Mihalyi Enrichment Scholarship

Elizabeth Oakley: $1,000 Katie Earle Owen Morgan Scholarship and $5,000 Mary Lois Staton Scholarship

Melanie Overton: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Mary Page: $1,000 James and Virginia Tucker Scholarship

Kimberly Pernell: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Rebecca Poole: $20,000 Maynard Scholar ($5,000 is awarded annually for four years)

Casey Preddy: $14,000 Pat and Lynn Lane Education Scholarship ($7,000 is awarded annually for two years) and $2,500 Tony R. Banks Scholarship in Special Education

Sheila Riffle: $1,000 Carolyn C. Matthews Jones Scholarship

Esmeralda Rodriguez: $5,000 Benjamin Scott Denton Graduate Fellowship in Special Education

Kristin Roman: $1,000 Carolyn C. Matthews Jones Scholarship, $3,000 Helen Armfield Crowder Scholarship and $1,000 Doris Burnette Scholarship

Serenity Rudy: $1,000 Carolyn C. Matthews Jones Scholarship

Tarryn Rutherford: $350 Lena Ellis Sophomore Award

Jacqueline Smith: $350 Thomas Clay Williams Memorial Scholarship

Lanie Smith: $20,000 Maynard Scholar ($5,000 is awarded annually for four years)

Haley Sparrow: $20,000 Maynard Scholar ($5,000 is awarded annually for four years)

Benjamin Stallings: $20,000 Maynard Scholar ($5,000 is awarded annually for four years)

Kathryn Stanley: $10,000 Educators Hall of Fame Scholarship ($2,500 is awarded annually for four years)

Chris Stilley: $2,000 Faye Marie Creegan Scholarship Endowment Fund

Floyd Allen Strader: $3,000 Daisy Carson Latham Memorial Scholarship, $3,000 Don and Linda Lassiter Scholarship and $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Abby Strickland: $2,000 H. Frances Daniels Scholarship and $1,000 Kay Hall Chesson Scholarship

GeoQuesha Strong: $3,500 Mary Elizabeth Austin Yancey Scholarship Fund

Donna Stroud: $1,500 J. Worth Carter Scholarship

Vicki Thomas: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Mary Tobin: $3,000 Linda Haddock McRae Memorial Scholarship

Jacqueline Traish: $1,250 Dr. James W. Batten Research Fellows Scholarship, $250 John and Kathy Harris Scholarship and $5,000 Osmond Mitchell Endowment

Tina Venturella: $3,000 Don and Linda Lassiter Scholarship

Lynda Walker: $1,000 Wells Fargo Partnership East Stipend Scholarship

Bethany Wantz: $5,000 Osmond Mitchell Endowment

Taylor Waters: $1,500 Andy Roos Memorial Scholarship and $1,000 Ellen Boone Staton Memorial Scholarship

Blaire Watford: $1,000 Craig W. and Ruth T. Joyner Family Scholarship and $5,000 Osmond Mitchell Endowment

Savannah Wellborn: $5,000 Osmond Mitchell Endowment

Greer De Anne Welborn: $1,000 Michael Bunting Scholarship for Wells Fargo Partnership East

Jeanann Woodard: $20,000 Maynard Scholar ($5,000 is awarded annually for four years)

Majesta Lee Young: $2,000 James Bryant Kirkland Jr. and Evelyn Johnson Kirkland Middle Grades Scholarhsip

For more information about the College of Education scholarship recognition and donor appreciation ceremony and scholarships that the college offers, contact Jessica Nottingham at nottinghamj@ecu.edu.

Elizabeth Oakley, center, is congratulated on receiving the Katie Earle Owen Morgan Scholarship by the scholarship's namesake, Katie Morgan, right, and the scholarship's donor, Coral Whichard, left, during the scholarship and donor appreciation event . 

With the help of former COE development officer, Cynthia Adams (not pictured), Coral (left) and Kennith (not pictured) Whichard Jr. established the Katie Earle Owen Morgan Scholarship in honor of Katie Morgan (right). Elizabeth Oakley (center) is the 2013-2014 recipient of this scholarship.

 

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