LGFCU awards scholarships to area students

August 17, 2015

Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) proudly congratulates the 120 members selected for an LGFCU Scholarship award.

These deserving high school seniors and post-secondary students each received a $1,000 scholarship to help offset the cost of education at the university, community or technical college of their choice.

2015 LGFCU Scholarship Winners

  • Kensleigh Ables – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill         
  • Kristen Alderman – East Carolina University   
  • Morgan Austin – Appalachian State University 
  • Noah Belk – Appalachian State University        
  • Brycen Blater – Brigham Young University        
  • Kaitlyn Branam – East Carolina University       
  • Miranda Brauns – North Carolina State University      
  • Sharon Brooms – Montreat College       
  • Jason Brown – East Carolina University           
  • Keirsten Brown – University of Tennessee-Knoxville 
  • Chelsea Bullins – Appalachian State University          
  • Nicole Carpenter – Haywood Community College      
  • Mary Cheek – Wake Forest University    
  • Usha Cherian – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing    
  • Devin Cherry – Elizabeth City State University  
  • Kennedy Clevenger – Salem College    
  • Matthew Cloer – High Point University   
  • Emily Coats – East Carolina University 
  • Catherine Cole – University of North Carolina at Wilmington           
  • Emma Comer – East Carolina University          
  • Hannah Cooper – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill          
  • Candice Corcoran – East Carolina University  
  • Brittany Daniels – East Carolina University      
  • Nicholas Das – East Carolina University          
  • Erica Davidson – Campbell University  
  • Kyle Drum – Gardner-Webb University  
  • Jeremy Edwards – Wayne Community College          
  • Kimberly Ellis – University of North Carolina at Wilmington  
  • Jordan Fox – University of North Carolina at Wilmington       
  • Tawanna Franklin – Florida State University    
  • Sarah Freer – Appalachian State University     
  • Sidney Fulbright – Georgia Regents University           
  • Joseph Fulp – Western Carolina University     
  • Georgia Garrison – Francis Marion University 
  • Amanda Gorman – University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy
  • Lindsay Gorman – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill         
  • Ryan Gorman – North Carolina State University          
  • Hannah Hagans – High Point University           
  • Quiana Harris – Winston-Salem State University        
  • Nola Harris – East Carolina University  
  • Andrew Hegler – East Carolina University        
  • Brooke Heller – Lenoir-Rhyne University          
  • Michael Hensley – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill         
  • Matthew Hill – North Carolina State University 
  • Lewis Holder – Gettysburg College       
  • Brandon Honeycutt – North Carolina State University
  • Callie Hucks – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill    
  • Justin James – University of North Georgia     
  • Sarah James – Western Carolina University   
  • Jill Johnson – West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine          
  • Hannah Jones – East Carolina University        
  • Aaron Kapp – North Carolina State University 
  • McKenzie Lail – Aveda Institute   
  • Caitlin Lanning – Gardner Webb University      
  • Mackenzie Lowman – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill   
  • Robert Lynch – Old Dominion University           
  • Holly Mansfield – Johnson and Wales University        
  • Megan Mansfield – Appalachian State University        
  • Margaret Marshall – East Carolina University  
  • Madalyn Marshall – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill        
  • Jazmin McCorkle – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill        
  • Brock  McKinney – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill          
  • Tori McKinney – North Carolina State University          
  • Chandler McKinney – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill    
  • Jasmine McLean – University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • Thomas McNeill – Tri-County Community College     
  • Cody Mitchell – Appalachian State University   
  • Kinsey Modlin – Chowan University       
  • Seth Morris – University of North Carolina School of Law      
  • Rebecca Murphy – Rowan Cabarrus Community College    
  • Rachel Nelson – Campbell University   
  • Lauren Norman – Methodist University 
  • James Osborne – Surry Community College  
  • Mark Parent – University of North Carolina at Greensboro    
  • Sarah Patton – Appalachian State University   
  • Danielle Perkins – University of North Carolina at Greensboro       
  • Jackson Pickard – University of Mount Olive     
  • Bret Pittman – Appalachian State University     
  • Summer Pope – Pfeiffer University         
  • Grace Pressley – Elon University
  • Thomas Privott – North Carolina State University        
  • Margaret Rabil – North Carolina State University        
  • Skyler Ray – Appalachian State University        
  • Mikayli Rhoney – North Carolina State University        
  • Colleen Rice – Western Carolina University    
  • Jacob Richardson – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill      
  • Mitchell Roberts – University of Delaware         
  • Rachel Schauer – University of Mount Olive     
  • Bryson Shannon – Western Carolina University          
  • Nicola Singletary – North Carolina State University     
  • Jasmine Smith – North Carolina State University       
  • Michael Smith – Wake Technical Community College           
  • Rebecca Smith – North Carolina State University       
  • Andrea Stewart – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Brittney Surles – University of North Carolina at Greensboro           
  • Martha Tack – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill     
  • Andrea Talley – Western Carolina University   
  • Jarrod Thomas – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Rachel Thomas – New England College         
  • Madison Trubey – Southern Adventist University         
  • Suzannah Turner – East Carolina University    
  • Sarah Varker – University of North Carolina at Charlotte       
  • Arden Vessie – East Carolina University          
  • Joshua Walston – Gardner-Webb University   
  • Jewel Wasson – North Carolina State University        
  • Bo Weichel – University of North Carolina at Pembroke        
  • Andrew Whaley – East Carolina University       
  • Precious White – East Carolina University       
  • Lindsay Whitman – University of Mount Olive   
  • Casey Wilcox – Appalachian State University   
  • I'keliha Denise Williams – Sandhills Community College/University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • Jasmine Williams – Central Carolina Community College  
  • She'neka Williams – University of North Carolina at Wilmington     
  • Mackenzie Woods – University of North Carolina at Charlotte          
  • Kylie Wu – Columbia University  
  • Stephanie Zafra – University of North Carolina at Greensboro         

“This is the 17th consecutive year we have offered this scholarship,” said LGFCU President Maurice Smith. “It’s a real pleasure to reward these fine adults for not only getting top-notch grades, but also for finding the drive to take active roles in their communities. We applaud them and wish them luck in their studies and beyond.”

The LGFCU Scholarship recognizes a student’s high achievement in extracurricular activities, as well as academic excellence by having maintained a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher; financial need is also a consideration. For more information, visit LGFCU Scholarship.

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