Harold C. Jennings Scholarships Announced

Chief T. A. Wilfong will announce the Harold C. Jennings Foundation scholarships at a ceremony scheduled for Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at 10 a.m. at the Marriott on the Parkway.

The Harold C. Jennings Foundation was formed to give financial aid to deserving children, both academically and financially, of police officers including those whose parent is retired, disabled, or killed in the line of duty.  From its formation in 1977, the HCJ Foundation has granted a total of 387 scholarships over the last 36 years totaling $610,138 including this year’s recipients.  Your attendance and coverage of this event will be greatly appreciated.

           The recipients for the 2013-2014 scholarship awards are as follows:

Brandi Aiken
Daughter of retired Corporal Mike Aiken, Brandi will be a freshman at Tri-County Technical College in the College Transfer program.
Radeja Attaway
Daughter of Corporal Rob Attaway, Radeja will be a freshman at Converse College majoring in Elementary Education.
Lauren Blair
Daughter of Corporal Chi Blair, Lauren will be a freshman at the University of Kentucky majoring in Clinical Psychology.
Leah Brown
Daughter of retired Corporal Charlie Brown, Leah is a previous scholarship winner who will be a junior at Winthrop University majoring in Clinical Psychology.
Tevin D. Chappelle
Son of retired Sergeant Johnny Chappelle, Tevin is a previous scholarship winner who will be a junior at the University of South Carolina majoring in Criminal Justice.
Nicole Colwell
Daughter of Corporal Rob Colwell, Nicole is a previous scholarship winner who will be a junior at the University of South Florida majoring in Pre-Med.
Labrian Drummond
Son of retired Corporal Larry Drummond, Labrian is a previous scholarship winner who will be a junior at Clemson University majoring in Clinical Psychology.
Brian Ettari
Son of retired Detective Jim Ettari, Brian is a previous scholarship winner who will be a junior at the College of Charleston majoring in Business Administration.
Nathaniel Gamble
Son of Lieutenant Bob Gamble, Nathaniel is a previous scholarship winner who will be a sophomore at Belmont University majoring in Commercial Music.
Neil Gamble
Son of Lieutenant Bob Gamble, Neil will be a freshman at Clemson University majoring in Chemical Engineering.
Jon-Michael Harmon
Son of Captain Mike Harmon, Jon-Michael is a previous scholarship winner who will be a sophomore at Tennessee State University majoring in Business Administration.
Jordan Howard
Daughter of retired Detective Eric White, Jordan will be a junior at Eastern Michigan University majoring in Nursing.
Amber Hunt
Daughter of Captain Gerald Hunt, Amber is a previous scholarship winner who will be a sophomore at Greenville Technical College in the College Transfer program.
Samuel L. Huntington
Son of Corporal Mark Huntington, Lee is a previous scholarship winner who will be a junior at the Citadel majoring in Chemistry.
Matthew Lusk
Son of Detective Brad Lusk, Matthew will be a freshman at Greenville Technical College majoring in Engineering.
Carly Mize
Daughter of Officer Monte Mize, Carly is a previous scholarship winner who will be a sophomore at Clemson University majoring in Early Childhood Education.
Brooks Neal
Son of retired Corporal Brian Neal (deceased), Brooks is a previous scholarship winner who will be a senior at Greenville Technical College majoring in Computer Engineering.
Cody Schwartz
Son of Officer Richard Schwartz, Cody will be a freshman at the University of South Carolina majoring in Criminology.
Gregory Williams, Jr.
Son of retired Sergeant Greg Williams, Gregory is a previous scholarship winner who will be a junior at USC Upstate majoring in Business Management.

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 1:44:00 PM Categories: Events