Korey Lewis of Huston-Tillotson University named Tom Joyner Foundation “Hercules Scholar”

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Korey Lewis (Huston-Tillotson)

(Dallas – July  31) – Korey Lewis, a sophomore, marketing major, Pre-law minor from New Orleans, La., has been named this week’s Tom Joyner Foundation “Hercules Scholar”.
Korey’s  future aspiration is to become a business entrepreneur and impact the  community through providing products and services to better the community.
At Huston -Tillotson , Korey is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Incorporated, Marketing Club, Student Government Association and the Oxford Club. Korey also serves as a peer mentor for the university.

Huston-Tillotson University, in Austin, Tex., is the Foundation’s School of the Month for July which is part of its on-going effort to help keep students in historically black colleges and universities.

The Hercules Scholarship is named after Joyner’s father, the late Hercules Joyner, who was a strong supporter of higher education. To be a candidate for the scholarship, students must be male, attend a Foundation “School of the Month”, have a grade point average of at least 3.5, and be a campus leader involved in the community with a career goal toward making a difference in the quality of life for his race. The scholars each receive a scholarship grant of $1,500 that is paid directly to their school to help offset their college expenses.

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