Congratulations to Fort Valley State University Hercules Scholar, Hugh Taylor. Hugh has been selected as this week’s recipient of the $1,500 scholarship from the Tom Joyner Foundation. Inspired by his mother and older brother, Hugh plans on showing students another way of learning as he strives to become an educator through the performing and visual arts to the future generation.
DeAndre Cochran is a sophomore at Albany State University and currently a nursing major from Augusta, Georgia. This future family nurse practitioner , is an honor student who still finds time to help others. At ASU, DeAndre is a member of Gamma Beta Phi National Honor Society, Sigma Alpha Pi Success and Leadership Society, […]
William Justice is a senior, pre-med major from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. William has plans to be a medical doctor and make a difference in improving health care in for under served communities. At Delaware State, this honor student is Vice President of Rotaract, an organization to support community outreach, is a member of the Men of […]
Student: Kyle Fitzgerald Classification/ Major : Junior/ Kinesiology Hometown : Trophy Club, Texas GPA: 3.79 Kyle Fitzgerald was named the Tom Joyner Foundation Hercules Scholar from Hampton University. Kyle is studying Kinesiology at Hampton University and after completing his degree he would like to achieve his goal of becoming at children’s medical doctor. At Hampton, Kyle […]
Student : TARAI ROLLE Hometown : Nassau, Bahamas GPA : 3.95 Major / Classification : Psychology / Senior Tarai Rolle was named the Tom Joyner Foundation Hercules Scholar from Philander Smith College. Tarai is studying Psychology at Philander Smith College . After earning his bachelors , he plans to obtain a Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership. He aspires to become […]
Student : Russell R. Williams III Hometown :Opelousas, Louisiana GPA : 3.93 Major / Classification : Political Science/ Sophomore Russell Williams III was named the Tom Joyner Foundation Hercules Scholar from Philander Smith College. Russell is studying Political Science at Philander Smith College . After earning his bachelors , he plans to enroll at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Bowen […]