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.
One student will win a scholarship to cover all expenses to an HBCU of their choice, joining an impressive group of previous “Full Ride” Scholars (DALLAS – October 1, 2016) The Tom Joyner Foundation® announced the ‘Full Ride’ scholarship program that will cover all the expenses of one student planning to attend a Historically Black […]
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Student : Jamal Hamilton Hometown : Houston, TX GPA : 3.76 Major / Classification : Business Administration / Senior Jamal Hamilton was named the Tom Joyner Foundation Hercules Scholar from Philander Smith College. Jamal is studying Business Administration at Philander Smith College . After earning his bachelors , he plans to return back to Houston, TX to obtain his Master of Business […]
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 : Adewara Adewale Hometown : Nigeria GPA : 4.0 Major / Classification : Biology / Freshman Adewara Adewale was named the Tom Joyner Foundation Hercules Scholar from Voorhees College. Adewara is a studying Biology at Voorhees College. After earning his bachelors at Voorhees College , he is planning to a University of South Carolina and began studying in the medical […]