BriteSmilz makes gift to
BriteSmilz Family & Community Connections, LLC, Evelyn S.
Dawson recently presented a gift to the Damian S. Hawkins
Memorial Scholarship, which was originally established at
HCC in 2005. The scholarship recognizes and promotes
academic achievement and excellence for students enrolled in
the Human Services Technology Program at the college.
Each year, two scholarships in the amount
of $1,000 each are awarded to HCC students, pending funds.
To be selected, students must be enrolled full-time in the
HCC Human Services Technology Program and plan to continue
their education and obtain a bachelorís or masterís degree
in social work or psychology and specialize in working with
at-risk or troubled youth.
Selection is based on a grade point
average of 2.5 or higher, residence in Halifax or
Northampton counties, two letters of recommendation
recognizing the applicantís qualities of character and
leadership, and demonstration of financial need as evidenced
by a written statement from the applicant.
For more information
on establishing a scholarship, contact the HCC Foundation
Office at (252) 536-7234.
HCC VP for Institutional
Advancement/Foundation Executive Director Tom Schwartz and
HCC President Dr. Ervin V. Griffin, Sr. were on hand as
Evelyn S. Dawson with BriteSmilz Family & Community
Connections, LLC made a gift to the Damian S. Hawkins
Memorial Scholarship recently.