Scholarship Donors, Recipients Recognized at Luncheon

July 14, 2015

Scholarships were presented to students and donors were recognized at the recent scholarship luncheon.

 

Self Regional Golf ScholarshipPiedmont Technical College student and Greenwood resident Michala Barnum (left) was recently awarded the Self Regional Healthcare PTC Golf Classic Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon. Barnum, a pharmacy technology student, is congratulated by Jim Pfeiffer, CEO of Self Regional. The scholarship is funded through an annual golf tournament held each spring and selection is based on academic achievement and financial need. 

 

 

Phi Theta Kappa ScholarshipPiedmont Technical College student and Bradley resident Patricia Polattie (left) recently received the Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon. Polattie, an administrative office technology student, is congratulated by Meredith Daniel, Phi Theta Kappa advisor. Supported through the fundraising events of the PTC’s Omega Chi Chapter, the scholarship is awarded annually to active members. Phi Theta Kappa is the international honor society for students of two-year colleges.

 

 

Nora Wells Cooner ScholarshipPiedmont Technical College student and Greenwood resident Angelica Mathis (center) received the Nora Wells Cooner Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon. Mathis, a respiratory care student, is congratulated by Jo Bartley, scholarship donor and daughter of the late Nora Wells Cooner (left) and Derrell Bartley of the family. The scholarship is awarded annually to full-time students with a minimum 2.5 grade point average and is based on financial need.

 

 

NWTF Golf ScholarshipPiedmont Technical College student and Ninety Six resident Amy Brooks (left) was recently awarded the National Wild Turkey Federation PTC Golf Classic Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon. Brooks, an Associate in Arts student, is congratulated by Dr. Jerry Alewine, dean of health science. The scholarship is funded through an annual golf tournament held each spring and selection is based on academic achievement and financial need. 

 

 

PTC Golf Classic ScholarshipSeven Piedmont Technical College students were recently awarded the PTC Golf Classic Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon. Pictured from left are Jessica Cameron, an Associate in Arts student from Ninety Six; Maria Serrano, an early care and educations student from Abbeville; Fran Wiley, assistant vice president for development; Tammy Kullnat, an Associate in Science student from Greenwood; Briannan Brown, a health science transfer student from Calhoun Falls; and Desmond Edwards, an Associate in Arts student from Calhoun Falls. Not pictured are Mary Childs, a general engineering technology student from Greenwood; and Rachael Moss, an Associate in Arts student from McCormick. The scholarship is awarded annually and is based on academic achievement and financial need.

 

 

PTC Foundation ScholarshipSeven Piedmont Technical College students were recently awarded the PTC Foundation Board Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon. Pictured are, from left, Mirisha Coleman, an Associate in Arts-Nursing Transfer student from Abbeville; Brenda Brooks, scholarship committee member; Ashley Owens, an Associate in Science student from Saluda; and Quinton Amick, a computer technology student from Clinton. Not pictured are Summer Clark, a veterinary technology student from Ninety Six; Khadijah Rice, an early care and education student from McCormick; Morgan Spaulding, a diversified agriculture student from Johnston; and Chelsey Stevens, a radiologic technology student from Whitmire. The scholarships are awarded to an outstanding high school graduate from each of the college's supporting counties based on academic achievement while in high school.

 

 

CY Thomason ScholarshipTwo Piedmont Technical College students were recently awarded the C.Y. Thomason, Sr. Memorial Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon. Pictured are, from left, Cody Jeter, a building construction technology student from Whitmire; Richard Thomason, scholarship presenter; and Emanuel Barksdale, a BCT student from Laurens. Named for C.Y. Thomason, who was a contractor for 50 years, the scholarship is awarded annually to a student in the Building Construction Technology program.

 

 

Jeanne Florence ScholarshipPiedmont Technical College human services student Odessa Williams of Abbeville recently received the Jeanne Florence Scholarship Award. Pictured are, from left, Angie Kingsmore, Lori Florence, Williams, Peggy Byess and Phil McKinney. This scholarship is available to past Educational Talent Search or Upward Bound students or a Student Support Services participant and is based on financial need, academic achievement and recommendation by Student Services director and staff.

 

 

Lakelands Orthopaedic ScholarshipTwo Piedmont Technical College students recently received the Lakelands Orthopaedic Clinic Scholarship at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon. Pictured are, from left, Carmen Burnett, a radiologic technology student from Abbeville; and Dr. Jerry Alewine, dean of health science. Not pictured is Larissa Overholt, an Associate in Science student from Abbeville. The scholarship is awarded annually to a student majoring in the Radiologic Technology program who is program-ready or near program-ready status and demonstrates academic achievement and financial need.

 

 

Piedmont Technical College heating, ventilation and air conditioning technology student and Greenwood resident Tillman Davis recently received the J.E.S. Services HVAC Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually to a student majoring in HVAC Technology who has completed 12 hours in the HVAC curriculum and maintained a minimum grade point average of 3.0.

Piedmont Technical College administrative office technology student and Greenwood resident Theresa Peterson was recently awarded the Loutrelle C. Self Memorial Scholarship. The award is presented to an AOT major who displays academic achievement, financial need and leadership ability.

Piedmont Technical College cardiovascular technology student and Greenwood resident Lauren Dixon was recently awarded the Fujifilm PTC Golf Classic Scholarship. The scholarship is funded through an annual golf tournament held each spring and selection is based on academic achievement and financial need. 

Piedmont Technical College administrative office technology student and Greenwood resident Samantha Hill recently received the Administrative Office Technology Scholarship. The Emerald Chapter IAAP offers a scholarship to a student in the Administrative Office Technology associate degree program. Other criteria includes academic achievement and financial need.