Foundation announces $1,015,177 in scholarships

Published 12:00 am Thursday, September 12, 2019

The Winston-Salem Foundation is pleased to announce scholarship totals for the 2019-2020 academic year: 615 scholarships totaling $1,015,177 were awarded to 534 local students seeking higher education in North Carolina, the Southeast, and beyond. These awards were made possible thanks to the foundation’s 130 scholarship endowment funds, which have been established by generous individuals, families, and businesses ever since the foundation’s student aid program was established in 1923. The recipients include the following West Forsyth students:

• Peyton E. Anderson, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• Beatrice M. Bean,  The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• Kristen M. Binkley, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• Alice O. Carroll, William H. and Lena M. Petree Trust
• Kerry J. Cope, Robert G. Prongay Key Club Scholarship
• Emma R. Davis, Lucian and Robie Neal Student Aid Fund
• Thomas T. Do, Virginia Elizabeth and Alma Vane Taylor Nursing Scholarship, Harry C. Morgan Memorial Scholarship
• George M. Dong, Bruce Shelton Scholarship Fund, Otis B. and Genevieve W. Parrish Scholarship
• Maria D. Ferrer, Otis B. and Genevieve W. Parrish Scholarship
• Qikun Feng, Stella B. Johnson Scholarship Fund
• Ramez R. Ghobrial, Virginia Elizabeth and Alma Vane Taylor Nursing Scholarship
• Samuel A. Giron, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• La’Darrya C. Graham, Carl Robert Sapp, Mary Grubbs Sapp, and Mary Carol Sapp Memorial Scholarship
• Kaylee R. Hanooman, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• Davis W. Hundt, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• Gavin S. Hunter, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant, Tripp Joye Memorial Scholarship Fund
• Jordan G. Jackson, Sam L. Booke, Sr. Scholarship Fund
• Shaurya Jamwal, Oliver Joel and Ellen Pell Denny Healthcare Scholarship
• Emma K. Lane, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• Brianna E. Lucero, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant, I.W. Hughes Scholarship Fund
• Andrea E. Medina Silva, Virginia Elizabeth and Alma Vane Taylor Nursing Scholarship
• Deiadra E. Modlin, Erma Drum Webster Fund
• Kendall N. O’Neal, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• Jalyn D. Pouncey, Susan and Charles Hauser Scholarship Fund
• Meredith L. Robbins, Nell and Spencer Waggoner Scholarship Fund
• Melissa M. Sawyer, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• Lauren T. Sephton, Serena D. Dalton Scholarship Fund
• Samantha F. Sims, Jimmy and Sara Glenn Scholarship
• Claire N. Skinner, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• Elise P. Smith, Stella B. Johnson Scholarship Fund
• Lillian R. Smoot, The Winston-Salem Foundation Education Grant
• Samuel M. Summer, Stella B. Johnson Scholarship Fund, Elmer and Rosa Lee Collins Scholarship
• Jason J. Turcios, Kate Allred Education Grant
• Ameera B. Watkins, Leinbach Scholarship Fund, Serena D. Dalton Scholarship Fund
• Spencer A. Welch, Stella B. Johnson Scholarship Fund

The Winston-Salem Foundation is a community foundation that supports charitable programs in the greater Forsyth County area. Founded in 1919 with a $1,000 gift, it now administers more than 1,500 funds and had total custodial assets of $565 million at the end of 2018. In 2018, the foundation granted $58.6 million to charitable causes, $1.9 million of which was through its community grants program. Learn more at www.wsfoundation.org .