Scholarships

Blue Ridge School Education Foundation

Scholarship Grants

The ANDREW SHAW MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP was established in 2012. The Name/s chosen for the annual award go to a qualified Blue Ridge graduating Early College student accepted and enrolled in a two (2) year or (4) year college or university.

By the end of the 2017-18 school year, the Foundation had awarded a total of $94,000 to 43 students.


Andrew Shaw Memorial Scholarship Application

For Graduating Students and Parents - Please download and complete the Blue Ridge School ‚ÄčEducation Foundation 2019-2020 Scholarship Application here. Please return the application to the address indicated on the form.


Past Scholarship Grants

2017-2018

The total amount of the grants awarded: $46,700

  • Pollyanna Ballentine - Western Carolina University
    12th year at BREC - Associates Arts - Southwestern Community College
  • Madison Allard - Western Carolina University
    12th year at BREC - Associates Arts - Southwestern Community College
  • Kaitlynn Davis - Western Carolina University
    12th year at BREC - Associates Arts - Southwestern Community College
  • Madison Foster - Western Carolina University
    12th year at BREC - Associates Arts - Southwestern Community College
  • Kayley Bryson - Lee University (Cleveland, Tn.)
    12th year at BREC - Associates Arts - Southwestern Community College
  • Zoe Alvarez - Western Carolina University
    13th year at BREC - Associates Arts - Southwestern Community College
  • Alheli Maravilla - Eastern Connecticut University
    13th year at BREC - Associates Arts - Southwestern Community College
  • Lisset Almanza - DePaul University (Chicago, IL)
    13th year at BREC - Associates Arts - Southwestern Community College

2016-2017

The total amount of the grants awarded: $23,500

  • Ashlee Nikole O'Dwyer - Western Carolina University
  • Karla Paolo Magana Almanza - Western Carolina University
  • Benjamin Riddle - Western Carolina University
  • Austin John Mireles - University of Florida
  • Jesse Lee Nelson - Lee University (Cleveland, Tn.)
  • Estefano Isaac Ramirez - University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill
  • April Lynn Arnst - Western Carolina University
  • Brianna May Quinn - Western Carolina University
  • Bethany Ann-Marie Quinn - Western Carolina University
  • Isis Colex-Longinos - Western Carolina University
  • Lorie Ann Bengivenga - Western Carolina University
  • Bryson Matthew Watson - Western Carolina University

2015-2016

The total amount of the grants awarded: $11,500 Awarded

  • Savannah Kaye Bryson - University of North Carolina (Pembroke)
  • Jonathan Hunter Stewart - Mars Hill University
  • Kevin A. Morales - Western Carolina University
  • Ricky Nathan Berry - Southwestern CC and Western Carolina University
  • Cody Allen Potts - Southwestern Community College
  • Destiny Ferra-Martin - Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Blake Lewis Fowler - Lincoln College of Technology (Nashville)

2014-2015

The total amount of the grants awarded: $3,700 Awarded

  • Kaylee O'Dwyer - Pfeiffer University
  • Diane Ramirez - UNC Chapel Hill
  • Cristian Mireles - Johnson and Wales
  • Jessica Stiwinter - Southwesters Community College
  • Corey Baldwin - Southwestern Community College

2013-2014

The total amount of the grants awarded: $3,500 Awarded

  • Kirsten Olivia Mills - Univ. of North Carolina (Pembroke)
  • Daniel Evan Hickman - Appalachian State University
  • Ivy Skylar Trent - University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)
  • Carleigh Jean Stewart - Southwesters Community College

2012-2013

The total amount of the grants awarded: $3000 Awarded

  • Raven Westbrook - Western Carolina University
  • Caitlin Gilbert - East Carolina Univeristy
  • Josie Holden - outhwestern Community College
  • John Collins - Southwesters Community College

2011-2012

The total amount of the grants awarded: $1000 Awarded

  • Autumn Baird
  • Kenneth Ellington

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