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Scholarship Recipients

The 2012-2013 USC Upstate scholarship recipients represent 32 cities across the United States:

Aiken, SC
Dacia Sanders received the Bannon Scholarship. Dacia graduated from Aiken High School and is a junior majoring in nursing.

Blythewood, SC
Victorious Nelson received the Piedmont District Nurses Association Scholarship. Victorious graduated from Blythewood High School and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Boiling Springs, SC
Brian Smith received the Water Environment Association of SC (WEASC) "Legacy of Learning" Scholarship. Brian graduated from Dorman High School and is a senior majoring in engineering tech management.

Megan Stoltz received the Ted Eilenberg Scholarship. Megan graduated from Boiling Springs High School and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in management.

Cayce, SC
Hannah Ker received the Maliaka and Leon Wiles Family Endowed Scholarship. Hannah graduated from Brookland-Cayce High School and is a freshman majoring in middle grades education with an emphasis in social studies and English.

Chesnee, SC
Chelsea Beasley received the Nancy P. Moore Scholarship. Chelsea graduated from Boiling Springs High School and is a senior majoring in English with a minor in women's and gender studies.

Haley Gregg received the USC Upstate Alumni Association Scholarship. Haley graduated from Chesnee High School and is a junior majoring in secondary education with an emphasis in spanish.

Trent Gregg received the Spartanburg County Foundation Scholarship. Trent graduated from Chesnee High School and is a freshman majoring in biology.

Clover, SC
Nicole Birch received the Frances Smith Nursing Scholarship. Nicole graduated from Terry Parker High School in Jacksonville, FL and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Columbia, SC
Jasmine Horton received the Fidelis Alpha Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa. Jasmine graduated from Blythewood High School and is a senior majoring in secondary education with an emphasis in English.

Cowpens, SC
Autum Jones received the Catherine Ervin Memorial Scholarship. Autum graduated from G. D. Broome High School and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Tevin Logan received the Spartanburg County Foundation Scholarship. Tevin graduated from G. D. Broome High School and is a sophomore majoring in education.

Easley, SC
Kristina Goodman received the D. L. Scurry Foundation Scholarship. Kristina graduated from Easley High School and is a sophomore majoring in business administration with an emphasis in marketing.

Enoree, SC
Marie Haug received the D. L. Scurry Foundation Scholarship. Marie graduated from Woodruff High School and is a junior majoring in psychology.

Gaffney, SC
Jonathan Blanton received the Political Science Scholarship. Jonathan graduated from Chesnee High School and is a senior majoring in political science with a minor in nonprofit administration.

Anna Estrada received the Sonja K. Ruppe Memorial Schoalrship. Anna graduated from Gaffney High School and is a freshman majoring in elementary education.

Melissa Painter received the Mary Black School of Nursing Scholarship. Melissa graduated from Gaffney High School and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Geneva, IL
Katelyn Allen received the Ed Wilde Women's Soccer Scholarship. Katelyn graduated from Geneva Community High School and is a sophomore majoring in secondary education with an emphasis in history.

Georgetown, SC
Rochelle Pratt received the Horace C. Smith Scholarship Endowed Fund. Rochelle graduated from Carvers Bay High School in Hemingway, SC and is a sophomore majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Greenville, SC
Maureen Connelly received the P. E. O. Sisterhood AE Chapter Scholarship. Maureen graduated from Saint Joseph's Catholic School and is a sophomore majoring in nursing.

Diana Gonzalez received the Donald W. Yates Scholarship. Diana graduated from Mauldin High School and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Abigail Gordon received the Mathematics Scholarship Fund. Abigail graduated from Travelers Rest High School and is a freshman majoring in mathematics.
Kelsey Honrath received the Horace C. Smith Scholarship Endowed Fund. Kelsey graduated from Eastside High School in Taylors, SC and is a sophomore majoring in nursing.

Elsa Hurtado received the Clinton Richard Smith Scholarship. Elsa is a senior majoring in business administration.

John Lawrence received the Ambulatory Surgery Center of Spartanburg Nursing Scholarship. John graduated from Bob Jones Academy and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Svea Mason received the Bernard F. Odasz Scholarship. Svea graduated from Vero Beach High School in Florida and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in management.

Jane Montero received the 3M Nursing Scholarship. Jane graduated from Bob Jones Academy and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Rachel Oberlin received the Lois W. Marriott Scholarship. Rachel is a junior majoring in nursing.

Gordon Poteat received the Gamma Beta Phi Scholarship. Gordon graduated from Greenville Senior High School and is a junior majoring in English.

Miranda Tollison received the Extended Stay Hotels Annual Scholarship. Miranda graduated from James L. Mann High School and is a sophomore majoring in business administration with an emphasis in marketing.

Tatyana Zuyeva received the Career Center Nursing Scholarship. Tatyana graduated from North Atlantic Regional School in Lewistown, ME and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Greer, SC
John Abrams received the Eb and Maggie Barnes Memorial Scholarship. John graduated from Greenwood High School and Lander University and is a junior majoring in engineering tech management.

Morgan Brown received the D. L. Scurry Foundation Scholarship. Morgan graduated from Greer High School and is a sophomore majoring in nursing.

Vanessa Hooker received the Craig Pressley Giegerich '02 Memorial Accouting Scholarship. Vanessa graduated from Blue Ridge High School and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Dustin Levijoki received the Wesley K. Wilber Scholarship. Dustin graduated from Dorman High School and is a junior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in marketing.

Melanie McGahee received the Jerry Bennett Scholarship. Melanie graduated from Blue Ridge High School and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Stephanie Sieg received the Paul Foerster Excellence in Nursing Award. Stephanie graduated from Riverside High School and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Nathan Stafford received the James B. Greer Memorial Scholarship. Nathan graduated from Westgate Christian School and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in management.

Hamer, SC
Chasity Evans received the Spartanburg County Medical Society Nursing Scholarship. Chasity graduated from Dillon High School and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Inman, SC
Laura Andrews received the Arthur T. Meilinger Annual Scholarship. Laura graduated from Greenwood High School in Greenwood, IN and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Janine Bullman received the Mary Black Health System-Fallen Angels Scholarship. Janine graduated from Dorman High School and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Kenneth Human received the Spartanburg Rotary Club Scholarship. Kenneth graduated from Landrum High School and is a sophomore majoring in nursing.
Hailey McGill received the Lois W. Marriott Scholarship. Hailey graduated from York Comprehensive High School and is a junior majoring in nursing.

Irmo, SC
Christina McFadden received the Ambulatory Surgery Center of Spartanburg Nursing Scholarship. Christina graduated from Dutch Fork High School and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Lancaster, SC
Courtney Cauthen received the D. L. Scurry Foundation Scholarship. Courtney graduated from Lancaster High School and is a senior majoring in physical education with a minor in biology.

Manning, SC
Deleisha McFadden received the D. L. Scurry Foundation Scholarship. Deleisha graduated from Manning High School and is a sophomore majoring in nursing.

Mauldin, SC
Madeline Haudricourt received the N. A. Stirzaker Scholarship. Madeline graduated from Mauldin High School and is a junior majoring in nursing.

Moore, SC
John Yang of Moore, SC, received the Joseph L. Balintfy Endowed Scholarship in Mathematics and Computer. John graduated from Cicero-North Syracuse High School in Cicero, NY and is a senior majoring in computer science.

Overland Park, KS
Emily Minoofar received the John S. Poole Foundation Scholarship. Emily graduated from Blue Valley High School in Stilwell, KS and is a sophomore majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Pickens, SC
Tara Underwood received the Helen P. Biehl Scholarship. Tara graduated from Pickens High School and is a junior majoring in nursing.
Jaclyn Williams received the Denise Tone Memorial Scholarship. Jaclyn graduated from Pickens High School and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Reidville, SC
Brittany Burnett received the Spartanburg County Foundation Scholarship. Brittany graduated from James F. Byrnes High School and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Richburg, SC
Jessica Robinson received the Budweiser of the Carolinas Scholarship. Jessica graduated from Lewisville High School in Richburg, SC and is a senior majoring in business administration.

Roebuck, SC
Tyler Farnsworth received the Natural Sciences and Engineering Scholarship. Tyler is a senior majoring in chemistry with a minor in mathematics.

Simpsonville, SC
Jessica Coombs received the Billie Weiss-McAbee Scholarship. Jessica graduated from Riverhead High School in Riverhead, NY and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Sara Evans received the Wells Fargo Bank Scholarship. Sara graduated from Hillcrest High School and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Joshua Gioia received the USC Upstate Alumni Association Scholarship. Joshua graduated from Hillcrest High School and is a junior majoring in criminal justice.

Spartanburg, SC
Devin Bagwell received the TD Bank Scholarship. Devin graduated from Boiling Springs High School and is a junior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Joshua Blanding received the Rick O'Brien Memorial Scholarship. Joshua graduated from Timberland High School in St. Stephen, SC and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Jeremy Colyer received the Hospice of South Carolina Nursing Scholarship. Jeremy graduated from Skagway High School in Alaska and is a junior majoring in nursing.

Shatonya Griffin received the Clary/Drucker Accounting Scholarship. Shatonya graduated from Charleston County School of the Arts and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Hope Jefferson received the Featherston Family Endowed Scholarship. Hope graduated from Spartanburg High School and is a sophomore majoring in criminal justice.

Joshua Johnson received the Natural Sciences and Engineering Scholarship. Joshua graduated from Dorman High School and is a senior majoring in biology with a minor in chemistry.

Mansi Patel received the Jackie Sheriff Floyd Nursing Scholarship. Mansi is a senior majoring in nursing.

Jennifer Ridings received the D. L. Scurry Foundation Scholarship. Jennifer graduated from Dorman High School and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Alan Smith received the Diana and Michael Irvin Scholarship. Alan graduated from Dutch Fork High School and is a senior majoring in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

Porshia Tolbert received the Spartanburg County Foundation Scholarship. Porshia graduated from Dorman High School and is a junior majoring in nursing.

Stacey Zimmerman received the Ambulatory Surgery Center of Spartanburg Nursing Scholarship. Stacey graduated from Dana L. West High School in Port Byron, NY and is a senior majoring in nursing.

Summerville, SC
Matthew Begley received the Wilde Scholarship. Matthew graduated from Summerville High School and is a senior majoring in secondary education with an emphasis in mathematics.

Westminster, SC
Elissa Root received the Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery Scholarship. Elissa graduated from West-Oak High School and is a junior majoring in art studio with an emphasis in graphic design.

Woodruff, SC
Hannah Barone received the Marjorie Bourke Memorial Nursing Scholarship. Hannah is a senior majoring in nursing.

Lance Parlier received the Horace C. Smith Scholarship Endowed Fund. Lance graduated from Woodruff High School and is a sophomore majoring in chemistry. 




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