2016 RCC Photography Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the 2016

RCC Photography Scholarship Winners

Scholarship: Robert A. Heist Endowed Scholarship

Awarded To: Katherine Parker

Established by: Family & associates of Robert A. Heist

Criteria for Selection: Second-year Photographic Technology student 3.0 GPA or higher Recipient should demonstrate “good citizenship” in the department.

 

Scholarship: John, Kimberly, and Jennifer Hendrick Memorial Scholarship

Awarded To: Eden Holt

Established by: Cathy Hendrick

Criteria for Selection: Academic success and the scholarship candidates’ tendency to behave in a Godly manner, as evidenced by factors such as helping others, applying oneself, desiring to learn, a person of integrity.

 

Scholarship: W. W. & Sue Howell

Awarded To: Kimberly Lewis

Established by: W.W. & Sue Howell

Criteria for Selection: Second-year Photographic Technology student 2.5 GPA

 

Scholarship: Kodak Professional Imaging

Awarded To:  Carol Boone

Established by: Eastman Kodak Company

Criteria for Selection: Second year Photographic Technology student

Award to best all around photography student based on GPA, photo course work, portfolio review, creative and technical ability, initiative, extracurricular activities, communications ability, leadership ability, and faculty recommendations.

 

Scholarship: Mello-Yello

Awarded To: Tyler Brock

Established by: Gossage McFarland Sports Marketing

Criteria for Selection: Second-year photojournalism student Recipient selected by photojournalism instructor(s) based upon student performance; chosen after start of fall semester.

 

Scholarship: PMA Dixie Division Inc. in honor of Nelson Strawbridge

Awarded To: Katlyn Loflin

Established by: PMA Dixie Division

Criteria for Selection: Second-year Photographic Technology student based academic performance and departmental citizenship; financial need is an important consideration.

 

Scholarship: Jim Alexander Memorial Scholarship

Awarded To: Valerie Spencer and Kristi Craven

Established by: Ruth and William Alexander

Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student

 

Scholarship: Photo Alumni Associate of RTI

Awarded To: Brinsley Edwards

Established by: PAARTI

Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student

 

Scholarship: Bryan Carden Memorial Scholarship

Awarded To: Jaime Robles

Established by: Family and Friends of Bryan Carden

Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student

 

Scholarship: Jerry Howell Memorial Scholarship

Awarded To: Jaime Robles

Established by: Family and Friends of Jerry Howell

Criteria for Selection: Photographic Technology student

2016 Photojournalism grad gets APTOPIX

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2016 graduate Allison Lee Isley, now a staff photographer at the Winston-Salem Journal, had her image from the Wake Forest vs Coastal Carolina men’s basketball game picked as a daily Top Pix by the Associated Press. Each day, AP photo editors pick the day’s top photos, called APTOPIX for members to use. Congrats to Allison!