Morningside Alumni Association awards scholarships to four students | Local News


Morningside Alumni Association continues to give back to the community and ensure that the future of students remains bright.

This year, the Alumni Association awarded scholarships to Cali Norman, who attends Appalachian State University in Boone; Jamaal Hart, who attends East Carolina University in Greenville; Teigan Henderson who attends the University of Western Kentucky in Bowling Green, Kentucky, and Kahleah Gaither who attends the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri.

The Morningside Alumni Association began awarding scholarships in 2003. Since the scholarship program began, it has awarded over $ 50,000 to deserving successful students.

Each applicant must have a high school diploma, provide proof of admission to a higher education institution and provide the name of a family member who attended Morningside Schools, Alan D. Rutherford or Race Street. The alumni association also studies needs, academic success, school level and community involvement as criteria.

Scholarship applications will be available in January 2022. Interested students can send their scholarship applications to [email protected] or The Morningside Alumni Association, Post Office Box 5934, Statesville, NC 28687.

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