2019 Scholarship Recipients - High School

Amos Smith

Kennesaw, GA

  • Duke University
  • Mathematics
  • Pastor Matthew L. Brown
  • South Central Georgia Jurisdiction, Bishop Norman O. Harper, Prelate

Khayla Maywether

Shreveport, LA

  • Baylor University
  • Doctor
  • Pastor Leroy Ealy
  • Historical Louisiana First Jurisdiction, Bishop James Proctor, Prelate

Myracle Johnson

Brentwood, CA

  • Louisiana State University
  • Pre-Medicine – Gynecologist
  • Pastor Addie Heard
  • Southern California Metropolitan Jurisdiction, Bishop J. Bernard Hackworth, Prelate
2019 Scholarship Recipients - College

Sharonda Sheriff

Brentwood, MD

  • Johnson & Wales University
  • Business Management – Sophomore
  • Superintendent Timothy Gaines, Pastor
  • Greater Maryland First Jurisdiction, Bishop Joel H. Lyles, Prelate

Taryn Johnson

Denton, TX

  • Oklahoma State University
  • Journalism – Junior
  • Superintendent Clarence Harden, Pastor
  • Texas North East First Jurisdiction, Bishop J. E. Hornsby, Prelate

Faith Joyner

Seagoville, TX

  • Moody Bible Institute
  • Urban Ministries/Communication – Senior
  • Texas Northeast Fourth Jurisdiction, Bishop Nathaniel Wells, Prelate
2018 Scholarship Recipients

Reagan Jackson

Tyrone, GA

  • Cumberland Christian Academy.
  • Accepted to Georgia State University, majoring in Biology.
  • Paradise Church COGIC, Pastor and Bishop Paul L. Forston, The Barbados & Caribbean Jurisdiction.

Kaydia Thomas

Bedford, TX

  • Harmony Science Academy – Euless.
  • Accepted to Texas A&M University, majoring in Biomedical Engineering.
  • Texas Northeast First Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction, Bishop James E. Hornsby, Prelate.

Reagan Jackson and Kaydia Thomas, with Bishop Fortson, President Dr. Benjamin Stephens, and Evangelist Joyce Rodgers.

2017 Scholarship Recipients

Ashton Wright

Jacksonville, FL

  • Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Air Traffic Management
  • Cathedral of Faith Church, Bishop Gary L. Hall, Sr., Central Florida First Jurisdiction, Prelate

Taryn Johnson

Denton, TX

  • Oklahoma State University
  • Journalism
  • St. Andrew COGIC, Supt. C. Harden, Pastor, Texas NE First Jurisdiction, Bishop J. E. Hornsby, Prelate

Sadaria Gray

Houston, TX

  • Prairie View A&M University
  • Multimedia Designer
  • Emmanuel COGIC, Bishop Hewett Richardson Sr.

John Pickett

South Holland, IL

  • University of Indianapolis
  • Accounting
  • St. Luke COGIC, Bishop J. C. Austin Sr., 5th Illinois Jurisdiction East, Prelate
2016 Scholarship Recipients

Lauren Wysingle

Houston, TX

  • Huston-Tillotson University
  • Computer Science
  • Carverdale Community Fellowship COGIC, Elder Freddie L. Solomon, Pastor

Joli Hatcher

Lewisville, NC

  • UNC Charlotte University
  • Nursing
  • Greater North Carolina Jurisdiction, Bishop Leroy J. Woolard, Jurisdictional, Prelate

Rachael King

Concord, NC

  • University of Pittsburgh
  • ER Physician
  • Breakthrough Ministries COGIC, Elder Craig Pickett, Pastor
2015 Scholarship Recipients

Cameron Johnson

Spring, TX

  • Rice University
  • Biochemistry
  • Greater First COGIC, Supt. Hamilton, Sr., Pastor

Alonzo Darius Myers

Cassatt, SC

  • Gardner Webb University
  • Physical Therapist
  • Catoe Chapel COGIC, Elder James L. Lee, Pastor

Raven Brinkley Jefferson

Southfield, MI

  • Michigan State University
  • Sports Broadcaster
  • Faith Ministries COGIC, Elder Columbus Mann Jr., Pastor

Tiana M. Colter

Phoenix, AZ

  • University of Arizona
  • Physiology
  • Emmanuel COGIC, Elder Felton E. King, Pastor, Arizona Jurisdiction, Bishop Harvey T. Young, Prelate

Ariana Young

Memphis, TN

  • Fisk University
  • Biochemistry
  • Liberty Jurisdiction, Bishop William S. Wright, Prelate

J’Andrenique Taylor

Baldwin, LA

  • Louisiana State University
  • Business Management
  • Elder Donald R. Lincoln, Pastor

Ashlyn Renee Thomas

Hayward, CA

  • University Of California, Irvine
  • Engineering
  • Glad Tidings COGIC, Bishop J.W. Macklin, Nor Cal Metropolitan Jurisdictional, Prelate

Deja Alexis Robinson

Elmira, NY

  • Corning Community College
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Word of Faith COGIC Elder Pendexter Mack, Pastor