The Henderson County Education Foundation (HCEF) is proud to announce the scholarship recipients for the 2021 graduating class. The HCEF Scholarship Committee awarded 24 scholarships totaling $37,500. 

“Each year the volunteer HCEF scholarship committee is beyond impressed with the applicant pool for the scholarships awards,” remarks Summer Stipe, Henderson County Education Foundation’s Executive Director. “Our volunteers give a substantial amount of time reviewing and interviewing applicants to decide on the awards. We are so grateful for the volunteers and the community members and organizations who invest in post-secondary education opportunities for our young people.” 

2020 – 2021 HCEF Scholarship Awards:     

Scholarship Student
Cassada/McDowell Memorial Scholarship Vanessa Hernandez
Coach Rick Wood Scholarship Trinity Luce
Community Tennis Association Scholarship Bruno Saucedo-Carrasco
Community Tennis Association Scholarship Laurel Welch
Dr. Don Jones Scholarship Molly Gilliam
Emil F Hager Scholarship Jazmin Lara Leon
Hendersonville Lions Club Scholarship Cameron Bailey
Hendersonville Lions Club Scholarship Todd Montgomery
Historic Johnson Farm Scholarship Bryanna Laughter
John P Wold Scholarship (Hendersonville) Juliana Capps
John P Wold Scholarship (North) Christian Grant
John P Wold Scholarship (West) Emma Robinson
Jones Family Scholarship Emily Badillo
Kate-Lee Family Scholarship Serenity Johnson-Brown
Kathleen Leckie Memorial Scholarship Alexis Van Hooke
Lisa Jo Mummert Memorial Scholarship Patrick Henley
Meredith Vaughn Memorial Scholarship Angela Tinoco-Hernandez
Mickey Marvin Memorial Scholarship (East) Emma Gilliam
Mickey Marvin Memorial Scholarship (Hvl) Victoria Gunning
Mickey Marvin Memorial Scholarship (North) Nathan Gordner
Mickey Marvin Memorial Scholarship (West) Hannah King
Ruby Jones King Memorial Scholarship Iyana Peak
Ruby Jones King Memorial Scholarship Kaitlyn McCraw
Tammy Belcher Memorial Scholarship Joseph Sherer

For more information about each scholarship, visit the Henderson County Education Foundation website at https://hcefnc.org/ourwork/scholarships/. Scholarship applications for the 2021-2022 school year will be available on the HCEF website this fall. Additional information regarding the establishment of scholarship funds and gift acceptance is also available on the HCEF website.