The State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU)
Foundation recently awarded scholarships to two Surry Community College
students, Ellie Grace Martin of Mount Airy and Evan Scott Morris of
Martin and Morris were both awarded a two-year scholarship for $5,000. Each community college can choose up to two recipients.
Ellie Grace Martin is the daughter of Jamie and Joey Martin and is a
2020 graduate of Mount Airy High School. She is currently working on an
Associate in Arts at Surry Community College and has plans to transfer
to a Nurse Practitioner Program. She aspires to work in the field of
Evan Scott Morris is the son of Kim and Scott Morris and is a 2020
graduate of East Surry High School. He is currently pursuing an
Associate in Applied Science in Construction Management at Surry
Community College and plans to transfer to a four-year college or
university to complete a bachelor's degree. He plans to pursue a career
as a specialty or general contractor.
In light of the pandemic, the scholarship presentation was made
during a private ceremony in the Presidential Suite at Surry Community
College. Dr. David Shockley, President of SCC, and Andrea Simpson,
Director of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs, presented certificates
to both recipients.
Choosing a college is an important decision, and we’re pleased that you’re interested in Surry Community College.