The Better Business Bureau of the Upstate awarded six Student of Integrity Awards to rising high school seniors in the Upstate who personify character through leadership, community service, personal integrity and academic history. Students were recognized during the Better Business Bureau Business & Student of Integrity Gala held November 7th at the Hilton Greenville. Each student will receive a $1,500 scholarship to attend an accredited college or university. Nikita Girish Deshpande will receive a $2000 scholarship for two years.
Winners of the 2013 Student of Integrity Winners are:
Mary Katherine Carter - Christ Church Episcopal
Nikita Girish Deshpande- Mauldin High School
Meghan Estes Gawlas - Daniel High School
Eric Stephen Moe, Jr. - Dorman High School
Reagan Heather Welch - Crescent High School
Joshua Shawn Wright - Westside High School
The awards were presented to the students by Mark Hammond, SC Secretary of State.
We would like to thank our BBB Educational Outreach Title Sponsors:
American Fab, Inc.
Bonitz Flooring Group, Inc.
Dillard-Jones Builders, LLC
Elite Financial Services, Inc.
GBS Building Supply
Greenville Hospital System
SANDLAPPER Securities, LLC
A special thank you also to our judges who assisted us in our selection process.
Renee Daggerhart - Office of SC Secretary of State
April Lewis - Converse College
Betty McConaghy- Retired from Greenville School System
Krista Redding - Wofford College
Cathy Sepko - North Greenville University
Brian Smith - USC Upstate
Glenda MacDonald - Former BBB CEO
Dan Wueste - Clemson Robert J. Rutland Institute of Ethics
2014 STUDENT OF INTEGRITY APPLICATIONS
Students that would like to submit an application for the 2014 Student of Integrity Scholarship may return the application forms below and returned by May 28, 2014 to the Better Business Bureau office. Students submitting entries should be high school juniors during the 2013/14 school year. We request that their be one applicant per school. If you have any questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 242-5052.
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