About the Scholarships
The ECU Retired Faculty Association Undergraduate Scholarship and Graduate Fellowship are awarded to children and grandchildren of ECU faculty, active or retired, who have been accepted as a freshmen or are currently enrolled full time at East Carolina, or who have been accepted or are currently enrolled in graduate school at East Carolina, respectively.
The award recipients are chosen based on academic merit, a grade point average of at least 3.0, involvement in extracurricular activities, leadership potential, and any other qualities deemed appropriate by the Scholarship Selection Committee.
Maria Dennis, freshman, biology major, from Greenville, NC
Jessica Pinner, freshman, elementary education major, from Winterville, NC
Skylar Mills, senior, elementary education major, from Greenville, NC
Anne Carroll, master’s in psychology, from Greenville, NC
||Graduate Fellow: Anna Taylor
Anna Meredith Taylor is studying speech-language pathology and is from
Rocky Mount, N.C. Taylor received her bachelor’s degree in speech and
hearing sciences and graduated Magna Cum Laude in May 2010. She
volunteers as a TOP soccer coach, a challenger baseball assistant coach,
and as a volunteer at the Creative Living Center and MedLink Volunteer
Center/Tar River Mission Clinic.
||Undergraduate Scholar: Skylar Mills
Skylar Brooke Mills is an elementary education major from Greenville,
N.C. Skylar is a member and recruitment committee chair for the North
Carolina Teaching Fellows Program. Mills spends time tutoring students
at Chicod School, and volunteering at the Pitt County Shrine Club, Z
Kids Ministry, and at NC Teaching Fellows recruitment events.
Graduate Fellow: Meghan Powell
Undergraduate Scholar: Maria Maldonado
Undergraduate Scholar: Ryan Dellana