William Lonnie Revels, Sr. Memorial Scholarship

The Donor wishes to establish this scholarship-a tribute to her husband’s lifelong commitment to education, entrepreneurship, and his American Indian heritage-to encourage and financially assist young American Indian students pursuing an education at UNC Pembroke. The recipients of the William Lonnie Revels, Sr., Memorial Scholarship shall be native residents of North Carolina majoring in American Indian Studies, Education, or Business at UNCP. The awards should rotate within these majors-the first year awarded to an American Indian Studies major, the second year to an Education major, the third year to a Business major with a Concentration in Entrepreneurship, etc. Recipients must maintain a 2.5 GPA and be full-time undergraduate students in any year of study. The award will be made to a member of a state or federally recognized American Indian tribe and student of demonstrated financial need in the fall and is non-renewable.