These students were awarded $5,000 scholarships, characterized as academic "overachievers." Like Brandon Burlsworth, these are students, primarily from smaller towns, who did not receive much attention when they arrived on campus as freshmen, but who have, through hard work, perseverance and character become academic "stars." 

Erick Arrizon
Austin Boatright
Gregory Brown
Tristen Clanton
Angela Gonzalez
Sarah Green
Suzana Ivandic
Troyan Felipe Manolof
Amos Pierce
Keuna Porter
Glynn Smith
Branch Terrell
Byron Keaton