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." 

Subrina L. Adcock
Amanda E. Tharel
Anita H. Schwartzman
Brandon J. Beckham
Brian D. Brewer
Catherine H. Sanders
Clay M. Dodson
Corbin L. Cauldwell
Gretchen S. Olson
Heather M. Artman
James E. Patterson
James R. Parks
Jason D. Daugherty
Keri Y. Wilkinson
Kristy K. Norris
Sohayla Hamon
Vanessa L. Kinney
Zachary R. Hagins