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." 

Alexander
Anderson
Lesleigh
Beer
Edgar
Camarillo
Kaleb
Capps
Cody
Chisholm
J. Kenny
George
Kelsey
Gomez
Jill
Goodrich
Alex
Khang
John W "Trey"
O'Dell III
Kathryn
O'Guinn
Lensey
Watson