Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Williamsburg Technical College (WTC) student Loren Thompson of Kingstree was presented the Henry and Jackie Poston Scholarship by Henry Poston during the WTC Foundation Scholarship Awards Ceremony. Thompson is a practical nursing major at the college.
Henry Poston has been active with the WTC Foundation since 2003 and has been a member of the WTC Commission for the last several years.
He and his wife, Jackie, moved to Kingstree when Henry started up his successful business, Palmetto Synthetics.
The Henry and Jackie Poston Scholarship is awarded to students in any diploma, degree or certificate program who have a 2.0 grade point average. Preference is given to residents of Williamsburg County and the money is to be used for tuition, fees, and books.
WTC scholarship applicants must complete the WTC financial aid application process. All admission application paperwork must be complete and on file in Student Services.
For information on how to give toward scholarship funding, call (843) 355-4121 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Gifts made payable to the Williamsburg Technical College Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, are tax deductible.
Williamsburg Technical College remains dedicated to providing quality, affordable, and accessible opportunities for students to achieve their educational goals in a fiscally, administratively, and academically sound and supportive environment.