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Scholarships awarded

The S. Delois Mayes Scholarship Foundation recently selected seven students for scholarships this year and awarded a total of $9,750.

The scholarships winners are:

Audre Davis (Rosie Ellis-Fields Scholarship) — Davis is a King’s Fork High School graduate and will attend the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She was awarded $1,125.

Heather Eichman — Eichman is a Nansemond River High School graduate and will attend the University of Alabama. She was awarded $2,250.

Corey Hasson — Hasson is a Lakeland High School graduate and will attend Old Dominion University. He was awarded $1,125.

Jacquelyn Hendricks — Hendricks is a Nansemond River High School graduate and will attend James Madison University. She was awarded $1,125.

William G. Richardson II (Rosie Ellis-Fields Scholarship) — Richardson is a Lakeland High School graduate and will attend the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He was awarded $1,125.

Benjamin Salerno (Rosie Ellis-Fields Scholarship) — Salerno is a Lakeland High School graduate and will attend Emory & Henry College. He was awarded $2,250.

Amaya Wills — Wills is a Nansemond River High School graduate. She was awarded $750.