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Graduation 2019: Gray Stone Day School scholarships

Students from Gray Stone Day School received the following scholarships:

Claire Abercrombie: ECU Grant and Honors College Scholarship.

Kevin Agner: Jimmie Norris and Department of Music Scholarships.

Dylan Barkley: Presidential Scholarship, NC Firefighters Association Scholarship.

Kayla Blaisure: Salisbury Elks Lodge Don Stout Memorial Scholarship.

Alexa Bolin-Santiago: Pratt Grant, Amity Club Scholarship.

DeeAnnah Brantley: Trustee Scholarship.

Ashley Burris: Pruden Scholarship.

Joseph Clark: State and Federal Grants, Methodist Scholarship.

Christen Clontz: Full Pel.

Alexa Cranford: Full Pel.

Emery Culp: Lance Scholarship, Board Scholarship.

Lauren Denhard: Collegiate Award and Women’s Golf Scholarship.

Marshall Dennis: Scott-Ellis Scholarship.

Danielle Dorko: Maynard Scholarship, Chancellor’s Scholarship.

Madison Eudy: Whitehead Scholarship, St. John’s Lutheran Church Scholarship.

Lucie Featherstone: Presidential, Milton Rose, Excellence.

Natalie Garner: Hollins Recognition Scholarship and Whitehead Scholarship.

Joshua Hartsell: Presidential Scholarship, Excellence.

Madison Hatley: Stanly Baptist Scholarship.

Mariah Helms: Presidential Scholarship.

Kynsay Hunt: Capstone Scholar, Poetry Contest Winner, American Legion.

Anna Claire Ingram: Leadership Scholarship.

Zoe Matney: Provost Scholarship.

Alex McDow: Dixie Youth Baseball Scholarship, AO Smith Corporation Scholarship.

Caroline Moser: Reynolds Scholarship.

Jonathan Null: Presidential Scholarship, Excellence Award, Alumni Scholarship.

Louisa-Kathleen Parrish: Presidential, Legacy, United Methodist and CF Scholarships.

Reilly Ploplis: Men’s Swimming and LR Scholars.

Olivia Porter: Veterans Benefit and Academic Excellence Scholarship.

Cameron Prince: Honors College Scholarship.

Maris Rader: Honors College.

Jack Rummage: Presidential, Milton Rose, Methodist and Alumni Scholarships.

Ava Sangster: Novant Health Rowan Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship.

Jillian Scardina: First Presbyterian of Albemarle Scholarship.

Arsha Sharma: Novant Health Rowan Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship, TIAA Scholarship.

Rohan Sharma: Novant Health Rowan Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship.

Savannah Smith: Gray Stone School Spirit Award.

Luke Thomas: Chancellor’s Scholar.

Kathryn Van Horn: VFW Voice of Democracy.

Rhianna Weavil: Pisgah Scholar, Keep Stanly Beautiful Scholarship.

Destiny Whitley: Manufactured Homes Council Scholarship.



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