We are excited to announce that Avery Wilkerson and Isaiah Daniels, both graduating seniors at McDowell High School are recipients of The Michael and Janet Brown Appalachian State Walker College of Business Scholarship. We wish both Avery and Isaiah the best and know they will excel and enjoy their college experience at Appalachian State.
Pertaining to our scholarship, a qualified student shall be awarded $5,000 to be paid over two years: $2,500 in the freshman year and $2,500 in the sophomore year. Scholarship minimum requirements must be met in order to have the scholarship renewed for the sophomore year; minimum GPA for renewal is 3.0. There will be two scholarships awarded each year through 2021.
This commitment is a continuation of our efforts to help students in achieving their long term goals. The Michael and Janet Brown Appalachian State Walker College Business Scholarship is now in it’s 6th year of fulfilment. Since 2014, Mike Brown Ford-Subaru and Mike and Janet Brown have also supported other local education efforts by providing the “Mike Brown Ford-Subaru Ride with Us Award” to the County Teacher of the Year for one the counties within our area of responsibility: Avery, McDowell, Mitchell or Yancey county, and have provided numerous scholarships to graduating seniors from these 4 counties counties; as well as supporting the Presidents Advisory Council of High Point University.
Janet Brown and Zach Brown are both graduates of Appalachian State University.
“Education was a major priority in my house growing up, and Mike and I have strived to put the same emphasis on education in raising our own children,” says Janet.
“Janet and I are excited to be able to help these scholarship winners seek out and find their dreams. Investing in our youth is a very wise decision,” said Mike Brown. “We wish all recipients the very best.”
For any additional information, contact:
Jenna brown at: email@example.com
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