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Greenville police chief presents scholarships to officers' children

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GPD chief Ken Miller speaking at the presentation ceremony (FOX Carolina/ Aug. 3, 2017) GPD chief Ken Miller speaking at the presentation ceremony (FOX Carolina/ Aug. 3, 2017)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Greenville Police Chief Ken Miller presented H. C. Jennings Scholarship Foundation Awards to scholarship recipients during a ceremony in Greenville Thursday morning.

According to the Greenville Police Department, the Harold C. Jennings Foundation was formed to give financial aid to police officer’s children, including officers who are retired, disabled, or were killed in the line of duty. 

The HCJ Foundation was created in 1977. It has granted 447 scholarships totaling $784,390 to date.

This year’s recipients are as follows:

  • Danielle Blair - Daughter of Lieutenant Chi Blair, Danielle will be a freshman at the University of South Carolina majoring in International Business and Political Science. 
  • Monica Colwell - Daughter of Corporal Rob Colwell, Monica is a previous scholarship winner who will be a senior at North Greenville University majoring in Criminal Justice and Legal Studies. 
  • Audrianna Cureton - Daughter of Sergeant Eric Cureton, Audrianna is a previous scholarship winner who will be a sophomore at Greenville Technical College majoring in Nursing.    
  • Caroline Flavell - Daughter of Corporal Collis Flavell, Caroline will be a freshman at Anderson University majoring in Criminal Justice.  
  • Patrick Galvin - Son of Officer Pat Galvin, Patrick is a previous scholarship winner who will be a junior at Greenville Technical College majoring in Nursing. 
  • Ryan Huntington - Son of Corporal Mark Huntington, Ryan will be a sophomore at The Citadel majoring in Mechanical Engineering. 
  • McKenzie Hyatt - Daughter of Corporal Kevin Hyatt, McKenzie will be a freshman at Clemson University majoring in Business. 
  • Sydney Long - Daughter of Lieutenant Jeff Long, Sydney will be a freshman at North Greenville University majoring in Physical Therapy. 
  • Michael Madden - Son of retired Captain Mike Madden, Michael will be a freshman at Piedmont Technical College majoring in Computer Technology. 
  • Darby McJunkin - Daughter of retired Corporal Joey McJunkin, Darby is a previous scholarship winner who will be a junior at Greenville Technical College majoring in Accounting.   
  • Kara Mills - Daughter of Sergeant Charlie Mills, Kara will be a freshman at Greenville Technical College majoring in Dental Hygiene. 
  • Jalen Neely-Pearson - Daughter of Sergeant Travis Pearson, Alexus is a previous scholarship winner who will be a senior at USC Upstate majoring in Criminal Justice. 
  • Jesse W. Nelson - Son of Corporal Mark Nelson, Wyatt will be a freshman at Greenville Technical College in the College Transfer Program. 
  • Collin Owens - Son of Captain Stacey Owens, Collin will be a freshman at Greenville Technical College in the College Transfer Program. 
  • Travis Pearson - Son of Sergeant Travis Pearson, Travis is a previous scholarship winner who will be a sophomore at Greenville Technical College majoring in Criminal Justice. 
  • Boyce Roulette -  Son of retired Corporal Blake Roulette, Boyce is a previous scholarship winner who will be a sophomore at Clemson University majoring in Management.

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