Students honored, given scholarships during essay contest program
TUSKEGEE, Ala. (April 15, 2013) —Students tackled the subject of their place in the workforce during the President’s Essay Contest and Awards Program Sunday. Six students wrote essays on "The Millennial Generation and Its Future in the Global Workplace."
The winner was Royan Reddie, a junior biology major from Kingston, Jamaica. Tuskegee University President Gilbert L. Rochon and first lady Patricia S. Rochon will also pay for a round trip airline ticket for an approved study abroad program. The second and third place winners received scholarships for $600 and $400, respectively. After the finalists presented their essays, several students were awarded recognitions as well as scholarships.
The other essay contest finalists were:
Royal Banks, fourth place
Neisha Marks, second place
Victor Nhliziyo, fifth place
Atiba Phillip, sixth place
Elise Marie Tolbert, third place
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