Foundation proud to recognize
Creative Arts Scholarship
Awarded to a senior planning to pursue education in theatre, music or visual arts who has exhibited a strong work ethic and dedication to an area of expertise.
The winner was Campbell Ella.
Awarded to a senior who has overcome a physical and mental disability, displayed an exemplary work ethic and plans to pursue additional education or training.
The winner was Justin Straus.
Awarded to a senior who has demonstrated a high degree of aptitude in a particular area of technical study and plans to pursue additional education or training.
The winner was Baylor Johnson.
Buddy Heins Servant Leader Scholarship
Awarded to a senior who has demonstrated the ability to effectively lead and empower others to achieve and lead through selfless service. The winners were Caleb McNeil and Reece Wood.
The Bearden Foundation offers scholarships to graduating seniors to reward achievement in a variety of endeavors. Additionally, a scholarship named in honor of former BHS Principal Dr. John Bartlett provides new laptop computers to deserving students. Winners were selected by a scholarship committee and presented during Senior Celebration activities at the high school. For next year’s Foundation scholarships, interested students can learn more and pick up a Nomination Request Form in the College & Career Center.
Students interested in applying for Foundation scholarships should pick up a Nomination Request Form in the College and Career Center at Bearden. All applications must be turned in to the center by April 2020.
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Dr. John Bartlett Striver Scholarship
Awarded to seniors who strove for excellence at school while also holding down a job to help themselves or their family make ends meet. This year’s recipients all displayed a strong work
ethic and a desire to continue their education.
The 2022 winners were
Javier Castro, Demyria Jones, Candice Hanson, Abby Mutta,
Cade Osborne, Harshi Patel, and Devin Williams
Major Houbler Boys & Girls State Scholarship
Awarded to rising seniors attending the American Legion Tennessee Boys State and the American Legion Auxiliary Volunteer Girls State programs which focus on leadership, citizenship and government. Given by the Houbler family in honor of former Bearden teacher Claude Houbler, the scholarships help cover the cost of attendance.
Boys State Winners: Jaxon Thornburgh, Jackson Keller, Zackerie Hubbs
Girls State Winners: Bradynn Belcher, Lily Benevicz, Maddie Brillhart, Nicole Couvertiere,
Medb Glatt, Baylor Johnson, Sally Pendergrass
Creative Arts Julia Ozdych
Achiever Dale Montpelier
Technical Abigail Brewer
Servant Leadership Alissa Lewis
Bartlett Strivers Alexas Fernandez, Mouriaa Yogakumar and Logan Mize
Creative Arts Victoria Wheelock
Achiever Fritz Siegel
Technical Shahin Ahmadi
Servant Leadership Lily Sitver
Andrew Hinkle Soccer Asiimwe Ironside
Bartlett Strivers Camilla Fielder, Earnquavious Golden and Michael Hines
Creative Arts Madison Tenney
Achiever Alexandra Blue
Technical Chandler Rosecrance
Servant Leadership Meredith Jefferies
Andrew Hinkle Soccer Ashtyn Glover
Bartlett Strivers Nesma Abdelnabi, Thomas Andersen, Vanessa Garcia and Samantha Moore
Awesome Adam Adventures Lilly Sitver
Creative Arts Amanda Olson
Achiever Jenny Thompson
Technical Deneil Patel
Andrew Hinkle Soccer Will Lewis
Bartlett Strivers Bricen Montgomery, Addie Jones and Colby Griffin Awesome Adam Adventures Megan Kerr
Creative Arts Kristine Anderson
Achiever James Bowers
Technical Christina Paris
Andrew Hinkle Soccer Emily Mayfield
Bartlett Strivers Victoria Blair, Janna Bernius, Kristine Andersen,
Johnathan Lambert and Braden Walden
Creative Arts Amy Chen
Achiever Sydney Jones
Technical Max Neveau
Andrew Hinkle Soccer Ian Schomer
Mary Lou Kanipe Leadership Kelsey Kinzer
Becky Ramsey Volunteerism Piper Givens