Unit Family Member Awarded Pierce Scholarship
By Capt Andrew Schmidt, 167 AW
/ Published May 14, 2008
May 3, 2008 --
State Command Chief Ronald D, Bowe II, representing the Enlisted Association of West Virginia (EANGWV) presented Ms. Renee B. Alderton with a scholarship in the amount of $500. The scholarship is titled Sgt. Major Harold C. Pierce JR. Scholarship Program. In addition to the check, Chief Bowe presented Ms. Alderton with a plaque and his State Command Chief coin.
Ms. Alderton is currently a student at Mountain State University. Her long-term goal is to be a Radiology Technician. She recently made the Dean's list with a 4.0
The following persons are eligible for the scholarship:
- Dependent unmarried sons and daughters of EANGWV members.
- Spouses of EANGWV members.
- Unmarried spouses and unmarried dependent sons and daughters of deceased EANGWV members who were in good standing at the time of their death.
More information on the scholarship is available at http://www.eangwv.org/.