RECIPIENTS

Congratulations to all recipients of our scholarships and awards!

The Empowering Justice Foundation is committed to empowering our youth to pursue higher education and leadership opportunities. The 2022 recipients of our scholarships and awards are the first to receive funds from our organization! We are so proud to present the names of the recent high school graduates! Thank you all for taking interest in this opportunity to help pursue your dreams of continuing your education and doing so in honor of 1st LT Justice R. Stewart. We are forever grateful and wish all of you the best in your future endeavors. 

 

"I always knew I was meant to be greater, more than average." - Kween Regine

1st LT Justice R. Stewart Legendary Leadership Award

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Macy Collins

Blythewood High School

Blythewood, South Carolina

Class of 2022

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Rondalyn Waters

Ridge View High School

Columbia, South Carolina

Class of 2022

Poetically Powerful Scholarship Award

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Jhoana Santander-Juarez

Richland Northeast High School

Columbia, South Carolina

Class of 2022

Justice Regine' Stewart Memorial Scholarship

Established by the Brookland Baptist Church (Northeast Campus) in memory of Justice R. Stewart. The NJROTC program at Richland Northeast High School was instrumental in Justice's successful career path. She was a First Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps, a published poet, a graduate of Spelman College, and a 2014 graduate of Richland Northeast High School. The scholarship will provide one-time financial assistance to the selected student to pursue their dreams of earning a college degree. The scholarship award is $500. This award is only available to a current female senior participating in the NJROTC program at Richland Northeast High School that fits the established criteria.

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Emanya Roach

Richland Northeast High School

Columbia, South Carolina

Class of 2022

Emanya is also the recipient of the

2022 Extraordinary G.R.I.T. Award