Ten high school art students were recently named as Kilgore College scholarship recipients as part of the annual KC Secondary School Portfolio Competition Carly Hedrick of Longview High School walked away with the top prize – $2,000 KC scholarship.
Two jurors Dr. Rebecca Riley and Future Akins-Tillett  judged students’ work.
Riley is an artist and vice president at Lone Star College—Kingwood in Houston.  Akins-Tillett is an associate professor in Art Education and Visual Studies at Texas Tech University.
The following students were selected as the top 10 scholarship recipients:
Student        High School    Instructor            KC Scholarship awarded
Carly Hedrick        Longview    Ellen Herbert            L’Louise Graham Scholarship
Courtney Howland    Robert E. Lee    Linda Keane, Linda East     Jeanne Velde Scholarship
Lee Anna Latham    Pine Tree    Mary Graham            $1,200
Samantha Michaelsen    Robert E. Lee    Linda Keane, Linda East     $1,000
Nichole Adair        Pine Tree    Mary Graham                              $1,000
Cole Brasil        Spring Hill    Bud Dunn            $800
Sarah Johnson        Robert E. Lee    Linda Keane, Linda East     $800
Catherine Garland    Longview    Ellen Herbert            $800
Jacob Delacarda    Hallsville           Jeanne Davis            $800
Sarah Smith        Hallsville           Jeanne Davis