Susan Hayes-Feazell HBCU Scholarship

Background:

Susan Hayes-Feazell was a proud HBCU graduate of Grambling State University (GSU).  She often spoke of the great experiences and excellent education she received while attending GSU.  As an HBCU graduate, Sue encouraged dreamers wanting to attend college to believe in their dreams. Founded on the premise of providing Black students with a higher education and an opportunity to advance, Sue’s family (Lionel Hayes and Dr. Phyllis Tyler) established this scholarship in her honor.  This scholarship will be awarded to a student that is planning to attend an HBCU. 

Eligibility:

  • Active member of New Faith Church
  • High School graduating senior who will attend an HBCU after graduation
  • Minimum two years participation in New Faith Church ministry 

Renewals:

The recipient is awarded $1,000 annually over a four-year period.