Don and Marjorie Locke Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Dr. Don and Marjorie Locke in 2014. It is awarded to students enrolled in any curriculum program. Before his untimely death in 2016, Dr. Locke was a member of the A-B Tech Board of Trustees. He was the Distinguished Professor Emeritus at NC State University and retired Director of Diversity and Multiculturalism at the University of North Carolina at Asheville. He was also the author/co-author of more than 125 publications, with a focus on multicultural issues. Mrs. Locke is a long-time advocate and supporter of education and continues to support students throughout the community. She is also active in Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Delta House, the YWCA, and Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Qualifications include: a minimum GPA of 3.0; enrolled in any curriculum program; resident of Buncombe or Madison counties.