2018 DLMM Scholarship Recipients


Carly Jones and Jamaiica Hurston!



Name​: Carly Bette Jones
High School​: Seven Hills Upper School
College​: Duke University –  Major​: Biology Major, Women’s Studies Minor, African American Studies Minor

Volunteer Activities​: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Aquatics Junior Volunteer and National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Youth Docent

Leadership Positions​: Chair of Seven Hills African American Awareness Club, Chair of Student Diversity Leadership Club, Seven Hills and Junior Classical League Secretary

Community Involvement​: Corinthian Baptist Church Praise Dance Ministry, Alpha Kappa Alpha ASCEND Scholar

Awards/Honors​: Honor Roll, Miami Valley Conference All-Academic Award, National Latin Exam Level III Summa Cum Laude, National Latin Exam Level IV Poetry Magna Cum Laude, National Latin Honors Society, and AP Scholar



Name​: Jamaiica Shae Hurston
High School​: Wyoming High School
College​: Emory University Major​: Chemistry

Volunteer Activities​: Mentor and Coach: Wyoming Middle School Girls On The Run, Mentor and Coach: Wyoming Middle School Cheer Squad and Wyoming Youth Services Bureau Volunteer

Leadership Positions​: 2017 Buckeye Student Leadership Academy at The Ohio State University Leader in Diversity, Scholarship, and Inclusion

Community Involvement​: Wyoming High School Cheerleading, Wyoming High School Theatre, National Honor Society, Mercy Health Explorers Program, Spanish Club, and Track and Field

Awards/Honors​: Most Dedicated Cheerleader- given by my varsity cheer coach;
All American Cheerleader,  cheered in the New Years Day Parade in London,
England, Jefferson Book Award- given by my AP US History teacher for social consciousness and intellectual curiosity, AP Scholar with Distinction- the recipients have taken more than 5 AP exams and scored a 3 or better on all of them