Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head High graduate honored with scholarship

Gov. Haley presents award to Justin Shaw

info@islandpacket.comOctober 14, 2013 

Clemson sophomore Justin Shaw, a graduate of Hilton Head Island High School, was awarded at 2013 Buick Achievers Scholarship by Gov. Nikki Haley; the award for $25,000 is renewable for up to four years, according to a news release.

The Buick Achievers Scholarship assists first-generation college students, military veterans and military dependents. Among the 1,100 students being recognized this year, more than 521 recipients are the first in their families to pursue a secondary education, 45 have served in the armed forces and 48 come from military families, according to the release.

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