Marty C. Blackmon Memorial Direct Aid Scholarship

In loving memory of Marty C. Blackmon, a member of the Adult and Online Education team who made a difference in the lives of all of our students, this direct aid scholarship supports Adult and Online students with a stipend. 

Our theme for 2023 was “Powerful Books”.  Applicants were share a book or books that have affected them deeply.  

Applications for the 2024 award will open in early 2024.

This scholarship is open to any undergraduate AOE student (home campus of Online, Raleigh, Camp Lejeune, or Fort Liberty & Pope) who is currently enrolled in classes or has been enrolled in the 2022-23 academic year (September 2022 – May 2023) with at least 9 credits left in their degree program.

Thank you to all our donors who have supported this fund.  We appreciate the direct impact you are having on our students’ lives.


Paul Pierre – Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Security

Chan Brown – Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security

Bayden Collins – Bachelor of Business Administration

Savannah Dalton – Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education

Moses A. – BS Information Technology April C. – BA Christian Studies
Matthew R. – BBA – Accounting Michelle S. – BS Nursing
Makenzie S. – BS Psychology Carrie S. – BA Criminal Justice
Darrell W. – BS Psychology Alexis Z – BA Criminal Justice
Bernard C. – Bachelor of Business Administration
Monique D. – BS Psychology
Joseph R. – Bachelor of Health Studies
Chanta S. – BA Christian Studies