Scholarship of Excellence

The Oak Advisors, LLC Scholarship of Excellence provides an annual scholarship to qualifying students chosen by a committee including the principals of Oak Advisors, LLC, Michelle Myhre, CFP® and John Chiacchiero. The scholarship is awarded through the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry, Inc., to local, qualified students attending any high school in southern Beaufort County who are:

a. planning to attend an accredited college or university;

b. planning to major in business, economics, or finance.

The scholarship is awarded each May. Application may be made through the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry, Inc.  If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution to the Oak Advisors, LLC Scholarship of Excellence, please contact the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry at 843-681-9100.

Scholarship recipients:

2019 Joseph Kelley – Benedictine Military School
2019 Sarah Glenn – Hilton Head Island High School
2019 Katherine Reilly – John Paul II Catholic School
2018 Aiden Sanz – Hilton Head Preparatory School
2018 Kendall Ocello – Hilton Head Island High School
2017 Sarah Makki DeLoach – Hilton Head Preparatory School
2017 Ryan Patrick Nimmer – Hilton Head Preparatory School
2016 Caleb Whiteleather – Bluffton High School
2015 Matthew Swain – Home schooled – SC Whitmore School
2014 Julissa Pozos Jonguitud – Hilton Head Island High School
2013 Connor Hollifield – Hilton Head Island High School
2012 Jasmyn Howell – Hilton Head Island High School
2012 Lennon Youmans – Bluffton High School
2011 Bailey Davis – Hilton Head Christian Academy
2010 Erika Sonberg – Hilton Head Christian Academy
2009 Alex Blair – Hilton Head Preparatory School
2008 Jillian Traver – Hilton Head Island High School