Tristin Martin

Bill Pickett Washington Regional Scholarship

Tristin graduated from Thurgood Marshall Academy High School.  She will be attending Albany State University (HBCU) in Albany, Georgia.  She is working on her bachelor’s degree in business administration with plans to graduate in the Spring of 2026.   

Aleeya Roberts

Lu Vason Founders Scholarship
Aleeyah Roberts is a sophomore at Pike Peaks Community College majoring in Biology, with the ultimate goal of becoming a veterinarian and taking care of animals. She is a member of the National Barrel Horse Association, Better Barrel Racers Association and the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo.

Jarvis Demery

This year the Bill Pickett Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarding 2 Sedgwick Haynes Memorial Calf Roping/Ladies Break Away Fee Grants.
Jarvis Demery, who is a calf roper with the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo and who has won many championships. He has his setting his sights on becoming a World Calf Roping Champion

Denesha Henderson

Lu Vason Founders Scholarship
Denesha is a student at Prairie View A&M University majoring in Business Administration, with the desire to own her own business and help others to become successful business owners. Denesha has participated in the Bill Pickett Invitation since 1995 and is assisting with starting a mentoring program with BPIR.

Kortnee Solomon

This year the Bill Pickett Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarding 2 Sedgwick Haynes Memorial Calf Roping/Ladies Break Away Fee Grants.

Kortnee Solomon, who is a 4th Generation Cowgirl that does many things such as Ladies breakaway, Ladies Barrel Racing, poles, straights, and goat tying. She is a little cowgirl that has won many championships and has huge aspirations for the future.

Alessia Redwine

Bill Pickett Denver Regional Scholarship

Alessia is a sophomore at the University of Colorado majoring in business administration. She serves as a member of the Women in Business organization, Black Student Alliance and the Vice President of the CU Community and Leadership group.  Her aspiration is to lead a major organization as a CEO.

Timothy Davis

Bill Pickett Oakland Regional Scholarship

Tim is a student at San Jose State University majoring in Business Advertising. He was a member of the Black Student Union and Executive Council.

Adrianna Brooks

Bill Pickett Fort Worth Regional Scholarship

Adrianna attends Texas Southern University, one of the largest and most comprehensive HBCU in Houston, TX.  Her four-year plan is studying abroad in her junior year and passing the bar to become a lawyer. 

Faith Boles

Bill Pickett Atlanta Regional Scholarship

Faith is a student at Xavier University in Louisiana, the number one university in the country for advancing African American students to medical school.  Faith is a Biology Pre-Med student pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree. Her goal is to become a practicing physician.

2022 BPMSF Recipents

We are so excited about our young leaders and the future changes they will make to the world.

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