Two OFTC Students Awarded Jack English Truck Driving Scholarships

The Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) Foundation North, Inc. has awarded the Jack English Commercial Truck Driving (CTD) Scholarships to two CTD students for the 2018 spring semester: Jonathan Prentiss of Sparta, and Tianitha Sherman of Hephzibah.

The Jack English CTD Scholarship was established by Dr. Tiffany Daniel in memory of her late father, Jack R. English. Mr. English was a driving force in establishing the truck driving program at OFTC and served as director of the program until 2001. The scholarships are awarded each spring semester and are available to students at OFTC’s Sandersville and Louisville campuses where commercial truck driving is taught.

For more information on contributing to an existing scholarship or establishing a new scholarship, please contact Kathy Aaron, Executive Director of the OFTC Foundation-North, Inc. at kaaron@oftc.edu or 478-553-2148. The OFTC Foundation-North, Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit organization whose mission is to provide initiatives to assist students, faculty, and staff at Oconee Fall Line Technical College.

For more info on OFTC or the CTD program, visit the college website at OFTC.edu.

Tianitha Sherman (right) of Hephzibah receives her truck driving scholarship from Kathy Aaron (left), OFTC's Executive Director of Institutional Advancement North Campus. Tianitha is a student at OFTC's Louisville Campus.

Tianitha Sherman (right) of Hephzibah receives her truck driving scholarship from Kathy Aaron (left), OFTC’s Executive Director of Institutional Advancement North Campus. Tianitha is a student at OFTC’s Louisville Campus.

Jonathan Prentiss (left) of Sparta receives his CTD scholarship from Kathy Aaron (right), OFTC's Executive Director of Institutional Advancement North Campus. Jonathan is a student at OFTC's Sandersville Campus.

Jonathan Prentiss (left) of Sparta receives his CTD scholarship from Kathy Aaron (right), OFTC’s Executive Director of Institutional Advancement North Campus. Jonathan is a student at OFTC’s Sandersville Campus.