David B. McCorkle Creative Award 

The award is named in honor of the first president at Floyd Junior College, now Georgia Highlands College, Dr. David B. McCorkle.  The $500 award will recognize a student who demonstrates creativity and talent in one of the four areas of poetry, prose, performance or pictures.  Recipient must be in good academic standing and must be enrolled for at least 6 credit hours.  Award will be based first on creativity and secondarily on scholarship.