Previous winners

2017 Winners

Mills Hayes
Theashionna Owens

2016 Winners

Abbey O’Brien
Jaclyn Lee

2015 Winners

Chuck Ringwalt
Meredith Stutz

Spring 2014:
Mackenzie Roberts
Tabitha Corley

Spring 2013:
Joe Bruno
Kyle Cline

Fall 2012:
Emily Palmer
Kalina Harrison

Fall 2011:
Lauren Brigman
Lisa Ellen Brown

Fall 2010:
Kathleen Brown
Drew Smith

Fall 2009:
Dannika Lewis
Jessica Lyn Silvaggio

Fall 2008:
Kevin Kline
Mason Snyder

Fall 2007:
Matthew McClellan
Adam Rhew

2011 winner

Lisa Ellen Brown
Bob Jones University senior Lisa Ellen Brown was the South Carolina recipient of the 2011 Dr. John R. Bittner Scholarship.

Lisa Ellen Brown
Bob Jones University

Lisa Ellen Brown is a senior majoring in Radio and Television Broadcasting at Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C. Her broadcasting activities include serving on the Bob Jones University TV staff since 2008.

Lisa’s has held positions reporting for a campus news program and hosting a talk show. She anchored the live campus newscast in her junior year. She’s has also hosted a campus cooking show and shot sports among a variety of other TV duties.

Lisa’s career goals include anchoring evening newscasts or hosting a morning show, but she adds that she would be comfortable as a producer, director or assignment editor.

Lisa spent Summer 2011 as an intern at KOAA-5 in Pueblo, Colo. She came to South Carolina from Penrose, Colo., where she was crowned Ms. Colorado Junior Teen in 2005. Outside of the journalism field, Lisa is a member of the Collegiate Choir and assists in children’s volunteer work.