College Receives $1.5 Million Gift From Longtime Faculty Member
Last updated 7/15/2021 at 8:37am
Brevard College has announced a $1.5 million estate gift that will fund the C. Edward Roy Endowed Scholarship, which will go to support students with financial constraints working to complete a degree at the college.
The gift comes from long-time employee Rev. Dr. Ed Roy and his estate.
Roy first came to Brevard College in 1944 and served for 40 years in a variety of roles across campus.
He served as professor of religion, chair of the humanities division, chaplain, college marshal.
Roy's career, family and life were intertwined with the mission of the college, where he dedicated his...