This scholarship will be awarded to students majoring in any of the programs and/or concentrations in the Human Resources Department and includes students attending at any outreach sites.  The recipient must have completed at least 75 hours, maintained a minimum 3.0 GPA, and been accepted into his/her program.  The applicant must also submit a narrative which lists his/her activities, accomplishments, and commitment to the helping profession. Dorothy Higginbotham was an ECU alumnus who understood and recognized the value of higher education and established this scholarship as part of her estate planning.