Victor Allen (pictured above) was the first recipient (Spring 2015) of the Aaron Thompson Book Award.
Hear the story that inspired the Aaron Thompson Sonic Boom Book Award:
Spring 2015 - Victor Allen
Fall 2015 - Kristen Powell
SONIC BOOM BOOK AWARD
The Aaron Thompson Sonic Boom Book Scholarship is meant to assist students with the costs of textbooks & study materials. Awards of up to $500 are offered each semester and are open to individuals attending Jackson State University who are members of the Sonic Boom of the South Marching Band. The scholarship will be awarded based on review of essays and the demonstration of need.
Spring: December 1
Fall: May 31
All applicants/essays will be reviewed by the JSU band staff before consideration.
Enter essay text in box above or email: firstname.lastname@example.org