Jul 10, 2020

Ingevity continues focus on education, awards $62,000 in scholarships to 31 high school seniors


North Charleston, S.C., July 10, 2020 – Ingevity (NYSE: NGVT) recently awarded $2,000 college scholarships to 31 high school seniors in Covington, Virginia; Crossett, Arkansas; DeRidder, Louisiana; North Charleston, South Carolina; Waynesboro, Georgia; and Wickliffe, Kentucky. Scholarships were awarded to students who demonstrated exceptional leadership abilities and a commitment to making a positive impact in their school and community.

Of the scholarships awarded, 23 were awarded to students entering four-year colleges or universities with a science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) related field of study. One scholarship was awarded to a student entering a technical college. Seven scholarships were awarded for non-STEM related fields of study.

The scholarship recipients were:

Covington, Virginia

David Donnan, Alleghany High School

Emma Eisenbeiss, Greenbriar East High School

Kennedi Essex, Bath County High School

Cailin Johnson, Covington High School

Julianna Lara-Vasquez, Alleghany High School


Crossett, Arkansas

Carson Clark, Hamburg High School

Layla Delk, Crossett High School

Shekirra Gavin, Crossett High School

Malena Mondragon, Hamburg High School

Joel Perry, Cornerstone Christian Academy

Jordan Rabun, Bastrop High School


DeRidder, Louisiana

Diamond Bolden, DeRidder High School

Joshua Cummings, Rosepine High School

Kyelee Duet, East Beauregard High School

Kent Lewis, DeRidder High School

Courtney Smith, DeRidder High School


North Charleston, South Carolina

Jolie Crunelle, Wando High School

Tristan Jansen, Wando High School

Margaret Sears, Lowcountry Leadership Charter School

Peyton Smith, Wando High School

Brady Zingerella, Wando High School


Waynesboro, Georgia

Anna C. Burnett, Harlem High School

Tyler Cale, Evans High School

Alyxandria Hodgin, Harlem High School

Nancy Kye, Evans High School

Annie R. Swan, Thomas R. Jefferson Academy


Wickliffe, Kentucky

Mason Cadwell, McCracken County High School

Cody Hobbs, Graves County High School

Garrett Matheny, Graves County High School

Anna Thompson, Ballard Memorial High School

Bailey Wilson, Graves County High School

Education is a key focus for Ingevity’s philanthropy program, which shapes a stronger future for the communities where the company operates. Charitable donations and philanthropic volunteerism support the company’s mission to purify, protect and enhance the world around us.

 Ingevity: Purify, Protect and Enhance

Ingevity provides specialty chemicals, high-performance carbon materials and engineered polymers that purify, protect and enhance the world around us. Through a team of talented and experienced people, Ingevity develops, manufactures, and brings to market products and processes that help customers solve complex problems. These products are used in a variety of demanding applications, including asphalt paving, oil exploration and production, agrochemicals, adhesives, lubricants, publication inks, coatings, elastomers, bioplastics and automotive components that reduce gasoline vapor emissions. Headquartered in North Charleston, South Carolina, Ingevity operates from 25 locations around the world and employs approximately 1,850 people. The company is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: NGVT). For more information visit


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