Wilson Scholar Profiles

Our Wilson Scholars carry on Miss Wilson’s legacy of love, care, and service to Montreat College and their fellow students.

Emily from Wilson Scholars

Emily, ’21

English
Work Position: Marketing and Communications

“I am incredibly blessed to be able to study at Montreat College. I’ve been mentored by professors, grown in tight-knit community, been restored by the mountain beauty around us, and had opportunities to work in fields I want to pursue after college. Our generous donors have made this possible for me, and I am deeply grateful.”

Ana from Wilson Scholars

Ana, ’20

Bible & Theology and English
Working Position: President’s Office

“While being at Montreat I have been blessed with a truly Christ-centered education from professors who care about me as a holistic being who is made in God’s image. I am so thankful for each person who gives to the Keystone Scholarship fund, whose gifts enable me and many other students to grow in knowledge, wisdom, and relationship with Jesus Christ.”

Alison from Wilson Scholars

Allison ’21

Elementary Education
Working Position: Special Events

“I am thankful for the financial support that enables me to learn academically and spiritually. Through the support of professors and staff, I am discovering who I am and what my calling is. At Montreat, I have been challenged the most to think outside of my comfort zone while being surrounded by loving friends and advisers.”

Rebekah from Wilson Scholars

Rebekah, ’21

Biology
Working Position: Advancement Services

“I have enjoyed the opportunity to make friends through classes and activities and love being a part of the Honor’s Program. I have also valued being able to learn a variety of subjects from different perspectives. It is thanks to the availability of scholarships that I have been able to do these things at Montreat. Thank you so much for allowing me and my fellow students to have this opportunity.”

Emily Erlien

Payton, ’22

Cybersecurity
Working Position: Alumni and Parent Relations

“When I finally dove into the culture at Montreat College, I was mesmerized by all of the opportunities. It was as if God was showing me that this is the place for me. My first year at Montreat has been the most rewarding of my life, and I can’t wait to see what the next three have in store. I am so grateful donor-supported scholarships helped make it possible for me to attend Montreat College.”