Apprentice School Foundation Awards Scholarship Pictured from left are Joe Sabol, Jessica Walker, Isaiah Jones and Stan Best.

Apprentice School Foundation Awards Scholarship

Published December 10, 2020

The Apprentice School Foundation awarded its third 2020 scholarship to Isaiah “Zay” Jones, who started his apprenticeship on Oct. 5. A Rocky Mount, North Carolina, native, Jones is a 2020 graduate of Nash Central High School where he graduated with a 3.5 GPA.

Jones was active in his community, putting in over 150 hours of service. He participated in Upward Bound, which helped him prepare him for his apprenticeship. Jones also played basketball and served as team captain for his senior year.

The Apprentice School Foundation provides a tax-deductible opportunity for alumni, friends and community partners of The Apprentice School to help fund scholarships, historic preservation and community service projects that carry on the school’s legacy. The foundation awards four scholarships annually.

Visit The Apprentice School Foundation’s website ( for more information.