- The scholarship provides support for students from Chester County, S.C., in memory of Chester, S.C. resident Lucia Beason Bell.
- The scholarship began awarding after its establishment earlier in the academic year; this addition to the scholarship will make it one of the larger scholarships available to Winthrop students.
Winthrop University, "New Gift Doubles Lucia Beason Bell Endowed Scholarship" (2012). Winthrop News 2012. 32.