- The scholarship will award annually to a first-generation student who is majoring in psychology or counseling and development at the graduate level.
- Vees, who retired as a counselor from the Rock Hill School District, now owns a private counseling practice in Rock Hill.
Winthrop University, "Dolores Vees Establishes Scholarship to Assist First-Generation Students" (2017). Winthrop News 2017. 203.