Nick Blakely Foundation Awards $500 College Scholarship to Georgia Student

Smiling Hearts - The Nick Blakely Foundation is proud to announce the recipient of the Nick Blakely Scholarship for 2020. The Nick Blakely Scholarship provides an annual scholarship for qualified high school seniors at Archer High School pursuing an academic degree in higher education.

Tyler Roach pictured with the Nick Blakely Scholarship award and his Archer jersey.

A $500 scholarship was awarded to Tyler Roach of Lawrenceville, GA to assist in his first year of college studies. Tyler will attend college this fall at Tufts University. "We are proud to support Tyler, a student-athlete that excels in football and academics, and we wish him great success at the next level,” says Ryan Brown, President of Smiling Hearts.

Through this program, Smiling Hearts has now provided scholarships to seven students, since the program started in 2018. Our scholars have a compelling desire to pursue higher education and are committed to leaving a positive impact on their communities, and making a difference in the world through their professions, charitable contributions, social and environmental causes, commitment to faith, etc. For more information visit

Post date: 2/03/2020