The Passion to Succeed Scholarship

Fall 2022 Winners

Bria McMillan – Cosmetology


Temple – Annapolis in Annapolis, MD

“I did make it to cosmetology school finally at 30 years old, and if nobody would ever be proud of me, I’m going to be proud of me! I am Mr. Gorman. I made it through the toughest of times, just like he did.”

Watch her winning submission video HERE.

Brittany Jones – Esthetics


Elevate Salon Institute in Westminster, CO

“I want to make a career in the professional beauty industry because I want to be able to give back to people specifically for abused women coming out of a bad situation; to help them regain their confidence and their sense of self-worth that has most likely been destroyed by their abuser.”

You can check out her winning video submission HERE.

Kamran Maddela – Barbering


Paul Mitchell Barber School in Arlington, TX

“There’s no mountain I can’t climb and no obstacle too big they can get in the way of my dreams.”

You can check out his video submission HERE.