The Carlos Segovia Scholarship Fund, in partnership with with Beyond Baroque, honors the memory of Carlos Segovia, a late Get Lit Player & U.S marine.
Carlos was killed in South LA on Sept. 16, 2016, an act of random violence. He was an advocate for animal rights & eradicating homelessness; he was beloved to all who knew him.
Each year on his birthday, March 7, this award will be gifted to two young writers in pursuit of post-secondary work, and in need of financial support, who exhibits Carlos’s empathy & kindness.
"It’s never too late to be great and remembered. Because those who are great and remembered never actually die.”
The 2019 Winner is John ChoeDiane Luby Lane of Get Lit-Words Ignite, John Choe, and Liz Camfiord of Beyond Baroque
Congratulations to John Choe, winner of the 2019 Carlos Segovia Heart of Compassion Award.
The 2019 Runner-up is Rudraj KoppikarDiane Luby Lane of Get Lit-Words Ignite, Rudraj Koppikar, and Liz Camfiord of Beyond Baroque
Congratulations to Rudraj Koppikar, Runner-Up of the 2019 Carlos Segovia Heart of Compassion Award.Apply for the award