Zuiches Family General Hugh Shelton Leadership Scholarship
Dr. James J. and Carol A. Zuiches of Raleigh, NC wish to establish a permanent endowment fund in the North Carolina State University Foundation, Inc (the “Foundation”) in support of an endowed scholarship through outright gifts. Dr. Zuiches is retired Vice Chancellor for Extension, Engagement and Economic Development at North Carolina State University. This endowment shall be used to provide scholarships for undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS) through the General H. Hugh Shelton Leadership Center at NCSU. This scholarship is established to honor the memory of William H. Zuiches (1917-1997) and recognize his military service during World War II in the US Army Air Force, 306th Bombardment Group. The establishment of this scholarship further recognizes the military service of his four sons: James J. Zuiches, US Army; William L. Zuiches, US Navy; Eugene A. Zuiches, US Air Force; and Walter G. Zuiches, US Marine Corps; as well as the home-front service of Bronnie M. Zuiches (spouse and mother-deceased) and Betty Zuiches (widow).