Naomi Hurst '82 has been a longtime financial supporter of the Fayetteville State University amd member of the FSU Foundation Board of Directors. She established two other scholarships at FSU in honor of her two daughters: The Donna Hurst Carter Scholarship and the Adrienne Hurst Lester Scholarship. Her husband, Dr. Troy Graham set up this endowment in memory of her.
The Naomi Hurst Endowed Scholarship is awarded to freshman and sophmore students majoring in Computer Science or Information Systems.