Bigelow, Scott. “Scholarship established to honor Dexter Brooks.” Press release, University of North Carolina at Pembroke, 17 April 2002.
Larry Brooks, brother of the late Dexter Brooks (who was Robeson County's senior resident Superior Court judge), has donated $5,000 to establish a scholarship at UNC-Pembroke. He will also donate $1,000 annually for the next five years. The scholarship was named the Judge Dexter Brooks Endowed Memorial Scholarship. UNC-P Chancellor Allen C. Meadors has contributed to the scholarship fund; Brooks conducted his swearing-in ceremony on December 15, 1999.