Note to editors: This list includes only the names of students who have received scholarships that total $1,000 or more. Kansas recipients are listed by county and hometown.
News release prepared by: Megan Molitor, 785-532-3452,

Monday, Dec. 5, 2011

Hard work pays off: K-State students receive more than 9,500 scholarships

MANHATTAN -- More than 9,500 academic scholarships have been awarded to Kansas State University students for the 2011-2012 school year. Overall, K-State students have earned more than $18.5 million in scholarships.

Most of the scholarships are made possible through donations and gifts to the Kansas State University Foundation. Information on K-State student financial assistance is available at

Students receiving scholarships totaling more than $1,000 include:


Lakeland: Cydnie Jones, Denison Scholarship and Transfer Honors Scholarship

Miami: Juan David Correa, Ice Family Student Emergency Fund

Orlando: Miranda Leigh Annan, Heritage Award; Jessica Faye Keller, Nutrition for Youth Graduate Scholarship

Palm Coast: Caitlin Nicole Byttner, Denison Scholarship and John J. Womack Scholarship

Pembroke Pines: Caitlyn Jane Redding, Veterinary Medicine Telefund Fund

Tallahassee: Robert Andrew Scharmann, KSU Marching Band Scholarship

Tavares: Amy Rouinfar, Timothy R. Donoghue Graduate Scholarship

Weston: Gustavo Enrique Vazquez Milan, CCA Correctional Solutions Scholarship and Parizo Family Scholarship