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, email@example.com
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 http://www.k-state.edu/sfa.
Students receiving scholarships totaling more than $1,000 include:
Georgetown: Mark Daniel Riddell, Heritage Award
Lexington: Brianne Elizabeth Pierce, Arts and Sciences Excellence Scholarship
Versailles: Christine Leigh Jackson, Cargill Project Impact ScholarshipVine Grove: Casey L Bulen, William J. Barrett Exchange in Geology and Paul and Deana Strunk Geology Fellowship