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:
Cayce: Lauren Brewer, Paul Seib Grain Science Graduate Scholarship Fund
Columbia: John W. Leonard, Honors Scholarship
Fort Mill: Brett Alan Coffman, Ruth Hoeflin Home Economics Scholarship
Lexington: Ashley C. Padgett, Timothy R. Donoghue Graduate Scholarship
Custer: Justus Cain Hall, Salina Flight Scholarship and Salina Housing Scholarship
Dakota Dunes: Matthew Durward, Salina Flight Scholarship and Salina Housing Scholarship
Dell Rapids: Samantha Rae Stykel, Honors Scholarship
Elkton: Austin Carl Dezeeuw, Frank A. Hagans Memorial Scholarship and Jon Wefald Scholarship
Gann Valley: Rebecca Lauree Lutter, Bernard E. and Estelle L. Foote Scholarship and Veterinary Medicine Telefund Fund
Harrold: Calyssa R. Thomas, Alpha C. and Esther Latzke Scholarship
Huron: Brittany Marie Olson, Honors Scholarship
Jefferson: Shirley Ruth Robinson, Heritage Award; Alexandrea Dawn Schaible, Elizabeth and William Henry Hinshaw Memorial Scholarship in Human Ecology
Mitchell: Caitlin Beaty, Heritage Award
Pierre: Bethany C .Jochim, Timothy R. Donoghue Graduate Scholarship
Rapid City: Lindsay Juliana Everson, Florence D. Day Scholarship
Sioux Falls: Kendra Lynn Voegele, Heritage Award