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:


Colby: Cody Duffey, Activity Scholarship; Mitchell Gregory Gatz, R.D. and Mary C. Andersen Scholarship and Straub Construction Scholarship in Construction Science; Kimberly Kylee Gerstner, Activity Scholarship; Gerald Joseph Hutfles, Arts and Sciences Excellence Scholarship; Jacob Hutfles, Transfer Academic Scholarship; Katherine Kaus, Activity Scholarship; Sara Christina Martin, Foundation Scholarship and Dane Hansen Foundation Scholarship; Taylor Nicole McLemore, Borck Leadership Scholars and Tomorrow's Teacher Scholarship; Jedediah James Oesterreich, Rathbone Scholarship; Matthew David Oesterreich, Bruce Roberts Scholarship; Kylie Allison Reitcheck, Activity Scholarship; Ashley Taylor Standage, Achievement Award; Cody A. Wark, Engineering Scholarship; Logan Marie Wark, Dane Hansen Foundation Scholarship

Gem: Todd Matthew Ziegelmeier, Koch Nitrogen Company Agriculture Economics Scholarship



WaKeeney: James D. Schreiner, M and R Middlekauff Flight Scholarship and Mildred and Rolland Middlekauff Scholarship