Note to editor: 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: Stephanie Jacques, 785-532-3452, firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012
Giving the gift of education: Students receive $19.2 million in scholarships from university donations
MANHATTAN -- More than 9,400 academic scholarships have been awarded to Kansas State University students for the 2012-2013 school year. Overall, students have earned more than $19.2 million in scholarships for the current academic year -- nearly $1 million more than the previous year.
Most of the scholarships are made possible through donations and gifts to the Kansas State University Foundation. Information on the university's student financial assistance is available at http://www.k-state.edu/sfa.
Students receiving scholarships totaling more than $1,000 include:
Chatsworth: Sarah Loughridge, Agricultural Enhancement Fund, Clinton K. Tomson Livestock Judging Team Scholarship, and John J. Womack Scholarship Fund
Cumming: Chase Middleton, Transfer Achievement Award
Laronia: Chad Hobson, Paul and Deana Strunk Geology Fellowship
Peachtree City: Danielle Gosch, Achievement Award
Rincon: Gregory Kimball, Betty and George Jenkins Memorial Scholarship, Architecture and Design Scholarship Fund, and Gaines Jontz Memorial Scholarship
Suwanee: Glenn Sipes, Activity Scholarship; Matthew Sipes, Memorial Scholarship