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.
Website: http://www.k-state.edu/sfa
News release prepared by: Stephanie Jacques, 785-532-3452, sjacques@k-state.edu

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:

Thomas

Brewster: Brenna McKee, First in Class Scholarship, and Medallion Scholarship

Colby: Seth Bredemeier, Baeten Farm Scholarship, Dane G. Hansen Foundation Scholarship, and Transfer Achievement Award; Megan Dougherty, Dane G. Hansen Foundation Scholarship, and Transfer Achievement Award; Jacob Hutfles, Ralph and Dora Rogers Memorial Scholarship; Rachel Juenemann, Gayle Foster Alumni Club Scholarship, and Leadership Scholarship; Leighton Koel, Gayle Foster Alumni Club Scholarship, Salina Flight Scholarship, Salina Housing Scholarship; Sara Martin, Dane G. Hansen Foundation Scholarship; Taylor McLemore, Borck Leadership Scholars, and Tomorrow's Teacher Scholarship; Matthew Oesterreich, Ralph and Dora Rogers Memorial Scholarship; Kathryn Ostmeyer, K-State Transfer Academic Award; Jacob Rose, Palmquist Architecture and Design Scholarship; Collin Rous, Engineering Scholarship Fund, Dane G. Hansen Foundation Scholarship, Warren and Mary Lynn Staley Engineering Excellence Scholarship, and Transfer Achievement Award;Paul Schiferl, First in Class Scholarship, Gayle Foster Alumni Club Scholarship, Wilma Robinson Kubik Memorial Scholarship, and Medallion Scholarship; Robert Schroeder, J.O. Hamilton Physics Memorial Scholarship, and Transfer Achievement Award; Jennifer Schwanke, Agricultural Enhancement Fund, John L. and Evelyn R. Wilson Scholarship in Agriculture, and T. Hobart and Marion Brown McVay Scholarship;Kelsey Shields, Agricultural Enhancement Fund, and Transfer Leadership Scholarship; Cody Wark, Warren and Mary Lynn Staley Engineering Excellence Scholarship

Rexford: Trey Schwarz, First in Class Scholarship, Dane G. Hansen Foundation Scholarship, and K-State Alumni Association Scholarship

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Wakeeney: Lexsie Newcomer, First in Class Scholarship, and Dane G. Hansen Foundation Scholarship; James Schreiner, Bombardier Aerospace Scholarship Fund and Connor Burton Scholarship for Aviation