UW-Richland announces Continuing Student scholarship recipients

Students honored with scholarship support
5/6/14
By UW-Richland

Next fall 32 University of Wisconsin-Richland students will continue their studies with the support and generosity of people who provide scholarships. These students were awarded 65 scholarships, and they are only a portion of those who benefit from the UW-Richland Scholarship Program, as awards are also made to new freshmen and transferring students.

Student who will continue their studies at the Richland Center UW campus next fall and whose academic excellence was recognized with a UW-Richland scholarship were recently announced on campus. They are listed here.

Kelly Biba, Loganville, a total of $1250:
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $50
Robert Staum Scholarship $400
Family Thrift Shop Scholarship $800

Ryan Boebel, Avoca, a total of $3300:
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $650
Opportunity Scholarship $1,300
Woods Family Scholarship $850
Benjamin Lewis Scholarship $500

Tara Breneman, Reedsburg,
Richland Area Retired Educators Scholarship $300

Connor Brown, Boscobel,
Opportunity Scholarship $500

Stephanie Check, Wauzeka,
Delbert T. Paulson Scholarship $400

Luke Colman, Richland Center,
William Hubrick Scholarship $550

Kyoko Dahl, Cross Plains,
Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship $550

Emily Drews, Muscoda, a total of $3300
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $500
Opportunity Scholarship $1,300
Velma Allen Scholarshipe $750
UW-Richland Progressive Legacy Scholarship $750

Yingzhe (Becky) Du, China, a total of $850
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $250
Lilly Hanson Scholarship $600

BreAnna Eno, Viroqua, a total of $850
Opportunity Scholarship $550
Alumni Association  Scholarship $300

Brooklyn Ewing, Richland Center
Drs. Floyd & Barbara Blackmore Science & Biology Scholarship $1,200

Megan Gillespie, Gays Mills, a total of $300
Marjorie Wallace Scholarship $250
Opportunity Scholarship $50

Kelsey Griffiths, Blanchardville
Chiles & Lucile Van Antwerp Scholarship $550

John Hassel, Richland Center
Jennifer Andres Scholarship $1,000

Diondre Howard, Milwaukee, a total of $500
Opportunity Scholarship $100
Edith Rice Symons Scholarship $400

Rebecca James, Ridgeway
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $500

Roy Jones, Milwaukee
Opportunity Scholarship $300

Chu Qi (Evis) Li, China
Opportunity Scholarship $500

Tsz Fung (Timmy) Kwan, Hong Kong, a total of $2000
Edmund Gust Scholarship $200
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $750
Mary Barnes Scholarship $550
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $500

Hollie Martin, Gays Mills, a total of $2000
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $775
Richland Physicians Scholarship $500
Gyneth & Halsey Rinehart Memorial $225
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $500

Randy McKinney, Richland Center
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $200

Hannah Munger, West Salem, a total of $850
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $350
Alumni Association/Ruth Dobbs Memorial $500

Katilyn Peck, Spring Green, a total of $650
Kanable- Birkett Scholarship $500
Polly Kay Scholarship $150

Silberia Pena-Wellner, Prairie du Chien, a total of $2000
Fred & Ruth Graff Scholarship $1,500
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $500

Tai Pham, Vietnam
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $400

Ashley Rasque, Spring Green, a total of $850
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $775
Opportunity Scholarship $75

Eduardo Salinas, Venezuela, a total of $3200  
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $800
Doris Samborski Scholarship $100
UW-Richland Faculty & Staff Scholarship $300
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $2,000

James Schipper, Viroqua, a total of $300
Opportunity Scholarship $150
Jesse & Irma Scholl Scholarship $150

Mark Steger, Cashton, a total of $1200
Bonney Harvey Scholarship $200
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $500
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $500

Joshua Stohr, Viroqua, a total of $2000
Francis & Betty Durst Scholarship $550
Eunice Hayes Melvill Scholarship $500
Edgar & Ardis Sengstock Scholarship $450
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $500

Taylor Triphan, Platteville
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $400

Madison VandeHey, Boscobel, a total of $4500
William W. Hall Scholarship $500
Senator Dale Schultz Graduation Speaker Scholarship $500
Helen A. Toms Scholarship $3,500

Plans are to recognize these continuing scholarship recipients at Convocation ceremonies to be held Friday, September 5, early in the fall 2014 semester. Transferring students honored with scholarships will be presented with their awards at Graduation and Awards Night on May 9. Incoming freshmen scholarship recipients are recognized during honors ceremonies held at their high schools and will be announced once those awards have all been presented. The Richland County Campus Foundation administers the UW-Richland Scholarship Program. Up to $100,000 is awarded each year to new freshmen, continuing, and transferring students. For more information on the UW-Richland Scholarship Program, see the campus website at richland.uwc.edu or call the Office of Student Services at (608) 647-6186, and select option 3.

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Contact

Dorothy Thompson
608.647.6186, ext. 231