New freshmen & adult students honored with UW-Richland scholarships

6/1/12

Forty new University of Wisconsin-Richland freshmen will begin their UW education this fall with scholarship support from the UW-Richland Scholarship Program. More than 60 new freshmen scholarships have been presented to students from 15 different schools. The scholarships were presented in recent weeks, most during high school awards ceremonies. Several awards were also made to returning adult students.

Boscobel High School

Eric Mindham
UW-Richland Opportunity Scholarship ($1,500)

Cashton High School

Robin Muenzenberger
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($1,500)

Eagle School in Richland Center

Hannah Breininger
Academic Excellence Scholarship ($2,250)
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($1,500)

Samuel Montiel
Kusayama International Scholarship ($275)
Glenn & Mary Schnadt Scholarship ($125)

Joseph Rasmusson
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($1,500)

Hillsboro High School

Briar Nothaus
Helen Toms Memorial Scholarship ($750)

Home-school
Khalid Abdl-Haleem, Muscoda Bill Birkett Memorial Scholarship ($500)

Ithaca High School

Sara Alvin
Joseph & Esther Kaul Family Scholarship ($500)
Wallace, Cooper & Elliott Insurance Scholarship ($250)

Kaleb Bindl
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($1,500)

Kami Klossowski
Helen Toms Memorial Scholarship ($2,000)

Evan O’Connell
Family Thrift Shop Scholarship ($250)
The Winslow Family Scholarship ($150)

Kickapoo High School

Jenna Miller
UW-Richland Science Scholarship ($750)

Jessa Stouffer
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($400)

North Crawford High School

Anna Schellhorn ($2,000 + Academic Excellence)
UW-Richland Foundation Scholarship ($2,000)
Academic Excellence Scholarship ($2,250)

Oak Creek High School

Erin Tulpa, Class of 2011
Carl & Ardith Hansen Scholarship ($300)
UW-Richland Opportunity Scholarship ($450)

Richland Center High School

Darrion Behrendt
Carter & Georgia Davis Harrison Endowed Scholarship ($300)
Family Thrift Shop Scholarship ($200)

Sara Brewer
St. Mary’s Knights of Columbus Scholarship ($600)
Helen Toms Memorial Scholarship ($150)

Stephanie Cooper
Jennifer Andres Memorial Scholarship ($1,000)

Kelsey Deets
St. Mary’s Knights of Columbus Scholarship ($600)
Richland Center Professional Police Department Scholarship ($200)Christopher Elliott
William W. Hall Memorial Scholarship ($500)

Linda Fritz
Delbert T. Paulson Memorial Scholarship ($475)
UW-Richland Science Scholarship ($275)

Abigail Haas
Rotary-Steve Kennedy Memorial Scholarship ($500)
Edmund Gust Memorial Scholarship ($250)

Lance Maloney
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($400)

Bridget Ravis
Academic Excellence Scholarship ($2,250)
WPPI Energy-Richland Center Utilities Scholarship ($2,000)

Lindsey Scott
Richland Center Kiwanis Club Scholarship ($650)
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($100)

Jenna Storms
Mora & Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($300)
Peter & Arlene Athanas Scholarship ($300)
Polly Kay Memorial Scholarship ($150)

Ahron Turk
Family Thrift Shop Scholarship ($500)

Riverdale High School

Tyler Ewing / Class of 2008
The Woods Family Scholarship ($1,000)
UW-Richland Staff-Faculty Scholarship ($500)

Jasoline Kuehni
Ruth Dobbs UW-Richland Alumni Memorial Scholarship ($500)
Wallace, Cooper & Elliott Insurance Company Scholarship ($250)

Megan Miller
The Patch Family Scholarship ($500)
Bonny Harvey Memorial Scholarship ($250)

Cruzin Perkins
UW-Richland Opportunity Scholarship ($1,500)

River Valley High School

Mariah Einerson
UW-Richland Alumni Association Scholarship ($300)
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($200)

Jordan Mark
Glenn & Mary Schnadt Scholarship ($500)

Westby High School

Seth Manke
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($400)

Weston High School

Cody Bell
Glenn & Mary Schnadt Scholarship ($750)
Whitehall Memorial High School ($750)
Hope Jones ($750)
UW-Richland Opportunity Scholarship ($750)

Wonewoc-Center High School

Stephanie Kopenhafer
Robert Staum Memorial Scholarship ($500)
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($250)

Taylor Rego
Richland Physicians Scholarship ($500)
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($250)

Scholarships were also awarded to adult learners.

Returning Adult Student Awards

Jobe Ewing, Richland Center
UW-Richland Opportunity Scholarship ($750)
Dr. L.M. Pippin Memorial Scholarship ($300)

Patricia Nesthus, Fort Atkinson
Betty & Francis Durst Scholarship ($650)
UW-RICHLAND Opportunity Scholarship ($100)

Kimberle Wagner, Richland Center.
Fred and Ruth Graf Scholarship ($1,500)

In addition to these freshmen awards, the UW-Richland Scholarship Program made awards for 2012-2013 to continuing UW-Richland students and to UW-Richland students who have completed their UW-Richland studies and are moving on to complete their bachelor’s degrees. The UW-Richland Scholarship Program typically awards about $100,000 each year. For more information about the UWRichland Scholarship Program, see the campus website at richland.uwc.edu or call the Office of Student Services at (608) 647-6186, Option 3.

Contact

Dorothy Thompson
(608) 647-6186, Extension 231