New freshmen honored with scholarships to start at UW-Richland

6/8/11

Thirty-five new University of Wisconsin-Richland freshmen will begin their UW education this fall with scholarship support from the UW-Richland Scholarship Program. In total, 58 awards have been presented to students from 15 different schools.

New freshmen scholarships were presented in recent weeks, most during high school awards assemblies. Recipients are:

Barneveld High School

Joanne Parent
Helen Toms Memorial Scholarship ($600)

Boscobel High School

Alisha Wetter
F. Margaret Barnes Memorial Scholarship ($750)

Brookwood High School

Kassandra Aspen
Helen Toms Memorial Scholarship ($1000)

Hillsboro High School

Jenna Mueller
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($750)

Breanna Schraufnagel
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($750)

Britni Schraufnael
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($750)

Brandon Seeley
Delbert T. Paulson Memorial Scholarship ($400)
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($150)

Ithaca High School

Jennifer Walker
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($1,400)
The Winslow Memorial Scholarship ($125)

Laurel Richards
The Joseph & Esther Kaul Family Scholarship ($400)
Wallace, Cooper & Elliott Insurance Company Scholarship ($250)
Robert & Elinore Jenkins Memorial Scholarship ($100)

Kickapoo High School

Tyler Morse
George & Dorothy Birkholz Memorial Scholarship ($1,000)

LaFarge High School

Taunee Nemec
Helen Toms Memorial Scholarship ($750)

New School Community Services/Milwaukee Public Schools

Ivory Suttle
UW-Richland Opportunity Scholarship ($350)
Robert Staum Memorial Scholarship ($400)

Richland Center High School

Arianna Wiinamaki
WPPI Energy-Richland Center Utilities Scholarship ($2,000)

Steven Karr
Anonymous Scholarship ($1,000)
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($500)

Santana Marroquin
Kiwanis Club Scholarship ($500)
Rotary-Steve Kennedy Memorial Scholarship ($500)
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($500)

Mariah Nigl
St. Mary’s Knights of Columbus Scholarship ($600)
Richland Center Professional Police Department Scholarship ($200)
Carl & Ardith Hansen Scholarship ($150)

Alex Wontor
Helen Toms Memorial Scholarship ($750)

Evan Wontor
Helen Toms Memorial Scholarship ($750)

Kane Sharp
William Hall Memorial Scholarship ($500)
Bonny Harvey Memorial Scholarship ($200)

Angela Bewick
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($550)
Kusayama International Scholarship ($200)

Kaitlyn Beeman
Robert & Margot Gillingham Knothe Scholarship ($400)
Polly Kay Memorial Scholarship ($150)

Alex Miller
Family Thrift Shop Scholarship ($400)
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($150)

Savanah Boe
Ardis & Ed Sengstock Memorial Scholarship ($450)
UW-Richland Opportunity Scholarship ($100)

Autumn Tyler
Carter & Georgia Harrison Memorial Scholarship ($260)
Richland Center Fire Department Scholarship ($150)

Riverdale High School

Tara Falk
Joseph Koelsch Memorial Scholarship ($500)
Wallace, Cooper & Elliott Insurance Company Scholarship ($250)

Dylan Walstead
Ruth Dobbs Alumni Memorial Scholarship ($500)
Edmund Gust Memorial Scholarship ($250)

River Valley High School

Matthew Honer
UW-Richland Science Scholarship ($1,000)
UW-Richland Staff-Faculty Scholarship ($500)

Tomah High School

Adam Larson
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($750)

Amber Knutson
The Patch Family Scholarship ($400)
UW-Richland Opportunity Scholarship ($350)

Alicia Nofsinger
UW-Richland Alumni Association Scholarship ($300)
F. Margaret Barnes Memorial Scholarship ($450)

Emma Heser
UW-Richland Opportunity Scholarship ($600)
Jesse & Irma Scholl Memorial Scholarship ($150)

Viroqua High School

Allyson Hastings
Eunice Hayes Melvill Memorial Scholarship ($550)

Weston High School

Natasha Sanoy
Richland Physicians Scholarship ($500) 
The Woods Family Memorial Scholarship ($250)

Kaitlyn Bauer
Mora and Garrison Lincoln Scholarship ($750)

Wonewoc-Center High School
Michael Schwichtenberg
UW-Richland Opportunity Scholarship ($550)

In addition to these freshmen awards, the UW-Richland Scholarship Program made awards for 2011-2012 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