Recent Scholarship Recipients

In 2016, the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation awarded over $100,000 in scholarships to students in recognition of their achievements, unique needs and special talents so they can pursue a higher education.

Congratulations to the following students for scholarships awarded in 2016:

 

All-McKinley Alumni Association Scholarship
Lindsey Gordon, McKinley Middle School
Abigail Hackenmiller, McKinley Middle School
Richard Lock, McKinley Middle School
Jeffrey Abraham, Jr., McKinley Middle School

Besong Family Scholarship
Joniqua Clark, Washington High School

Bob V. Bengtson Good Citizen Award & Scholarship Fund Scholarship
Jillian Jackson, Truman Elementary School

College Opportunity Scholarship
Supported by College Club of Cedar Rapids Scholarship Fund and Henry and Sara Katz Foundation Fund
Justin Crockett, Jefferson High School
Sydney Oakley, Xavier High School
Marcus England, Prairie High School
Nathan Sheeley, Kennedy High School
Kiara Miller Mulholland, Linn-Mar High School
Dalton Becker, Washington High School
Jade Carter, Marion High School
Abigail Ingwersen, North Linn High School
Joshua Hanson, Mount Vernon High School

Delaware County Fish & Game Protective Association Scholarship
Dylan Salow, Kirkwood Community College
Leah Bishop, West Delaware High School

Daybreak Rotary Legacy of Learning Scholarship
Tavion Stewart, Washington High School

Drew Wall Scholarship
Michael Ciabatti, Kennedy High School

Francis McMann Scholarship
Smith Family Scholarship Fund
Ethan Hammer, Washington High School

George A. and Louise M. Kalous Scholarship
Jordan Icenogle, Jefferson High School
Angela Hunt, Xavier High School
Paul Danker, Prairie High School
Isaac Zehms, Kennedy High School
Savannah Scott, Linn-Mar High School
Ryan Miller, Washington High School
SaCora Fisher,  Linn-Mar High School
Dillon Caves, Lisbon High School
Chandler Dolan, Prairie High School

Glenn & Mary Wendler Scholarship
Grace Gudenkauf, Prairie High School

Glidden Community Service Scholarship
Charles and Edith Glidden Fund
Ellie Trosky, Jefferson High School
Ellie Meyer, Xavier High School
Vijayvardhan Kamalumpundi, Prairie High School
Jacy Chiarmonte, Kennedy High School
Sruthi Palaniappan, Linn-Mar High School
Emily Burke, Washington High School
Jared Almandinger, Marion High School
Emily Horak, Springville High School
Molly Hogan, North Linn High School

Iowa Physician Assistant Society Scholarship
Carson Andrew, Des Moines University Osteopathic Medical Center
Alexi Bopray, St. Ambrose University
Josh Dixon, University of Dubuque
Scott Liegel, University of Iowa – Billing Office

Joe Corbin Memorial Scholarship
Koby Boyd, Prairie High School

Kelley Family Scholarship at Central A & M Community School, Moweaqua, Illinois
Kyler Guebert, Central A & M High School
Abigail Hilton , Central A & M High School
Lance Woods, Central A & M High School

Kelley Scholarship at Lisbon High School
Sierra Candler, Lisbon High School
Audrey Felderman, Lisbon High School
Zachary Streuber, Lisbon High School

Kleiman Family Scholarship
Jayden Bisson, Kennedy High School

Komensky Society Scholarship
Sydney Rieckhoff, Kennedy High School
Paul Danker, Prairie High School
Ashley Lang, Xavier High School
Abby Webb, Linn-Mar High School
Jacob Loehr, Springville High School

Lavenz Memorial InCourage Scholarship
Delon Dixon, Kennedy High School

Merveaux Academic Excellence Scholarship
Nina and Victor Merveaux Scholarship Fund
Austin Ridenour, Jefferson High School
McKenna Lloyd, Xavier High School
Kelsey Wenger, Prairie High School
Renee Mittelberg, Kennedy High School
Harrison Schulz, Linn-Mar High School
Grace Kline,  Washington High School
DeLaney Fisher, Marion High School
Sarah Wehrkamp, Alburnett High School
Taylor Huber, Alburnett High School

Norma Wenzel Scholarship
Smith Family Scholarship Fund
Emily Laverty, Washington High School

O.J.& Viola N. Elsenbast Scholarship
Sara Harris, Graettinger-Terril High School

Outstanding Student Leader Scholarship
Jared Eivins, Jefferson High School
Alaina Marti, Xavier High School
Grace Gudenkauf, Prairie High School
Meghan Smith, Kennedy High School
Madhuri Belkale, Linn-Mar High School
Katherine Weston, Washington High School
Elizabeth Fontenot, Marion High School
Cassidy Rawson, North Linn High School
Kyra Ellis, Central City High School

Robert K. Dennis Scholarship
Clayton Waldschmidt,  Lone Tree High School

Virgil and Eleanor Bowser Memorial Scholarship
Alyssa Epperson, Springville High School

Vern W. Reeder Memorial Scholarship
Madison Upshaw, Jefferson High School
Brandy Packingham, Metro High School
Sabreen Mohamed, Kennedy High School
Harrison Shaffer, Washington High School

Zeta Phi Eta Memorial Scholarship
Theodore Brown, University of Iowa