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Foundation awards Omro students $51,270 in scholarships - June 7 2016

OMRO, Wis. -- The Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation has awarded a total of $51,270 in scholarships to 36 Omro High School graduates.

Photo caption - At bottom: Sara Szep accepts the Charles P. and Margaret S. King Scholarship from Omro High School Principal Kelly Spors on May 18 during an awards night at the high school. In the background is Riley Ross (middle), also a King Scholarship recipient.
At top: Hundreds of students and families filled the commons for the awards presentation.
Photos courtesy of the School District of Omro


Students received scholarships May 18 during a ceremony at the high school. A community-based volunteer committee chose the following recipients based on outstanding work in the classroom, extra-circular activities and community involvement:

Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation Scholarship Recipients
StudentAmountScholarship
Hunter Amundson$300Lewis Drobnick Scholarship
Leah Bauer$2,500Marie Bullis Barnard Memorial Scholarship
Joelle Berger$500Edward R. Goss and Kathryn M. Goss Memorial Scholarship
Samuel Berger$500Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation
Taylor Billman$400Royal and Della Tice Scholarship
Kayla Bloede$2,500Charles P. and Margaret S. King Scholarship
 $1,000Bruce Fowler Scholarship
 $500Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation
Taryn Bosquez$500Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation
Brianna Braun$500Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation
Madison Cline$1,000Gene E. Giddings Scholarship
Mitchell Crowley$2,500Charles P. and Margaret S. King Scholarship
 $250Craig Wesner Memorial Scholarship
Erika Ellis$2,000Mildred E. Turner Scholarship
Brandt Ertmer$200 Dan Martin Memorial Scholarship
Chandler Gitter$1,000Donald (Joe) Dailey Scholarship
Christopher Hess$400Ferne Davis Memorial Scholarship
John Hoeft$2,000Mildred E. Turner Scholarship
Joshua Hogan$2,000Judge and Mrs. Wilber Hurlbut Scholarship
 $560Maurice J. Schoenbechler Scholarship
Matt Johnson$1,000Gene E. Giddings Scholarship
Kaleb Kafer$2,500Charles P. and Margaret S. King Scholarship
 $500Warner and Laura Bohn Memorial Scholarship
Justin Kasuboski$2,500Marie Bullis Barnard Memorial Scholarship
Erica Kelly$500Karen Butkiewicz Memorial Scholarship
 $200Stanley A. Butkiewicz Memorial Scholarship
Isaiah Kilgas$500Ray Janiak Science Scholarship
Emma Knight$1,000Reitz-Wegner Scholarship
David Kretzmann$500Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation
Gavyn Krupinski$500Paul Ulrich Scholarship
Robert Osburn$560Maurice J. Schoenbechler Scholarship
Travis Pomplun$2,500Charles P. and Margaret S. King Scholarship
Spencer Potratz$2,500Charles P. and Margaret S. King Scholarship
Luke Purtell$500Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation
Nathan Purtell$2,000Judge and Mrs. Wilber Hurlbut Scholarship
Shelbi Radig$2,500Charles P. and Margaret S. King Scholarship
 $500Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation
Riley Ross$2,500Charles P. and Margaret S. King Scholarship
 $500Warner and Laura Bohn Memorial Scholarship
 $300Les Kallas Memorial Scholarship
Annalee Sorenson$1,000Strehlow Family Scholarship
Cerrina Stokes$2,500Charles P. and Margaret S. King Scholarship
Sara Szep$2,500Charles P. and Margaret S. King Scholarship
 $500Wayne Remer Scholarship
Austin Wagner$500Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation


The Omro Area Scholarship and Education Foundation includes 29 scholarship funds, which are administered by the Oshkosh Area Community Foundation. You can support these funds with gifts online at OshkoshAreaCF.org/found_omro.cfm or to the Foundation at 230 Ohio St., Suite 100, Oshkosh, WI 54902. For more information about scholarships, go to
FoxRiverScholarshipCenter.org
.

The Oshkosh Area Community Foundation is a nonprofit charitable organization created by and for the people of Winnebago County, Waushara County, Green Lake County and Ripon. Through charitable giving, the Foundation strives to make our communities thrive. For more information, please call 920-426-3993.






 

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