|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:
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
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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