Aaron Dean and Mattie Hanley received college scholarships from the Northwest Chapter of the Ohio Credit Union League after entering the credit union's essay contest. Aaron, first prize winner, won $1,000, and Mattie won $500. Both members of local credit unions, the two winners were presented certificates and their scholarship awards at a celebration held at a recent Toledo Mud Hens game.
The recipients of $500 scholarships from the Marie Schmalzried Scholarship Fund of the Toledo Schwaben Verein, an organization of the German-American Festival Society, are Lindsay Ash, Lourdes College; Rebecca Langenderfer, Ohio State University; Elizabeth Lawrence, Ohio State University, and Erica Schmalzried, Bowling Green State University.
Students in the Bowling Green State University College of Arts and Sciences who have received awards valued at $500 or more:
A James W. Strong Art Education tuition scholarship of $700, went to Tara Wurns of Delta. Nicole Messmore of Metamora, won a $7,000 Janet M. Shanklin Memorial scholarship, a $1,000 Frazier Reams Public Affairs undergraduate fellowship, and a $600 Charles A. Barrell scholarship.
Bethany Hausch of Maumee received a $900 Eliott Blinn scholarship. Krishna Mutgi of Sylvania received a $700 Jean Pasakarnis Buchanan scholarship and a $500 Waldo and Evelyn Steidtmann scholarship.
Toledo students at BGSU received the following scholarships: A $1,115 Robert G. and Carol C. Speck scholarship in journalism went to Holly Abrams. Eileen Devany received a $625 Dawson S. and Sylvia A. Patterson scholarship. Heidi Hafemann was awarded a $550 Dr. Suzanne K. Miller undergraduate research assistantship. Brian Tasma was awarded four years of tuition and fees through a John C. Jadel scholarship in physical science. Taylor Ward received a $600 Charles A. Barrell scholarship. Jesse Filbrun of Whitehouse received a $500 Joseph J. and Marie P. Schedel scholarship and a $850 T. Richard Fisher Biology scholarship.
The following Perrysburg residents received scholarships: Jennifer Bergner was awarded a $850 T. Richard Fisher biology scholarship and a $500 Joseph J. and Marie P. Schedel scholarship; Kelly Clarson received a $500 Charles Lakofsky art award, and Anum Riaz received a $4,000 Albert P. Bradie pre-medical scholarship.
Jennifer Graf of Tontogany was awarded a $750 Frank C. Ogg Memorial scholarship.
The following 2006 graduates of Central Catholic High School have received college scholarships valued at $500 or more that apply to the universities the students have chosen to attend.
Maureen Agnew, Philadelphia University: Faculty and University Grant, $10,000 per year renewable, State of Michigan Merit Award, Competitive Scholarship. Jonathon Altenburger, University of Notre Dame: University Scholarship, $26,000 per year renewable. Nicholas Andreano, Bowling Green State University: Historically Underrepresented Scholarship, $29,000. Delaney Banas, Ohio Northern University: Presidential Scholarship, $14,000 per year renewable. Samantha Barber, Bowling Green State University: Professors Scholarship, $8,544 per year renewable. Stephanie Barry, University of Rhode Island: Centennial Scholarship, $13,500 per year renewable. Michael Bauman, University of Toledo: UT Pride Scholarship, $4,000 per year renewable. Michael Bembenek, University of Toledo: Tower Prestige Scholarship, $3,000 per year renewable. Alan Beyersdorf, University of Toledo: Blue & Gold Scholarship, $1,500 per year renewable.
Jeremy Block, Bowling Green State University: Tim Laskey Scholarship, $29,000. Kevin Boyle, Hillsdale College: Merit Scholarship and Delp Endowed Heritage Scholarship, $13,000 per year renewable. Jennifer Brittian, Oswald STARS Scholarship, $7,250 per year renewable. Lundon Brown, Xavier University: Pacesetter Scholarship, $10,000 per year renewable. Todd Buchholz, University of Toledo: Blue & Gold Scholarship, $1,500 per year renewable. Daniel Burkhart, University of Dayton: President's Scholarship, $2,000 per year renewable, and Ohio Student Choice Grant. Rashad Burton, Oswald STARS Scholarship, $7,250 per year renewable.
Shawna Callaghan, Ohio University: Gateway Excellence Scholarship, $2,000 per year renewable. Sarah Cappelletty, University of Dayton: President's Scholarship, $2,000 per year renewable. Andrea Clay, Oswald STARS Scholarship, $7,250 per year renewable.
Shanta Coleman, University of Toledo: Lancelot C.A. Thompson Scholarship, $2,000 per year renewable. Mallory Coomer, University of Toledo: Blue & Gold Scholarship, $1,500 per year renewable. Benjamin Cousino,Toledo Policeman's Assoc.: Rose Reider Scholarship, $1,500. Nathan Croak, U.S. Marine Corps Tuition Scholarship $7,250 per year renewable.