MARIETTA, Ohio (February 17, 2015) – The Washington State Community College (WSCC) Foundation is happy to announce that WSCC students will have more scholarship opportunities available in the 2015-16 school year thanks to the generosity of several donors. Adding to an existing base of more than $55,000 awarded through the Foundation, these new scholarships include: The Holmes Family Scholarship, the WSCC Foundation Alumni & Friends Association Scholarship, the Barrett-Hager Scholarship for Excellence and Leadership in Industrial and Engineering Technologies, the James R. Farley Sr. Scholarship, the Kenneth Funk Memorial Scholarship, and the expansion of the Bettie B. Goehring Memorial Scholarship. The application deadline for most Foundation scholarships is April 16, 2015. All scholarships require a completed application, a completed FAFSA on file, and are only applicable towards tuition, fees and books, in that order....
MARIETTA, Ohio (October 8, 2014) – On September 18th, Washington State Community College (WSCC) Foundation held their Scholarship Recognition Reception. Thirty different scholarships totaling $52,000 were presented. A reception, catered by "Just Lunch," followed the recognition of scholarship donors and recipients.
The Alpha Rho Gamma Scholarship was presented by Brad Merritt, Associate Professor of Business Management at Washington State Community College (WSCC). The scholarship was awarded to Meagan M. Negri of Washington County.
The American Association of University Women-Marietta Branch Student Scholarship was presented by Gary Williams and was awarded to Christina A. Friend, Melinda Williams, and Meagan M. Negri all of Washington County, as well as Leigh A. Goodman.
The American Society of Metals Scholarship was presented by Brenda Kornmiller, Dean of Business, Engineering, Industrial Technologies & Workforce Development at WSCC. The recipient of the scholarship was Matthew L. Downs of Morgan County. Brenda also presented the Instrumentation Society of America award to Andrew G. Kasick, the Klamfoth Manufacturing & Welding Memorial Scholarship to Amanda J. Diddle, and the Tri-State Roofing & Sheet Metal Scholarship to Brayden A. Mathess.
Arlene Archer presented the Dave and Arlene Archer Family Scholarship to Logan S. Steele, Johnathon E. Dailey, and Amanda J. Diddle from Wood County.
Gary Williams, Executive Director for the Foundation & Grant Development at WSCC presented the Dominion East Ohio Scholarship to Madalyn K. Treadway of Washington County. Gary presented the Bettie B. Goehring Memorial Scholarship to Meagan M. Negri, the J. Ryan Graham Memorial Scholarship to Dillon L. Sturm and Marcus LaMoreaux of Washington County, the Upward Bound Parent Association award to Madalyn K. Treadway and Melanie N. Morgan of Washington County, the Washington County Department of Job & Family Services award to Daniel R. Parker of Washington County, the Nine Oaks Scholarship for Appalachian Service and Development in Business Management to Corina S. Neff, the Nine Oaks Scholarship for Appalachian Service and Development in Digital Technology to Jesse D. LaMar of Washington County, and the Tim & Jane O'Brien Nursing Scholarship to Brandon L. Farler of Middletown, Nichole M. Hutchinson, Caitlin J. Schilling, and Rachel E. Krumm of Washington County.
The Dorothy Fouss Greacen Memorial Scholarship – LPN was presented by Gary Williams and the recipient was Heather D. Elliott of Meigs County. Gary also presented the Dorothy Fouss Greacen Memorial Scholarship – ADN to Caitlin J. Schilling of Washington County.
The Louise Eagleson Holmes Business Scholarship was presented by Louise Holmes and received by Alexis I. Blake, Meagan M. Negri and Christina A. Friend of Washington County, Mary T. Johnson and Corina A. Neff of Athens County, and Justin M. Skinner of Wood County.
Jo Ann Ingram presented the Jack G. Ingram Memorial Scholarship to Nichole M. Hutchinson and Amanda D. West of Washington County.
Scott Oran presented the Kraton Scholarship to Marcus F. LaMoreaux, Dillon L. Sturm, Andrew G. Kasick, Amanda J. Diddle, and Weston RD. McAfee of Washington County.
The Wendy's Adoption Scholarship was presented by Ray Blackburn, Jessica L. Simmons of Washington County was the recipient.
The Gary & MaryAnne Williams Single Mom Scholarship was presented by MaryAnne Williams and was given to Amy L. Anders of Wood County and Amanda D. West.
Lynne Zoller presented the Lynne Zoller Nursing Scholarship to Lisa J. Wix.
Gail Reynolds presented the Zonta Club of Marietta Student Scholarship to Mary T. Johnson, Andrea L. Perine of Washington County, Jennifer N. Wilson of Morgan County, and Leigh A. Goodman. Gail also presented the Student Success Scholarship to Nichole Hutchinson of Washington County.
Gary Williams presented the Deb Patrick Nursing Scholarship to Kristin B. Berry of Washington County, Rachel E. Krumm, Melinda S. Williams, and Caitlin J. Schilling.
The Peoples Bank High School Scholarship was presented by Gary Williams. The recipients were Alexis I. Blake, Dillon L. Sturm, Sheena N. Cisler and Cody B. Wise of Washington County.
Dr. Bradley Ebersole, President of WSCC presented Heath J. Hamilton and Meagan M. Negri of Washington County the President's Scholarship for Leadership and Development.
Joanie Washburn presented the Dr. Paul Prachun Radiology Technology Bridge Scholarship to Ashley N. Dawson and to Jacob G. Harmon of Wood County.
Congratulations to all scholarship recipients and thank you to our generous donors!
On Saturday, May 10th during an alumni reception, the Washington State Community College Foundation will announce winners for this year's Distinguished Alumnus Award to two former WSCC students, George H. McAfee ('87) and Susan d. Strauss ('93). The award is split into two categories: Outstanding Professional Achievement and Outstanding Community Service & Volunteerism....