Serving Sangamon and surrounding counties
2016 Scholarship Recipients
Congratulations to our 2016 recipients, who are being awarded over $119,000 for college expenses thanks to generous scholarship donors.

We must also thank the many community volunteers who reviewed the applications to make these selections. 


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Bud & Helene O'Shea Construction Scholarship 
Meagan Harlow, Glenwood High School, $1,000

CFLL Service Scholarship
Taylor Justison, Glenwood High School, $1,300

Charlie Cottle Scholarship
Taylor Justison, Glenwood High School, $1,500

Donna and Donald Lee Wolaver Memorial Golf Scholarship
Gregory Schmidt, Rochester High School, $500

Farrell and Ann Gay Scholarship
Anna Benoit, Sacred Heart-Griffin, $1,500
Julia Mitchell, Southeast High School, $1,000
Janie Sutherd, Lanphier High School, $750

Frontiers International $1-K Scholarship
Tyree Hamilton, Springfield High School, $1,000

Frontiers International Springfield Club Scholarship
Derick Briscoe, Lanphier High School, $500
Alexa Brown, Springfield Southeast High School, $500
Caleb Crawford, Lanphier High School, $500
Kanicia Green, Lanphier High School, $500
Dalia Hassan, Springfield High School, $500
Diamond Jackson, Springfield Southeast High School, $500
Haley Jackson, Springfield Southeast High School, $500
Eric Mason, Lanphier High School, $500
Isaiah Timms, Springfield Southeast High School, $500
Alannah Wilson, Springfield Southeast High School, $500

Gerald F. and Luanna R. Kennedy Scholarship
Wade McMillen, Pana High School, $1,500

Girls on the Run of Central Illinois Founder's Scholarship
Anne McAllister, Springfield Southeast High School, $1,000

Henry Bunn Memorial Scholarship
Jacob Cisco, University of Illinois Springfield, $5,000
Caleb Crawford, Lanphier High School, $5,000
Krista Duncan, St. John's College of Nursing, $5,000
Eric Mason, Lanphier High School, $5,000
Brett Palmer, Illinois College, $5,000
Michaela Pattie, Illinois State University, $5,000
Madeline Pearce, Auburn High School, $5,000
Lyna Rehan, University of Missouri - Kansas City, $5,000

Illinois Women in Leadership Chrysalis Award
Eryn Krueger, Benedictine University, $1,000

Illinois Women in Leadership High School Scholarship
Michelle Hedlund, Pleasant Plains High School, $1,000
Kaylee Nichols, Williamsville High School, $1,000
Janek Squibb, Glenwood High School, $1,000

Jamie K. Patino Math and Science Scholarship
Alexa Brown, Springfield Southeast High School, $750

Jim Byron Scholarship
Kirsten Parr, Williamsville High School, $1,000

Joseph and Lois Morris Memorial Scholarship
Danielle Hurley, Springfield High School, $2,000
Savannah Jones, Springfield High School, $2,000
Jacob Woodard, Springfield High School, $2,000
Anthony Williams, Springfield High School, $2,000

L. Scott Hoff Scholarship
Caleb Crawford, Lanphier High School, $1,000

Linda S. Culver Memorial Scholarship
Victoria Davis, Taylorville High School, $1,300

Lori L. Kashmer Scholarship
Kirsten Parr, Williamsville High School, $3,000

Margaret Johnson Special Education Scholarship
Mackenzie Ent, Glenwood High School, $600

Mary Lou & Dwight Pitman Scholarship
Tucker Hirsch, Williamsville High School, $1,000

Paul V. Gage Community Service Scholarship
Mary White, Vienna High School, $600

Pearl Fairfield Scholarship
Haley Jackson, Springfield Southeast High School, $500

Reverend Kenneth H. White Family Scholarship
Dylan Leach, Lanphier High School, $650
Hannah Mobley, Lanphier High School, $650

Sgt. John R. Dalhaus Memorial Scholarship
Zachary Skinner, Litchfield High School, $1,000

SAHBA Robert E. von Behren Memorial Scholarship
Meagan Harlow, Glenwood High School, $1,000

Student of the Year Award Scholarship
Ejehi Erewele, Springfield High School, $10,000
Tucker Hirsch, Williamsville High School, $5,000
Eric Mason, Lanphier High School, $5,000
Victoria Londrigan, Sacred Heart-Griffin High School, $2,500
Meagan McNicholas, Rochester High School, $2,500

The Association for Women in Communications Scholarship
Mackenzie Lyons, Lincoln Land Community College, $500

World War II Illinois Descendants Scholarship
Tucker Hirsch, Williamsville High School, $1,000
Allyson Taylor, Wayne City High School, $1,000

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