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Scholarship Winners Announced!

Scholarship Winners Announced!

Friendship Haven Memorial Foundation scholarship funds have been established to recognize and support the educational efforts of students who are pursuing promising careers.

Scholarships are made possible through gifts made to the Friendship Haven Memorial Foundation by generous donors with strong beliefs in the value of education and commitment to helping others.

Applicants provide a completed application, cumulative transcript, letters of recommendation and a 100-word essay explaining how they would benefit by receiving a scholarship. All applications and supporting documents are reviewed by a committee comprised of members of the Friendship Haven Board of Directors. Recipients are selected based on academic excellence, character, participation in extracurricular activities, essay content, work experience and financial need.

Congratulations to the following recipients on receiving scholarships:

REACH Higher Scholarship ($7,000)

Amber Maine, Journeys – attending Iowa Central Community College

Shelby Prochaska, Catalyst – attending Iowa Central Community College

Dr. William & Edna Remer Scholarship ($1,120)

Michelle Cook, Catalyst – will attend Iowa Central Community College  

Madison Engels, family member of Friendship Haven employee – attending University of Northern Iowa

Addison Moritz, Dietary-Simpson Health Center – will attend Iowa Central Community College

Stacy Rogers, family member of Friendship Haven employee – attending Iowa Central Community College

Hannah Schaeffer, family member of Friendship Haven employee – attending Briar Cliff University

Bess Pettycrew Scholarship ($800)

Kyanna Kirk, Stone Heights – will attend the University of Northern Iowa

John & Eva Amond Scholarship ($650)

Macey Mason, Stone Heights – will attend the University of Northern Iowa

Kiley O’Leary, Assisted Living Nurse – attending Chamberlin University

Posted on June 3, 2019
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