Archive for Thursday, April 24, 2014

Basehor-Linwood High School 2014 scholarships announced

BLEF Scholarship Recipients front row: Katie Tindell, Angelina Harrison, Shelby Wicker, Amber Garver, Sara Rehm, Emily Dye, Allison Heinen, Kayleigh Schoenfelder, Courtney Payne, Kathleen Eberth, Rachel Kamm. Back row: BLEF Vice-President Lori Van Fleet, Reece McDowell, Jacob Merrick, Jacob Phillips, Stephan Struzzo, Alexander Coleman, Jack McCraney, Eric Purrington, Cory McCleary and BLEF President Dave Gunn. Recipients not pictured: Anthony Drury and Avery Fliger.

BLEF Scholarship Recipients front row: Katie Tindell, Angelina Harrison, Shelby Wicker, Amber Garver, Sara Rehm, Emily Dye, Allison Heinen, Kayleigh Schoenfelder, Courtney Payne, Kathleen Eberth, Rachel Kamm. Back row: BLEF Vice-President Lori Van Fleet, Reece McDowell, Jacob Merrick, Jacob Phillips, Stephan Struzzo, Alexander Coleman, Jack McCraney, Eric Purrington, Cory McCleary and BLEF President Dave Gunn. Recipients not pictured: Anthony Drury and Avery Fliger.

April 24, 2014

Students and their families gathered at the Basehor-Linwood High School auditorium Wednesday night to celebrate the academic and extra-cirricular success of students awarded scholarships in this year's Acadamic Awards night.

Seventy scholarships from various local organizations were given to students Wednesday night. One of the newest scholarships awarded was the Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) program scholarship. The JAG program teaches students professional, life and academic skills. BLHS is one of 25 schools in the state that initiated JAG programs this year. The group of schools represented the biggest statewide startup in the country.

Below is a list of all the scholarships and their recipients:

A.B.L.E. Scholarship, $1,000: Hailey Robinson, Abraham Ruffcorn, Jefferson Storms

Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship, $700: Chloe Freemire, Chase Ryder

Basehor Chamber of Commerce, $500: Jessica Budy

Basehor Lions Club Scholarship, $700: Rachel Eberth, Otto Metzger

BLHS Booster Club Scholarship, $500: Alexander Coleman, Cory McCleary, Kayleigh Schoenfelder;

BLMS Booster Club Scholarship, $500: Reese McDowell, Jacob Phillips

Basehor-Linwood Education Foundation Scholarship, $500: Avery Fliger, Angelina Harrison, Jack McCraney, Reese McDowell, Courtney Payne, Sara Rehm, Stephan Struzzo, Shelby Wicker; $1000: Alexander Coleman, Emily Dye, Kathleen Eberth, Amber Garver, Allison Heinen, Rachel Kamm, Cory McCleary, Jacob Phillips, Eric Purrington, Kayleigh Schoenfelder, Katie Tindell; $500 for technical school: Anthony Drury, Jacob Merrick

DLR Group Scholarship In honor of Eric Dove, $500: Jacob Zamora

Bittel Family Scholarship for Math and Science, $500: Mark Vitt

BLHS Student Council Scholarship, $500: Nick Genz

Care Cats/Youth Friends Corps & National Points of Light Foundation, $500: Tyler Carey, Rachel Savner, Glynis Castaneda, Johnathan Fulkerson, Haleigh Linden, Carissa Mikesic, Emily Powell

Community National Bank Scholarship, $300: Allison Crist, Otto Metzger, Tanner Tavis

Easton Bus Company Scholarship, $500: Erin Krueger-Foster

Faye Carney Gehl Scholarship, $10,000: Announced at graduation

First State Bank & Trust Scholarship, $750: Matthew Higgins, Carter Kleoppel

Joshua Gaffney Memorial Scholarship, $500: Jessica Budy, Sean Potter

Gold Pride Scholarship, $500: Gage Wiser

PRIDE Scholarship, $500: Anthony Drury

Youth Pride Scholarship, $500: Rachel Eberth, Matthew Higgins; $220: Kyle Foster

Linwood Lions Club Scholarship, $1,600: Angelina Harrison, Cory McCleary

Lou Haney Memorial Scholarship, $1,000: Courtney Payne

Union Bank & Trust Scholarship, $750: Bret Fritz

Ward L. Kiester Memorial Scholarship, $700: Clayton Kaminski

Irene Neis Kiester Memorial Scholarship, $700: Sean Potter

Ward L. Kiester II Memorial Scholarship, $600: Hayley Newlin

New Century Club Scholarship, $500: Makayla Weiser

BLHS Outstanding Endeavor Award, $1,200: Natalie Engler

Henri Masonic Lodge #190 Scholarship, $500: Johnny Hopper

JAG Scholarship, $500: Kyle Foster, Zach Hamel, Johnny Hopper, Alex Van Erem, Eli Vinson

Linwood Elementary School Alumni Scholarship, $250: Nicole Kneebone

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