Scholarship Winners for 2017-2018 Announced

The Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the forty-one scholarships awarded in April 2016. The following students have been awarded multi-year scholarships:

Dara Broadnax
Thomas Giblin
Aden Halpern
Abigail Havice
Alexi Kehoe
Mackenzie Kokoski
Marcello Mazzeo
Ariana Metzger
Breanna Stovall
Pennsylvania
Massachusetts
Pennsylvania
Ohio
Massachusetts
Ohio
Florida
New York
Alabama
Courtney Collins
Shade Hall
Briana Hansen
Emily Hethcox
Nicholas Kendrick
Justin Krizenesky
Sierra McCullough
Matthew Saylor
Theresa Webber
Indiana
Iowa
New York
Alabama
South Carolina
Wisconsin
California
Pennsylvania
North Carolina

The following students have been awarded single year scholarships:

Ryan Bennett
Nathaniel Canny
Michael Delaporta
Joshua Fielder
Benjamin James
Noah vanHartesveldt
Kelsey Wessels
North Carolina
Colorado
Massachusetts
Colorado
Virginia
Michigan
Ohio
Tabitha Caldwell
Joseph Delaporta
Alec Feygin
Jane Heath
Stephanie Mckeel
Francesca Weis
Emily Woodward
Texas
Massachusetts
Illinois
Rhode Island
New York
Louisiana
Vermont

We are pleased to announce that the recipient of the Kevin Tidwell Memorial Scholarship is Kayla Morgan.  She will receive $2500 per year for four years. She is from Pennsylvania. This scholarship is made possible by the generous donation of $10,000 from the Kevin Tidwell Foundation.

A scholarship in memory of Glen Parsons has also been funded by the Kevin Tidwell Foundation.  Glen was a founding member of the Kevin Tidwell Foundation who donated his time and energy to that organization for over twenty years.  This $10,000 scholarship was awarded to Shania Rinaldi.  Shania is from New York and plans to be a nurse practioner.

Alexi Fernandez has been awarded the Tim and Ritch Dangel Memorial Scholarship.  Alexi is from Texas and will be attending Brigham Young University in the fall. This award has been made possible by the fundraising efforts of the family of Tim and Ritch Dangel in Ohio.  The family sponsored a golf tournament in Cincinnati, Ohio and the proceeds were donated to fund this scholarship.

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the Jill M. Balboni Memorial Scholarship funded by the LiveLearnBreathe Foundation. Each winner will receive a $5,000 award for the 2017-2018 school year.  Julia Wright lives in Massachusetts and will be attending Harvard University in the fall.  Elizabeth Shea resides in Florida and will be continuing her studies at Stetson University.

Abby Reed and Hope Fairchild are each recipients of the Michael Gaddes Memorial Scholarships funded by the Michael Gaddes Foundation in Michigan.  Each student will receive $2000 per year for two years.  Abby lives in Ohio and will be attending Cedarville University.  Hope is from Minnesota and will attend the University of North Dakota.

We wish to congratulate all our award recipients as well as all our applicants and wish them all the best in their studies this fall.  Congratulations to all!

Mary Kay