Scholarship Winners for 2014-2015 Announced
The Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the forty-eight scholarships awarded in April 2014. The following students have been awarded multi-year scholarships:
The following students have been awarded single year scholarships:
We are also pleased to announce that the recipient of the Kevin Tidwell Memorial Scholarship is Evana Bodiker. She will receive $2500 per year for four years. Evana is from North Carolina and will be attending the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and plans to study journalism and English. 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 Barbara Boyer. Barbara is from Wisconsin and will be attending the University of Wisconsin in Green Bay and is planning to major in accounting.
Alex Hall has been awarded the Tim and Ritch Dangel Memorial Scholarship. Alex is from Iowa and plans to study biochemical engineering at the Iowa State University. He will receive $2000 per year for four years. 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.
Daniel Howard and Daniela Lara-Guzman 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. Daniel lives in Washington and Daniela is a resident of Michigan.
Shelby Fischer of Ohio and Mikaela of North Dakota are the recipients of the Aptalis Pharma Scholarship. They will each receive a $1500 award for one year. We are proud to have Aptalis as our partner this year.
We wish to congratulate all of our award recipients as well as all of our applicants and wish them all the best in their studies this fall. Congratulations to all!