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Incoming students honored with scholarships

June 21, 2017

KOKOMO, Ind. — Indiana University Kokomo honored nearly 60 incoming students with more than $550,000 in awards at its annual Scholarship Reception.

“We’re proud of each of these students’ accomplishments, and are thrilled they have chosen IU Kokomo for the next step in their academic journey,” said Angela Siders, director of admissions. “It was great to recognize the outstanding academic achievements of several of our incoming freshmen.” 

Award recipients are listed by hometown:

Amboy

Renee Gunion, Miami County Scholarship, $4,000

Delphi

Symphony Kirkpatrick, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Elwood

Alyssa Nash, Direct Admit Scholarship, $2,500

Fort Wayne

Nyssa Baker, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Frankfort

Marvin Silva, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Galveston

Jessica Pinkston, ESP Scholarship, $2,500; Cream & Crimson Interview Scholarship, $1,000

Kameron Schreckenghaust, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Savanna Thompson, ESP Scholarship, $2,500

Greentown

Emily Robbins, STAR Scholarship, $1,500; Cream & Crimson Interview Scholarship, $1,000; Ernest B. Johnson Scholarship, $1,000; Brown Family Scholarship, $3,000

Kokomo

Ryan Clark, STAR Scholarship, $1,500; ACP scholarship, $500

Gabrielle Duncan, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Joseph Elmasry, ESP Scholarship, $2,500; Della Evans Scholarship, $2,000

Nicolas Huff, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Kelsi Jones, ESP Scholarship, $2,500; Cream & Crimson Interview Scholarship, $1,000

Elora Klepinger, STAR Scholarship, $1,500; Cream & Crimson Foundation Award, $500; Morrison Scholarship, $500

Kaci Kothe, STAR Scholarship, $1,500; ACP scholarship, $500

Vinh Lee, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Tatum Manton, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Christian O’Donnell, ACP Scholarship, $500

Alyssa Pier, Adam W. Herbert Presidential Scholar, full tuition

Jaylan Polk, ACP Scholarship, $500

Sarah Reel, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Katherine Rozzi, Fraser Scholarship, $1,500

Brooke Smith, ESP Scholarship, $2,500

Aaron Stanley, Green Scholarship, $1,000

Brittney Sturgeon, Delphi Scholarship, $1,500

Rebecca Valdez, Delphi Scholarship, $1,500

Heather Wood, STAR Scholarship, $1,500; Sycamore Recreation Scholarship, $1,000

Lafayette

Jenna Harrison, STAR Scholarship, $1,500; Tippecanoe County Scholarship, $1,000

Hanna Oberle-Bullock, STAR Scholarship, $1,500; Tippecanoe County Scholarship, $1,000

Lapel

Mackenzie Crosley, Direct Admit Scholarship, $2,500; Swain Scholarship, $500

LaFontaine

Mary Guisewhite, Direct Admit Scholarship, $2,500; Herrick Scholarship, $1,500

Logansport

Holland DeWitt, ESP Scholarship, $2,500

Kelsie Ellington, Cole Family Scholarship, $1,000

Dalea Hubenthal, ESP Scholarship, $2,500; ACP Scholarship, $500; Cream & Crimson Interview Scholarship, $1,000

Dustin Hughes, ACP scholarship, $500

Matthew Rans, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Dannya Soriano, Cole Family Scholarship, $1,000

Marion

Lacey Hale, Button & Gingerich Scholarship, $500

Macy

Samantha Tims, Miami County Scholarship, $4,000

Ryley Working, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Merrillville

Unique Blakely, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Noblesville

Alecksa Baker, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Raychel Keller, ESP Scholarship, $2,500; Cream & Crimson Interview Scholarship, $1,000

Peru

Joetta George, Bonhomme Scholarship, $1,000; Stout Scholarship, $1,500

Holly Huneryager, Adam W. Herbert Presidential Scholar, full tuition

Aaron Lorenz, ESP Scholarship, $2,500; IUK Chancellor Scholarship, $1,500

Amber Strik, STAR Scholarship, $1,500; ACP Scholarship, $500

Ben VanBaalen, Stout Scholarship, $1,500

Mersadie Wilson, ESP Scholarship, $2,500; ACP Scholarship, $500

Russiaville

Cameron Rice, Virgil and Elizabeth Hunt Scholarship, $1,000

Sharpsville

Haley Bitner, STAR Scholarship, $1,500; Sycamore Recreation scholarship, $1,000

Tipton

Cheyenna Mills, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Kaylee Stearnes-Moore, ESP Scholarship, $2,500

Wabash

Nicole Adams, Direct Admit Scholarship $2,500; Cream and Crimson Interview scholarship, $1,000; Kintzele Scholarship, $2,500

Westfield

Andrea Stephan, Direct Admit Scholarship, $2,500

Beecher, Illinois

Skylar Grayson, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Onarga, Illinois

Vanessa Vergara, STAR Scholarship, $1,500

Indiana University Kokomo serves north central Indiana.

Last updated: 06/21/2017