Meet Our Scholars

   

Marcell Rowe

connecting to community is what it is all about

Marcell Rowe graduated from Mankato East High School in 2014 with a higher than 4.0 GPA and was awarded the Ogden W. and Jane M. Confer Scholarship to assist him in attending Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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Naomi Lopez

following in her parents' footsteps

Naomi Lopez and her family would not be where they are today without their persistent focus on education.

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McKenna Buisman

Taking it to the next level with the Marlyn H. Heintz scholarship

Marlyn was frustrated by the glass ceiling imposed on her educational opportunities. Through the Heintz fund, she and Max are changing the script for today’s young women.

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Recent Scholarships

2019 Scholarship Recipients

 

Ogden W. and Jane M. Confer Scholarship Fund

  • Payton Keech

 

Elks Scholarship Fund

  • Ian Dittmer Ian
  • Brayton Matuska
  • Jacob Prybylla
  • Madison Ceminsky
  • Sarah Best
  • Maggie Taylor  
  • Lauren Senden  
  • Katelynn Erickson  
  • Sara Gartner
  • Hannah Weng
  • Carlyn Roering  
  • Grace Dehen

 

Marlyn R. Heintz Scholarship Fund

  • Katelyn Wilde
  • Hannah Weng
  • Payton Keech
  • Madison Ceminsky
  • Whitny Fowlds

 

Dustin Lemke Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Maggie Taylor
  • Qali Abdi

 

Florence Nightingale Scholarship Fund

  • Gao Ja Yang, Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • Sasha Lynch, Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • Jeffery Anderson, South Central College
  • Pha Yang, South Central College

 

Jenny Schugel Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Kolton Smith
  • Michael Rahall
  • Kyle Domeier

 

Gary W. Stroup Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Erin Hanson
  • Auna Koenigs

 

Virginia and Martin Krause Scholarship
Martin Luther High School

  • Caleb & Anna Schultz
  • Mariah Geistfeld
  • Trevor Rosburg
  • Jacob Taylor
  • Sutton Bohlsen
  • Wyatt Luhmann
  • Alexys and Zachariah Flohrs
  • Lance Stevens
  • Marah Engel
  • Colter Meinert
  • Emily Sokoloski

2018 Scholarship Recipients

 

Central Freedom High School Scholarship

  • Nicole Dentz, South Central College

 

Ogden W. and Jane M. Confer Scholarship Fund

  • Naomi Lopez, Carleton College

 

Marlyn R. Heintz Scholarship Fund

  • Elizabeth Benzmiller, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Mckenna Buisman, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  • Hali Erickson, South Dakota State University
  • Mackenzie Gleason, Vanderbilt University

 

Dustin Lemke Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Nathan Loayza, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Maya Mukamuri, Luther College

 

Florence Nightingale Scholarship Fund

  • Molly Olson, Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • Pha Yang, South Central College

 

Jenny Schugel Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Samuel Denney, Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • Sarah Preisinger, University of Wisconsin, River Falls
  • Versei Sindelar, Front Range Community College

 

Gary W. Stroup Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Ashley Conradt, South Dakota State University
  • Cierra Ulwelling, Winona State University

 

Virginia and Martin Krause Scholarship
Martin Luther High School

  • Chloe Denton
  • Sierra Geistfeld
  • Cody Greve
  • Alexis Lawton
  • Trevor Rosburg
  • Caleb Schultz
  • Ryan Singleton
  • Emily Sokoloski