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WNC Foundation recognizes locals who support scholarships

Nevada Appeal Staff Report

Western Nevada College awards thousands of dollars each semester to students who qualify for grants, or who apply for and receive scholarships. For the 2010-2011 academic year, Western awarded 140 scholarships totaling $136,880. The WNC Foundation, with the support of community donors, awarded 132 of these scholarships totaling $125,880.

The WNC Foundation wishes to recognize those who helped support scholarships for students attending the college this school year. Their generosity makes a difference to not only the students, but also the community.

Applications for the 2011-2012 academic year are being accepted through March 1, 2011. Scholarship and financial assistance information: http://www.wnc.edu/studentservices/financial/ or 445-3264.

Advocates for English Language Learners in Higher Education Scholarship

Al Teixeira Memorial Baseball Scholarship

Albert V. Lane Scholarship

Allene Hunnewell Memorial Scholarship

American Association of University Women Scholarship – Capital Branch

American Legion Auxiliary #4 Post 9/11/01 Veteran Scholarship

Andy Butti Scholarship

Anne G. Berlin Memorial Scholarship

Anne M. Phillips Memorial Scholarship

Annie Johnson Elliott Scholarship

Associated Students of Western Nevada Scholarships

Ballardini Single Parent Scholarship

BAWN/Edd P. Furgerson Memorial Scholarship

Bessie C. Gilmer Scholarship

Bessie L. Miller Memorial Scholarship

Boys and Girls Club of Mason Valley Scholarship

Carson and Sierra Coleman ECE Scholarship

Carson City Democratic Women’s Scholarship

Carson City Emblem Club No. 507 Scholarship

Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare Auxiliary Ursula Daines Memorial Scholarship

Carson Valley Quilt Guild Art Scholarship

Catherine “Suse” Fitz Scholarship

CGI, Inc. Scholarship

Christine Baker Educational Scholarship

Clark A. Morres Baseball Scholarship

Daughters of the American Revolution John C. Fremont Chapter Scholarship

Day Family Nursing Scholarship

Dorothy and Rob Ramsdell Scholarship

Dr. William E. Clark Memorial Scholarship

Ed Jesse Baseball Scholarship

Estimating as a Career Scholarship

Glady Coleman Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Golf for Greenwave Graduates Scholarship

Great Basin Chapter of American Association of Critical Care Nurses Scholarship

Harriet L. Crowell Memorial Scholarship

Helen Close Charitable Foundation Scholarship

Helen Devereux Memorial Scholarship

Helen F. Harpin Memorial Scholarship

Helen Moederndorfer Jesse Memorial Scholarship

Helping Professions Scholarship

Insurance Agents and Brokers of Nevada Scholarship

International Women’s Day Scholarship

Jack C. Davis Memorial Scholarship

Jason Bertocchi Scholarship for Disabled Students

Jeremy Williams Memorial Scholarship

Joan I. Shelton Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Joe Lushina Nursing Scholarship

John H. Sheldon Scholarship

Kandee Ann Kahn Memorial Scholarship for Public Safety

Katharine Harris Quilici Memorial Scholarship

Kennametal Engineering and Science Scholarship

Korean War Veterans Carson City Chapter 305 Nursing Scholarship

Lane-Morsani Memorial Scholarship

LeRoy F. Hack Memorial Baseball Scholarship

Lesch Nursing Scholarship

Maizie Harris Jesse “Reaching for the Stars” Scholarship

Marilyn C. Potter Scholarship

Melba Silver Memorial Scholarship

Michael Calabro Memorial Electronics Award

Mike and Dick Stoddard Memorial Scholarship

Minden Rotary Club Erin Hackman Memorial Scholarship

Monte Fast GED Scholarship

Nancy Fischer Gaskill Memorial Nursing Scholarship

National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century Thomas Holcomb Chapter Scholarship

Natives & Newcomers Club of Carson City Nursing Scholarship

Nevada Commission on Construction Education Scholarship

Nevada CPA Society Scholarship

Nevada Nurses Association Scholarship

NV Energy Foundation Scholarship

Ormsby Sportsmen’s Association Scholarship

Patricia Ricks Aschee Native American Spiritual Gift Award

P.E.O. Sisterhood Scholarship for Women

Robert and Joy Pease Memorial Scholarship

Robert Bush Memorial Scholarship

Roberta Ogden Trease Memorial Scholarship

Sagebrush Chapter Model A Ford Club of America Scholarship

Soroptimist International of Carson City Barbara K. Alexander Memorial Scholarship

Soroptimist International of Carson City Margaret Hersey Memorial Scholarship

Soroptimist International of Carson City Marge Patterson Memorial Scholarship

Soroptimist International of Carson City Mary Coffey Memorial Scholarship

Soroptimist International of Carson City Trade & Industry Scholarship

Soroptimist International of Carson City Women’s Opportunity Award

Soroptimist International of Carson Valley Healthcare Scholarship

Student Ability Scholarship

Sunset Rotary Club of Carson City Scholarship

Taeubel Classified Professional Development Scholarship

The Hope Scholarship

The Tekla Kujawski Memorial Nursing Scholarship

The Testolin Family Scholarship

Tyler Flynn Memorial Fund Scholarship

Unger Diamond Memorial Scholarship

United Methodist Men’s Scholarship

Vivian Wilde-Mellow Memorial Scholarship

Warde H. Dixon Memorial Scholarship

Western Nevada Astronomical Society Science Scholarship

Western Nevada Astronomical Society Space Science Scholarship

Western Nevada College Student Leadership Scholarship

Western Nevada College Talent Grant Art Scholarship

Western Nevada College Talent Grant Music Scholarship

Woody Wurster Machine Tool Scholarship

Zola Scholarship