Local residents receive scholarships to attend BGSU Firelands

Berlin Heights resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Kaitlyn M. Davis of Berlin Heights has received the Sandusky Elks Book Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. Davis will receive $500 towards textbooks for the 2012-2013 academic year.

This award is available to students living in Erie County.

Davis is a 2009 graduate of Edison High School.

She is a senior majoring in visual communications technology at BGSU Firelands where she has been on the Deans List and maintained a 4.0 GPA. She has twice received the Creative Excellence Award in Visual Media Technology. Her work has been displayed at the annual Visual Communications Technology Gallery at BGSU Firelands. She is a member of the National Society of Leadership and Success and the Visual Communications Technology Organization.

She is the daughter of Gene and Lynn Davis of Berlin Heights.

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Debralee Divers, director of enrollment management and student retention services, at 419-433-5560 or 800-322-4787. Email: divers@bgsu.edu.

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Norwalk resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Samantha N. Middleton of Norwalk has received the Dorothy Pickett Walker Memorial Scholarship for Elementary Education to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. Middleton will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2012-2013 academic year.

This scholarship, established in 1999, is made possible by a gift from Walker’s daughter, Nancy Herl, in memory of her mother. The scholarship is available to a full- or part-time student who has a 3.0 GPA and plans to major in early childhood education. Financial need is also a consideration for this award.

Middleton is a 2001 graduate of Willard High School.

She is a senior majoring in early childhood education at BGSU Firelands where she has been on the Dean’s List and she is an active member of the Firelands Chapter of the Ohio Student Education Association.

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Debralee Divers, director of enrollment management and student retention services, at 419-433-5560 or 800-322-4787. Email: divers@bgsu.edu.