Local residents receive scholarships to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Valerie C. Tyree of Huron has received the Sandusky Area Health Education Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $300 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This award, sponsored by the Health Careers Unlimited organization, is available to a sophomore majoring in a health career field at BGSU Firelands. Recipients must have a 3.0 GPA and be from Erie, Ottawa, Sandusky, Huron, or Seneca counties.

Tyree is a 2014 graduate of Huron High School where she received an honors diploma with distinction. In her free time she was a volunteer at the Huron Playhouse and Kingston Nursing Home.

She is a sophomore majoring in nursing at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of Greg and Donna Stone of Huron.

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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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Kelly L. Fantozz of Sandusky has received the Robert E. Harned Art Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,250 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This endowed scholarship is awarded to students in the art department at BGSU Firelands. Faculty of the art department select the recipients.

Fantozz is a 1981 graduate of Saint Mary’s Central Catholic High School.

She is a junior working towards a bachelor of fine arts at BGSU Firelands.

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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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Erin Christine Clarkson of Sandusky has received the Robert E. Harned Art Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,250 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This endowed scholarship is awarded to students in the art department at BGSU Firelands. Faculty of the art department select the recipients.

Clarkson is a 2011 graduate of Sandusky High School.

She is a junior working towards a bachelor of fine arts in printmaking at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of Robert and Lee Ann Clarkson of Sandusky.

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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Bellevue resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Elizabeth Kay Martin of Bellevue has received the Mary Printy Memorial Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $728 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This endowed scholarship is available to students majoring in nursing. Special consideration is given to adult learners who plan to pursue or are presently active in careers in maternity nursing.

Martin is a 1994 graduate of Bellevue Senior High School where she was inducted into the National Honor Society.

She is a junior majoring in nursing at BGSU Firelands.

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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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Azyah Alizabeth Smith-Crager of Sandusky has received the Therese and Alonzo Allen Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $528 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This scholarship, established in 2002 by Conrad and Deanna Allen, is available to a full-time underrepresented, undergraduate who is majoring in business or education. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required, but preference is given to students with a higher GPA.

Smith-Crager is a 2015 graduate of Sandusky High School where she was active in in basketball, volleyball, track, student council, and the National Technical Honor Society. She excelled in basketball and was named first team and second team for the Northern Ohio League.

She is a freshman majoring in diagnostic medical sonography at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of Scott Crager and Natasha Smith of Sandusky.

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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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Samantha Marie Clonch of Sandusky has received the anonymous scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $2,500 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

An anonymous donor established this scholarship to support students attending BGSU Firelands. Awards are available to both full- and part-time students. Need is a factor.

Clonch is a 2012 graduate of Perkins High School.

She is a senior majoring in education at BGSU Firelands where she has been on the Dean’s List.

She is the daughter of Kenneth and Tammy Clonch of Sandusky.

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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Bellevue resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Hannah Lynn DeBlase of Bellevue has received the anonymous scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $2,500 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

An anonymous donor established this scholarship to support students attending BGSU Firelands. Awards are available to both full- and part-time students. Need is a factor.

DeBlase is a 2012 graduate of Bellevue Senior High School.

She is a senior majoring in nursing at BGSU Firelands where she has been on the Dean’s List.

She is the daughter of Vince and Diane DeBlase.

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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Huron resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Kaitlin S. Lance of Huron has received the Sandusky Exchange Club Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

To receive this merit award, a candidate must have at least a 3.0 GPA, demonstrated a willingness to share his or her talents with the school and community, exhibit a high standard of personal control and responsibility, and be able to demonstrate a capacity to provide direction and guidance in activities.

Lance is a 2015 graduate of Huron High School.

She is a freshman majoring in biology at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of Sam and Mila Lance of Huron.

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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Sanudsky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Summer Madison Seitz of Sanudsky has received the Sandusky Exchange Club Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

To receive this merit award, a candidate must have at least a 3.0 GPA, demonstrated a willingness to share his or her talents with the school and community, exhibit a high standard of personal control and responsibility, and be able to demonstrate a capacity to provide direction and guidance in activities.

Seitz is a 2014 graduate of Perkins High School where she received the Pirate Award and participated in LifeTeen.

She is a junior majoring in radiologic technology at BGSU Firelands where she previously earned an associate of science. While in school she founded Christian Fellowship, a student organization.

She is the daughter of Brian and Jill Seitz.

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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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Connor Camella Trent of Sandusky has received the Sandusky Exchange Club Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. He will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

To receive this merit award, a candidate must have at least a 3.0 GPA, demonstrated a willingness to share his or her talents with the school and community, exhibit a high standard of personal control and responsibility, and be able to demonstrate a capacity to provide direction and guidance in activities.

Trent is a 2014 graduate of Perkins High School where he was on the honor roll and participated in football, track, and soccer.

He is a sophomore majoring in nursing at BGSU Firelands.

He is the son of Gary and Janice Trent of Sandusky.

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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Castalia resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Chelsea Lea Legg of Castalia has received the Sandusky Exchange Club Dr. Henry W. Lehrer Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,200 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Henry W. Lehrer was a native Sanduskian and member of the Sandusky Exchange Club until he passed away on December 25, 1980. He was a community-minded individual, and was one of the early supporters of having a college established in the Firelands area. This award was made possible by the Sandusky Exchange Club and Lehrer’s family and friends to commemorate his interest in BGSU Firelands.

Legg is a 2015 graduate of Margaretta High School.

She is a freshman majoring in inclusive early childhood education at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of Ronald and Donielle Legg of Castalia.

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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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Amber N. Linville of Sandusky has received the Sandusky Register Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Each year the Sandusky Register offers six scholarships, three to freshman and three to continuing students. Recipients must reside in Erie or Huron counties, the City of Port Clinton, or Danbury Township.

Linville is a 2015 graduate of Sandusky High School where she received two academic letters and participated in soccer and A Cappella Choir.

She is a freshman majoring in nursing at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of John and Brenda Linville of Sandusky.

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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Monroeville resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Daniel Stephen Littlejohn of Monroeville has received the Sandusky Register Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. He will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Each year the Sandusky Register offers six scholarships, three to freshman and three to continuing students. Recipients must reside in Erie or Huron counties, the City of Port Clinton, or Danbury Township

Littlejohn is a 2015 graduate of Monroeville High School where he was on the honor roll, and active in National Honor Society, basketball, cross country, baseball, and GED tutoring.

He is a freshman majoring in computer science at BGSU Firelands.

He is the son of John and Karen Littlejohn of Monroeville.

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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Bellevue resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Cody Allen Reed of Bellevue has received the Sandusky Register Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. He will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Each year the Sandusky Register offers six scholarships, three to freshman and three to continuing students. Recipients must reside in Erie or Huron counties, the City of Port Clinton, or Danbury Township

Reed is a 2014 graduate of Norwalk High School.

He is a junior majoring in criminal justice at BGSU Firelands where he has been on the Dean’s List and is active in the Criminal Justice Club.

He is the son of John and Stephanie Miller.

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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Berlin Heights resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Patrick Gerald Walker of Berlin Heights has received the Sandusky Register Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. He will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Each year the Sandusky Register offers six scholarships, three to freshman and three to continuing students. Recipients must reside in Erie or Huron counties, the City of Port Clinton, or Danbury Township

Walker is a 2014 graduate of Goose Creek High School, Goose Creek, S.C.

He is a freshman majoring in science at BGSU Firelands.

He is the son of Patrick and Kim Walker 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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Marblehead resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Nicole Marie Spears of Marblehead has received the Sandusky Register Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Each year the Sandusky Register offers six scholarships, three to freshman and three to continuing students. Recipients must reside in Erie or Huron counties, the City of Port Clinton, or Danbury Township

Spears is a 2015 graduate of Danbury High School where she was on the honor roll and active in National Honor Society, basketball, and golf.

She is a freshman majoring in nursing at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of Greg and Mary Spears of Marblehead.

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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Avon Lake resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Dylan Kenneth Kadow of Avon Lake has received the Lary and Carlleen Scott Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. He will receive $1,574 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This scholarship was funded by the generosity of Lary and Carlleen Scott to honor Lary’s father, Wallace A. Scott, a highly respected educator who started his teaching career in Rushville, Ohio. While there, he coached the small town basketball team to a state championship. After leaving Rushville, he taught science and physical education at Elliot Junior High School in Cleveland. During the summer, he was the director of the Bedford city summer recreation program. In his spare time, he was a lifeguard and worked for the Cleveland Browns handling the yard line markers during the NFL season. Recipients of this award must have at least a 2.5 GPA. Financial need is a primary consideration and preference will be given to veterans.

Kadow is a 2013 graduate of Avon Lake High School.

He is a junior majoring in respiratory care technology at BGSU Firelands where he is on the Dean’s List and has received several scholarships. He is a member of the American Association for Respiratory Care and he founded the Huff and Puff Respiratory Race to benefit the American Lung Association.

He is the son of Kirk and Denise Kadow of Avon Lake.

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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Huron resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Amy A. Elder of Huron has received the Margaret J. Linz Legacy Memorial Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $500 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This scholarship was established in memory of Margaret J. Linz by her family, in honor of the educational impact she had on the community. She enjoyed a long, fulfilling teaching career in Erie County and she was an active community volunteer. This award is available to a non-traditional junior or senior with a declared major in education, a minimum GPA of 3.0, and demonstrated financial need.

Elder is a 1988 graduate of Huron High School.

She is a junior majoring in inclusive early childhood education at BGSU Firelands.

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.