Local residents receive scholarships to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Skyla Miranda Willett of Huron has received the Carl R. and Elizabeth Swanbeck Memorial Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $466 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Established by family, friends, and admirers of the late Swanbecks, this scholarship is awarded to a graduate, or candidate for graduation, of Huron High School. Financial need is the primary criterion, along with scholastic achievement and participation in activities.

Willett is a 2015 graduate of Huron High School where she was active in Spanish club, Model United Nations, drill team, track and field and cross country. While in high school, she earned a Believe in Ohio Award from the Ohio Academy of Science.

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

She is the daughter of Michael and Julie Willett 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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Wakeman resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Adelyn Mae Sherrard of Wakeman has received the Home Savings Business Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,974 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This scholarship was established in 2006 by the Home Savings Charitable Foundation. Recipients of this award are chosen from students in the Norwalk and Sandusky area who have completed their first year of studies at BGSU Firelands. The recipient must be a business major who has at least a 3.0 GPA.

Sherrard is a 2013 graduate of Western Reserve High School.

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

She is the daughter of Richard and Tessie Sherrard of Wakeman.

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 – Casie Janell Hinojosa of Bellevue has received the Todd Marshall Memorial Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,375 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Created by the family of Todd Marshall, who was a lecturer of biology at BGSU Firelands, and funded by his family and friends as well as community members, this scholarship supports a full-time student pursuing an associate or a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA and financial need is a consideration.

Hinojosa is a 2015 graduate of Bellevue High School where she was on the honor roll.

She is a freshman majoring in allied health sciences at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of Eric Hinojosa and Heidi Miller of Bellevue.

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 – Phaza Marie Tucker of Sandusky has received the Leon and Susan Cross Book Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $500 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This award is available to students who reside in Erie, Huron, or Ottawa counties and are majoring in biological or physical science. Both full- and part-time students are eligible to receive this book scholarship.

Tucker is a 2014 graduate of Sandusky High School where she was on the honor roll.

She is a sophomore at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of Timothy Gillcrese and Monica Tucker 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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Huron resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Amy A. Elder of Huron has received the Frost Parker Foundation Scholarship at BGSU Firelands. She will receive $874 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This endowed award is available to students who are enrolled on either a full- or part-time basis.

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.

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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Heather Lynn Iott of Sandusky has received the Frost Parker Foundation Scholarship at BGSU Firelands. She will receive $874 towards tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year.

This endowed award is available to students who are enrolled on either a full- or part-time basis.

Iott is a 1998 graduate of Libbey High School, Toledo.

She is a freshman majoring in communications at BGSU Firelands.

She is married to Michael Iott and she is the daughter of Dale and Beverly Mason of Toledo.

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 – Morgan Paige Ackerman of Norwalk has received the BGSU Firelands Bookstore Book Loan Scholarship. She will receive course materials for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Each academic year, the BGSU University Bookstore provides course materials in the form of book loan awards to qualified students at BGSU Firelands.

Ackerman is a 2014 graduate of Norwalk High School.

She is a sophomore working towards an associate of science at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of David and Melanie Ackerman of Norwalk.

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 BGSU Firelands Bookstore Book Loan Scholarship. He will receive course materials for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Each academic year, the BGSU University Bookstore provides course materials in the form of book loan awards to qualified students at BGSU Firelands.

Littlejohn is a 2015 graduate of Monroeville High School where he was on the honor roll and received the President’s Award for Educational Excellence. While in school he was active in National Honor Society, baseball, cross country, and GED tutoring.

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

He is the son of Steven 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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Oberlin resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Alexis Robin Shick of Oberlin has received the BGSU Firelands Bookstore Book Loan Scholarship. She will receive course materials for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Each academic year, the BGSU University Bookstore provides course materials in the form of book loan awards to qualified students at BGSU Firelands.

Shick is a 2015 graduate of Firelands High School where she was an honor student and played softball.

She is a freshman majoring in criminal justice 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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Marblehead resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Nicole Marie Spears of Marblehead has received the BGSU Firelands Bookstore Book Loan Scholarship. She will receive course materials for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Each academic year, the BGSU University Bookstore provides course materials in the form of book loan awards to qualified students at BGSU Firelands.

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.