Students receive scholarships to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Kierston Renee Rospert of Collins has received the William Randolph Hearst Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,952 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

This scholarship is funded through an endowment given to BGSU Firelands by The Hearst Foundations. The Foundations were established in the mid-1940s by publisher and philanthropist William Randolph Hearst. The Hearst Foundations are an independent, private philanthropy operating separately from the Hearst Corporation. The charitable goals of the Foundations reflect the philanthropic interests of Mr. Hearst: Education, health, social service, and culture. Academically qualified students with financial need are given special consideration for this award.

Rospert is a junior majoring in communications at BGSU Firelands where she currently serves as the president of the BGSU Firelands Acapella Chorus and vice-president of the Student Theatre Guild.

She is the daughter of Delaina and Dennis Rospert of Collins.

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Victoria Kontos, coordinator of admissions and scholarships, at 419-433-5560 ext. 20657 or email vkontos@bgsu.edu.

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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Alyssa Lynn Lombardy of Sandusky has received the William Randolph Hearst Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,952 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

This scholarship is funded through an endowment given to BGSU Firelands by The Hearst Foundations. The Foundations were established in the mid-1940s by publisher and philanthropist William Randolph Hearst. The Hearst Foundations are an independent, private philanthropy operating separately from the Hearst Corporation. The charitable goals of the Foundations reflect the philanthropic interests of Mr. Hearst: Education, health, social service, and culture. Academically qualified students with financial need are given special consideration for this award.

Lombardy is a 2009 graduate of Perkins High School.

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

She is the daughter of Connie Lombardy of Sandusky.

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Victoria Kontos, coordinator of admissions and scholarships, at 419-433-5560 ext. 20657 or email vkontos@bgsu.edu.

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Monroeville resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Daniel Stephen Littlejohn of Monroeville has received the William Randolph Hearst Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. He will receive $1,952 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

This scholarship is funded through an endowment given to BGSU Firelands by The Hearst Foundations. The Foundations were established in the mid-1940s by publisher and philanthropist William Randolph Hearst. The Hearst Foundations are an independent, private philanthropy operating separately from the Hearst Corporation. The charitable goals of the Foundations reflect the philanthropic interests of Mr. Hearst: Education, health, social service, and culture. Academically qualified students with financial need are given special consideration for this award.

Littlejohn is a 2015 graduate of Monroeville High School where he was involved in the National Honor Society.

He is a sophomore majoring in computer science at BGSU Firelands where he has been on the Dean’s List.

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

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Victoria Kontos, coordinator of admissions and scholarships, at 419-433-5560 ext. 20657 or email vkontos@bgsu.edu.

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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Tiffany Leigh Wobser of Sandusky has received the William Randolph Hearst Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,952 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

This scholarship is funded through an endowment given to BGSU Firelands by The Hearst Foundations. The Foundations were established in the mid-1940s by publisher and philanthropist William Randolph Hearst. The Hearst Foundations are an independent, private philanthropy operating separately from the Hearst Corporation. The charitable goals of the Foundations reflect the philanthropic interests of Mr. Hearst: Education, health, social service, and culture. Academically qualified students with financial need are given special consideration for this award.

Wobser is a 2013 graduate of Perkins High School where she was a member of the National Technical Honor Society.

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

She is married to Kyle Wobser.

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Victoria Kontos, coordinator of admissions and scholarships, at 419-433-5560 ext. 20657 or email vkontos@bgsu.edu.

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Greenwich resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Joshua Michael Moore of Greenwich has received the William Randolph Hearst Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. He will receive $1,952 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

This scholarship is funded through an endowment given to BGSU Firelands by The Hearst Foundations. The Foundations were established in the mid-1940s by publisher and philanthropist William Randolph Hearst. The Hearst Foundations are an independent, private philanthropy operating separately from the Hearst Corporation. The charitable goals of the Foundations reflect the philanthropic interests of Mr. Hearst: Education, health, social service, and culture. Academically qualified students with financial need are given special consideration for this award.

Moore is a 2016 graduate of South Central High School, Greenwich, Ohio.

He is a Freshman majoring in marketing at BGSU Firelands.

He is the son of Becky and Michael Moore of Greenwich.

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Victoria Kontos, coordinator of admissions and scholarships, at 419-433-5560 ext. 20657 or email vkontos@bgsu.edu.

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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Courtney Allison Sharpe of Sandusky has received the Sidney Frohman Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

This scholarship is available to students who are graduates of Erie County high schools and who are enrolled full time.

Sharpe is a 2016 graduate of Perkins High School where she was a member of the National Honor Society. She was a drum major in the marching band where she received an Outstanding Music Award. She was also in concert band, wind ensemble, pep band, drama club, tennis, and was a co-captain in cheerleading.

She is a freshman at BGSU Firelands and she is majoring in music education.

She is the daughter of Kayleen and Robert Sharpe of Sandusky.

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Victoria Kontos, coordinator of admissions and scholarships, at 419-433-5560 ext. 20657 email vkontos@bgsu.edu.

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Sandusky resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Claudia E. Gonzalez of Sandusky has received the Sidney Frohman Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

This scholarship is available to students who are graduates of Erie County high schools and who are enrolled full time.

Gonzalez is a 2014 graduate of Sandusky High school.

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

She is the daughter of Romelia and Efren Gonzalez of Sandusky.

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Victoria Kontos, coordinator of admissions and scholarships, at 419-433-5560 ext. 20657 or email vkontos@bgsu.edu.

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Castalia resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Alyssa Leigh Fitz of Castalia has received the Sidney Frohman Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

This scholarship is available to students who are graduates of Erie County high schools and who are enrolled full time.

Fitz is a 2012 graduate of Margaretta High School.

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

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Victoria Kontos, coordinator of admissions and scholarships, at 419-433-5560 ext. 20657 or email vkontos@bgsu.edu.

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Huron resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Elisabeth Suzanne Dawkins of Huron has received the Sidney Frohman Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. She will receive $1,000 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

This scholarship is available to students who are graduates of Erie County high schools and who are enrolled full time.

Dawkins is a 2016 graduate of Huron High School where she was a member of the National Honor Society and received a Diploma of Distinction. She received the Family and Consumer Science Honors Chord, an Honors English Chord, and Fine Art Honors Chord.

She is a freshman majoring in nursing at BGSU Firelands.

She is the daughter of Nancy and Kevin Dawkins of Huron.

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Victoria Kontos, coordinator of admissions and scholarships, at 419-433-5560 ext. 20657 or email vkontos@bgsu.edu.

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Milan resident receives scholarship to attend BGSU Firelands

Huron, Ohio – Jacob Elliott Forren of Milan has received the Shelley Lynn Roesch Memorial Scholarship to attend Bowling Green State University Firelands College. He will receive $961 towards tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year.

This endowed award was established in 2010 by Shelley Roesch’s father, Wayne Roesch of Milan. Shelley was born in 1981 with cerebral palsy and was challenged by autism and seizures. She and her father created special memories visiting the grounds of BGSU Firelands where her father received both his associate and bachelor’s degrees. Shelley passed away in 2009 at the age of 28. The recipient of this award must be, or plan to be, a part-time student pursuing a degree at BGSU Firelands. Preference is given to a student who is planning to teach in the field of special education or a related field, or a student who is identified as a special needs individual.

Forren is a 2009 graduate of Edison High School where he was on the Dean’s List. He was a member of French Club and the French Honor Society. He had perfect attendance throughout all of high school, and went on to graduate with honors.

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

He is the son of Melanie and Kenneth Forren of Milan.

For more information about this and other scholarships available at BGSU Firelands, contact Victoria Kontos, coordinator of admissions and scholarships, at 419-433-5560 ext. 20657 or email vkontos@bgsu.edu.