2012 Scholarship Winners

The Rock Island-Milan Education Foundation recently awarded $35,000 in the form of 30 scholarships and awards, including Named Scholarships and Departmental Awards. The 2012 scholarship and award winners are as follows:

Zavier Clark- $1,000 Charles O. Austin Jr., Leadership Scholarship
Celeste Arteaga- $500 Class of 1965 Scholarship
Alexndrea Hawotte- $1,000 Stanley H. Coin Business Scholarship
Kayla Hawotte- $500 Rick Gilliland Scholarship
Bradley Steger- $1,000 Hass Family Scholarship
Jillian Jespersen- $1,000 Amy Helpenstell Liberal Arts Scholarship
Alexandra Sweeney- $1,000 Jumer’s Casino & Hotel Scholarship
Benjamin Payne- $4,000 Judith A. Katz Fine Arts Scholarship
Caitlin Hagerty- $500 R. Decker Magee Memorial Scholarship
Simone Collins- $2,000 Marler Clark Science Scholarship
Selicia Applegate- $1,000 RIMEF: Technical School
Bryanne Trice- $1,000 RIMEF: Junior College
Samantha Knittle- $1,000 RIMEF: Four Year
Emily Sharp- $500 Women’s Computer Science, I.T. & Math
Taylor Stone- $500 Top Ten Scholarship
Michaela Garrison- $500 Top Ten Scholarship
Jalea Jackson- $500 Top Ten Scholarship
Brandy Lawrence- $1,200 Business Department Award
Reese Argo- $1,000 Business Department Award
Quinton Wilson- $1,200 Career Education Department Award
Nathaniel Mueller- $1,000 Career Education Department Award
Jessica Isreal- $1,200 English Department Award
Mia Kavensky- $1,000 English Department Award
Simone Collins- $1,200 Foreign Language Department Award
Connor Corbett- $1,000 Foreign Language Department Award
Devin Radloff- $1,200 Mathematics Department Award
Joseph Johnson-$1,000 Mathematics Department Award
Kaitlin Boyd- $1,200 Science Department Award
Morgan Brown-$1,000 Science Department Award
Benjamin Payne- $1,200 Social Studies Department Award
Caitlin Hagerty-$1,000 Social Studies Department Award

These scholarships were made possible through funds raised from the community by the Academic Achievement Awards Committee and the Rock Island-Milan Education Foundation.