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2017 Scholarship Recipients

2017 Scholarship Recipients


  • Elizabeth Anderson was awarded the Lois Van Gastel Brown Memorial Scholarship. Elizabeth is majoring in BFA (film/photography) at Ohio University.
  • Thomas Anderton was awarded the Christina Mueller, DDS Scholarship. Thomas is majoring in Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University.
  • Haley Arena was awarded the RRHS Class of 1965 Memorial Scholarship. Haley is majoring in Animal Sciences - Pre-Veterinarian / Veterinarian Oncologist at Cleveland State University.
  • Katherine Armour was awarded the Chan Engineering Scholarship. Katherine is majoring in Chemical Engineering at University of Cincinnati.
  • Nicole Auvil was awarded the Julia Litzler Mayer Scholarship. Nicole is majoring in Major in Chemistry or Biology at The Ohio State University.
  • Laura Banks was awarded the Kate Carney Memorial Scholarship. Laura is majoring in Human Ecology at The Ohio State University.
  • Anna Brandt was awarded the Moriah Lydon Memorial Scholarship. Anna is majoring in exercise science, athletic training, pre-physical therapy at Cleveland State University.
  • Jack Brant was awarded the Lester C. Roig Jr. Scholarship. Jack is majoring in Finance and Applied Math at The Ohio State University.
  • Margo Bush was awarded the George A. Purdy, Jr. Memorial (Class of 1962) Scholarship. Margo Bush is majoring in Biochemistry (pre-med) at The Ohio State University.
  • Gavin Gill was awarded the Joseph V. DeGrandis Memorial Scholarship. Gavin is majoring in Architecture or Engineering at The Ohio State University.
  • Andrew Gluntz was awarded the Do Your Best Scouting/Scholar Award Scholarship. Andrew is majoring in Chemical Engineering at The Ohio State University.
  • John Harris was awarded the Mary Kay Wilhelmy Memorial Scholarship. John is majoring in Biomedical Engineering at Butler University.
  • Anna Jaffe was awarded the Rocky River Chamber of Commerce Scholarship. Anna is majoring in Business administration/ marketing at The Ohio State University.
  • Grace Janosik was awarded the Nancy Mihocik Memorial Scholarship. Grace is majoring in Mathematics/philosophy at Fordham University.
  • Brennen Kneubel was awarded the Do Your Best Scouting/Scholar Award Scholarship. Brennen is majoring in Computer Engineering at University of Illinois.
  • John Kostik was awarded the Lawrence J. Badar Memorial Scholarship. John is majoring in Astrophysics at The Ohio State University.
  • Madison Kearns was awarded the Susan Thibo Memorial Scholarship. Madison is majoring in Chemistry with Pre-Med Co-Major / Doctor or Chemist at Miami University.
  • Jillian Kinsley was awarded the RRHS Class of 1986 Scholarship. Jillian is majoring in French as major & other languages as a minor / An Interpretor at Ohio University.
  • Alexander Lenhart was awarded the RRHS Alumni - Audrey Kremzier Memorial Scholarship. Alexander is majoring in Music and Business Management at Case Western Reserve University.
  • Maire Mahoney was awarded the RRHS Class of 1986 Scholarship. Maire is majoring in Major in Physical Therapy in hopes to become a Physician's Assistant at University of Nebraska.
  • Sophia Manoloff was awarded the Blake Family Musical Scholarship. Sophia Manoloff is majoring in Trumpet Performance or Pre-med (undecided) at New York University.
  • Ella Mathewson was awarded the The Stickney Family Language Abroad Scholarship. Ella is majoring in New Media Interactive Design at Rochester Institute of Technology.
  • Nora McKeown was awarded the Nev Chandler Memorial Scholarship. Nora is majoring in Journalism at Ohio University.
  • Katharine Mediate was awarded the RRHS Alumni - Rex Zirbes Memorial Scholarship. Katharine is majoring in Social Sciences, primarily undecided at Loyola University.

  • Kelly Meese was awarded the George and Jane L. Balla Memorial Scholarship. Kelly is majoring in Early Child Education/Special Ed. at Cleveland State University.
  • Jolie Mengert was awarded the Kathleen Goepfert Scholarship. Jolie is majoring in Political Science / Law School at The Ohio State University.
  • Juliana Olivo was awarded the Alice Ferry Memorial Scholarship. Juliana is majoring in Film at DePaul University.
  • Audrey Peters was awarded the Nev Chandler Memorial Scholarship. Audrey is majoring in Journalism at Ohio University.
  • William Robenalt was awarded the Rocky River Boosters Scholarship. William is majoring in Finance at The Ohio State University.
  • Anna Russell was awarded the Rocky River Boosters Scholarship. Anna is majoring in Psychology / Psychiatrist at College of Charleston.
  • Julia Ryan was awarded the RR Masonic Lodge #703 Scholarship. Julia is majoring in Health Sciences/ Occuptional Therapy at The Ohio State University.
  • Lily Ryan was awarded the RRHS Alumni - Audrey Kremzier Memorial Scholarship. Lily is majoring in Business at The Ohio State University.
  • Brandon Schumacker was awarded the Dan & Lee Ludwin Memorial Scholarship. Brandon is majoring in Musical Theater/Business at University of Arizona.
  • Isabel Stankivicz was awarded the Brad McCoy Memorial Scholarship. Isabel is majoring in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences/ Speech Pathology and Audiology at The Ohio State University.
  • Noah Steele was awarded the Lois Van Gastel Brown Memorial Scholarship. Noah is majoring in Architecture at The Ohio State University.
  • David Stemen was awarded the Jack Harris Memorial Scholarship. David is majoring in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering at The Ohio State University.
  • Kayla Stephens was awarded the Craig Saunders Memorial Scholarship. Kayla is majoring in Nursing at University of Mount Union.
  • Kimberly Taylor was awarded the Susan Wismar Cullman Memorial Scholarship. Kim is majoring in Chemistry/Forensics at Waynesburg University.
  • Yiana Tjotjos was awarded the Roger Davidson Memorial Scholarship. Yiana is majoring in Media Production: Integrated Media at Ohio University.
  • Catherine Troy was awarded the RRHS Class of 1966 Scholarship. Catherine is majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at University of South Carolina.
  • Nicholas Valore was awarded the Grant Gretta Memorial Scholarship. Nicholas is majoring in Aviation at Bowling Green State University.
  • Anna Vergon was awarded the Melissa Herstrum Memorial Scholarship. Anna is majoring in Nursing/Pre-Med at Georgetown University.
  • Zachary Waite was awarded the The E. Donald Chadwick "Character Matters" Scholarship. Zach is majoring in Neuroscience/Doctor at The Ohio State University.
  • Maeve Walsh was awarded the Nev Chandler Memorial Scholarship. Maeve is majoring in Political Science and Journalism at The Ohio State University.
  • Grace Wilhelmy was awarded the Mary Kay Wilhelmy Memorial Scholarship. Grace is majoring in at Ohio University.
  • Benjamin Williams was awarded the Moriah Lydon Memorial Scholarship. Benjamin is majoring in Pre-Pharmacy to Pharmacy School, or study forensic science at University of Toledo.
  • Jessica Zelinski was awarded the The "Balancing Act " Scholarship. Jessica is majoring in Engineering at University of Notre Dame.
  • Victoria Zelinski was awarded the The Stickney Family Language Abroad Scholarship. Victoria is majoring in Marine Biologist/Conservationist at University of Miami.

For more information regarding the Rocky River Education Foundation, please contact Daniel Bogre at dbogre@rrumc.org or call 216-870-2588.