Park Rapids students awarded more than $40,000
More than $40,000 was awarded through scholarships to Park Rapids Area High School students at a program May 20. Several awards were also given out at the program.
Student Council - $250 each to Brittany Gartner and Rachel Thelen.
Alworth Scholarship - $5,000 to Kyle McBrady.
Vallely Will Fund Scholarship - $2,500 awarded to Kyle McBrady.
Skeffington Family Scholarship - $1,000 awarded to Matthew Walker.
Delores Clack Memorial scholarship - $1,000 awarded to Mindy Lawrence.
Dick Haberer Scholarship - $500 awarded to Alycia Rogers.
Al and Ruth Monico Scholarship - $500 to Dylan Walsh.
Gayle Wallace Memorial Scholarship - $500.00 awarded to Mindy Lawrence.
Debbie Yelick Memorial Scholarship - $500 awarded to Kirt Leadbetter.
Koerper Scholarship - $1,000 each awarded to Rachel Thelen, Kayla Stursa, Alycia Klingenberg, Michael Atneosen and Dylan Walsh.
Gibbs Scholarship - $500 each to Kayla Stursa, Rachel Thelen and Michael Atneosen.
Itasca Mantrap - $500 each to Rachel Thelen and Matthew Walker.
TIME Math Scholarship - $150 each to Allison Lempola and Kyle McBrady.
Trig Star Awards - 1st place, $200 to Jake Grimes, 2nd place, $75 to Mike Atneosen, 3rd place, $50 to Bryce Klasen.
Wrestling Boosters - $400 each to Derek Werner, Matthew Weaver, Logan Spears and Tom Drury.
Don Savage Memorial Scholarship - $400 awarded to Megan Lawrence.
St. Joseph's Area Health Services - $1,000 to Kirt Leadbetter.
Innovis Health - $500 awarded to Cassie Bethel.
PEO Scholarship - $1,000 awarded to Kayla Stursa.
Park Rapids Chapter FJ of PEO International - $1,000 to Allison Lempola.
Park Rapids Lions Club - $500 awarded to Rachel Thelen.
Tall Pine Toms National Wild Turkey Federation - $350 awarded to Rachel Thelen.
Tall Pine Toms National Wild Turkey Federation, State Chapter Scholarship - $1,000 awarded to Rachel Thelen.
Smythe Family Scholarship, State Bank of Park Rapids - $4,000 awarded to Allison Lempola.
Park Rapids Masonic Lodge Scholarship - $1,000 awarded to Matthew Walker.
Osage Sportsman's Club - $250 awarded to Ryan Mattson.
Osage Senior Citizen's Scholarship - $300 each awarded to Justin Peterson and Brandon D. Hanson.
Osage Lion's Club - $500 each awarded to Cody Schirmers, Ryan Mattson and Justin Peterson. $300 awarded to Brandon D. Hanson.
Bill and Joyce Coborn Memorial Scholarship - $1,000 awarded to Allison Lempola.
Disabled American Veterans and Auxiliary Scholarship - $500 awarded to Allison Lempola.
Grace Olson Scholarship - $250 awarded to Allison Lempola.
American Legion, Scholastic - $1,000 each to Dylan Sievers and Kayla Stursa.
Madge Libby Scholarship - $1,000 awarded to Allison Lempola.
American Legion Junior College, Trade, Technical Scholarship - $500 awarded to Brandon D. Hanson.
Royale B. and Eleanor M. Arvig Memorial Scholarship - $3,000 awarded to Kirt Leadbetter.
Hibbing Eagles Auxiliary 4456 - $250 awarded to Cassie Thelen.
Women of the Moose Chapter 664 - $200 awarded to Cassie Thelen.
St. Scholastica - $30,000 each awarded to Megan Lawrence and Rachel Thelen.
Concordia College Scholarship - $56,000 each awarded to Allison Lempola and Giacomo Siciliani. Matthew Walker was also awarded a Concordia College Scholarship.
University of Dayton - $54,000 awarded to Kyle McBrady.
University of Minnesota College of Biological Sciences - $26,000 awarded to Theodore Tiffany.
Outstanding English Awards - Kirt Leadbetter, Kayla Stursa, Allison Lempola, Kyle McBrady and Theodore Tiffany.
Artist of the Year - Rachel Thelen, Ryan Mattson and Kayla Stursa.
Outstanding Math Awards - Allison Lempola, Kyle McBrady, Kayla Stursa and Theodore Tiffany.
Army Reserve Athlete Award - Mindy Lawrence and Kevin Vaadeland.
White Earth Tribal Council Academic Achievement Award - Gabrielle Hooker, Matthew Weaver and Samantha Workman.
Perfect Attendance Awards
Grade 9 - Alexis Burlingame, Natasha Hansen, Alana McKeever, Tina Niemela, Brandy Parsons, Mandy Schirmers, Katie Walsh, James Wells, Taylor Yliniemi and Allycia Zinke.
Grade 10 - Sarah Bugge, Alyssa Carlson, Melissa Haas, Chelsea Johnson, Kevin Just, Caleb Parks, Cassandra Pouliot, Sophie Shogren, Eryn Simpson and Paul Swanstrom.
Grade 11 - Nathan Smart, Robert Swanstrom and Chelsey Tandsater.
Grade 12 - Maria German, Marilyn Gilman and Bryce Klasen.