Kish Foundation announces fall 2021 scholarship recipients

Posted 9/14/21

The Kishwaukee College Foundation announced the Fall 2021 scholarship recipients. Applications for Spring 2022 Foundation scholarships will be accepted from Sept. 13 to Oct. 18.

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Kish Foundation announces fall 2021 scholarship recipients


MALTA — The Kishwaukee College Foundation recently announced student scholarship recipients for the fall 2021 semester. The foundation awarded $198,479 to 173 Kish students through 282 scholarships. Scholarship funds are made possible through generous gifts from members of the community, local businesses and industry and area agencies and associations. Students are selected on a competitive basis, according to each scholarship’s specific requirements.

Kishwaukee College students from Rochelle received the following awards: Beulah & Roberta Hackett Endowment — Nicole Sheets; Bud & Kay Stocking Rochelle Rotary Endowment — Kaitlynn Ost and Sarah Owen,; Charles & Mary Roberts Memorial Endowment — Allison Seebach and Rebecca Bunger; Dean & Betty Burgemeister Endowment — Nicole Sheets; Employee Give Scholarship Fund — Brooke Myroth and Rebecca Bunger; Forging Foundation Scholarship —Micah Koziol; Founder's Endowment Fund — Kaitlynn Ost; Jesus Romero Hispanic Endowment — Arlette Garcia and Brandon Villa; Kishwaukee College Engineering Scholarship — Micah Koziol; LaVerne "Dutch" Johnson Memorial Fund — Kaitlynn Ost; Nancy D. Castle Scholarship — Brandon Villa; Ruth Ashelford Pollock Nursing Fund —Diana Penaran and Mandi Lamb; Ruth I. Hall Nursing Endowment — Diana Penaran, Mandi Lamb and Nicole Sheets; Tom & Nancy Roberts Theatre Endowment — Breanna Heisner; Vernon & Dorothy Smith Memorial Endowment — Kaitlynn Ost, Macey Ryan and Micah Koziol; Veronica M. Ream Endowment — Angel Cruz.

Students who wished to remain anonymous are omitted from this list.

The online application process for the spring 2022 Kishwaukee College Foundation scholarships will be open from Monday, Sept. 13, to Monday, Oct. 18, with more than $180,000 in funding available. For more information on foundation scholarships, contact the Kishwaukee College Foundation at 815-825-9803 or visit