The 57 Staples Motley High School seniors who received scholarships at the May 4 Dollars For Scholars pose for a photo following the event. The local Dollars For Scholars chapter awarded $88,875 to the students.Students receiving the Harold Griffiths Scholarship, with Staples Motley High School Principal Mike Schmidt, from left, Dakota Hanson, Schmidt, Amy Lochli and Patrick Thompson.

Dollars For Scholars awards $88,875

The Staples Motley Dollars for Scholars awarded $88,875 in scholarships to Staples Motley High School seniors at their annual ‘Awards night’ held May 4 at Centennial Auditorium.

Sixty- six different sponsors awarded 159 awards to 57 seniors. Since its inception in 1986, Dollars for Scholars (DFS) has awarded 1,642 students a total of $1,439,365.

The Harold Griffiths Scholarship recipients were Dakota Hanson, $4,000; Amy Lochli, $12,000; and Patrick Thompson, $20,000.

This year’s scholarships and recipients are:

($500 each) 3M Scholarship – Jace Hoemberg, Ryan Trout

($500) Aldrich Lions Scholarship – Rebecca Soukup

($200) Alice Hotchkiss Memorial Scholarship – Jody Mack

($200 ) American Family Insurance Company Scholarship, sponsored by Kevin P. Roline Agency, Inc. – Courtney Pate

($200) Bernie St. Pierre Scholarship, sponsored by Sacred Heart Alumni – Hailey Koenig

($100 each) C. Richard/ Chad Longbella Community Service Scholarship – Anna Koopman, Patrick Thompson

($250) Carolyn A. Held Memorial Scholarship – Jody Mack

($100 each) Cross Country Runners Scholarship – Haley Christoffersen, Ryan Trout

($1,500) Crow Wing Power – Olivia Klefsaas

($300) Dallas Sams Memorial Scholarship – Rebekka Paskewitz

($500) Dick Donat Scholarship – Rebekka Paskewitz

($200) Don Droubie Memorial Scholarship – Jody Mack

($150 each) Don Sanda Memorial Speech Scholarship –Jenessa Iverson, Lucas Jimenez-Kloeckl, Olivia Klefsaas, Rebecca Soukup, Patrick Thompson

($200 each) Duane Lund National Honor Society Schol

arship – Anna Koopman, Andrew Israelson

($500) Dwaine and Noreen Johnson Scholarship – Jenessa Iverson, Olivia Klefsaas

($150 each) Faith Lutheran Church Scholarship – Kylie Bendson, Haley Christoffersen, Jordan Haglin, Shania Holst, Alexander Jensen, Hailey Koenig, Sarah Marte, Tristan Rudenick, Tatum Williams

($200 each) First International Bank & Trust Scholarship – Olivia Klefsaas, Tyler Johnson, Haley Christoffersen

($250) First International Insurance Scholarship – Stephanie Kennedy

($500 each) Gordy Schenian Memorial, sponsored by Lincoln Scandia Valley Lions – Nicole Lahr, Madeline Lahr

Harold Griffiths Scholarships ($20,000) –Patrick Thompson; ($12,000) –Amy Lochli; ($4,000) – Dakota Hanson

($400) Health Occupations Scholarship – Stephanie Kennedy

($200) High Racks Inc. Scholarship, sponsored by Mike Hajek – Macray Rodeman

($500) Jack Nelson Scholarship – Rebekka Paskewitz

($500 each) Jason Rohr Memorial Scholarship – Jenessa Iverson; Rebekka Paskewitz

($500) Jack and Marion Edwards Memorial Scholarship – Macray Rodeman

($500 each) Knights of Columbus Scholarship – Megan Dumpprope, Emilee Etzler, Lucas Jimenez-Kloeckl, Lauren Nelson, Shawn Trantina, Kyle Zetah

($1,000 each) Lakewood Clinic Physicians Scholarship & Tammy Nyhus Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by Lakewood Health System – Claire Japke, Tatum Williams, Gabrielle Carpenter

($500 each) Lamplighter Community Theater Scholarship – Jordan Haglin, Jenessa Iverson

($200) Longbella Drug Inc Scholarship – Josie Erickson

($250) Masonic Lodge #207 Scholarship – Lauren Nelson, Tristan Rudenick

($500) Mayer, Porter & Nelson Ltd. Scholarship – Haley Christoffersen

($250 each) Mid-Central Federal Savings Bank Scholarship – Amy Lochli, Tory Rochat

($500) Mid-Minnesota Federal Credit Union Scholarship – Samantha Simon

($250) Motley Centennial Association Scholarship – Brooke Jackson

($300 each) Motley Lions Scholarship – Elias Birkholtz, Katie Blowers, Emilee Etzler, Jace Hoemberg, Tyler Johnson, Olivia Klefsaas, Kaytlyn Klein, Anna Koopmann, Erik Miller, Garrett Rubink, Quinn Uhlman, Kyle Zetah

($200) Nelson Insurance Agency Scholarship, sponsored by Kevin Nelson – Sydney Martin

($250) Orth Insurance Agency Scholarship, sponsored by Dan Orth – Shania Holst

($500) Paul and Ardith Read Citizenship Scholarship – Tristan Rudenick

($500) Robert Paskewitz Memorial Scholarship – Rebekka Paskewitz

($500) Precision Polishing and Plating, Inc. Scholarship – Jace Hoemberg

($300) Robert Krenelka Memorial Scholarship – Tristan Rudenick

($3,000) Royale B. and Eleanor M. Arvig Memorial Scholarship – Obed Lozano

($200) Sacred Heart Area School Scholarship – Amy Lochli

($300 each) Staples Motley DFS Academic Scholarship – Jenessa Iverson, Anna Koopmann

($100 each) Staples Motley DFS Annual Meeting Scholarship –Emilee Etzler, Jody Mack, Gabrielle Carpenter

($100) Staples Motley DFS Awards Night Scholarship – Haley Christoffersen, Jordan Haglin, Quinn Uhlman

($1,550, varying amounts) Staples Motley DFS Hoop Shoot Scholarship – Tiffany Veith, Quinn Uhlman, Jenessa Iverson, Lucas Jimenez-Kloeckl, John Lund

($850, varying amounts) Staples Motley DFS Punt, Pass & Kick Scholarship – Jeremy Miller, Ryan Trout, Megan Dumpprope, Hailey Koenig

($1,050, varying amounts) Staples Motley DFS Scholarship – Alexander Jensen, Kayela Lindula, Sarah Marte, Dylan Metz, Shawnda Minoletti, Allyn Paklonsky, Tiffany Veith

($350 each) Staples Motley DFS Scholarship - Payroll Deduction – Josie Erickson, Jenessa Iverson, Olivia Klefsaas, Jeremy Miller

($500 each) Staples Motley DFS Scholarship- Student Representative – Jordan Haglin, Lauren Nelson

($250 each) Staples ‘93 Lions Scholarship – Shania Holst, Stephanie Kennedy, Lauren Nelson

($500) Staples Amateur Baseball League Scholarship – Shawn Trantina

($200 each) Staples and Motley Activities Association Scholarship – Megan Dumpprope, Lucas Jimenez-Kloeckl

($500 each) Staples Host Lions Scholarship – Haley Christoffersen, Shania Holst, Andrew Israelson, Claire Japke, Olivia Klefsaas, Lauren Nelson, Patrick Thompson

($300) Staples Motley Area Women of Today Scholarship – Patrick Thompson

($250 each) Staples Motley Basketball Boosters Scholarship – Megan Dumpprope, John Lund

($250) Staples Motley Education Association Scholarship – Rebekka Paskewitz

($300 each) Staples Retired Educators Association of MN Scholarship – Meghan Nordstrom, Rebekka Paskewitz

($500 each) Staples Rotary Perry Atwood Memorial Scholarship – Meghan Nordstrom, Samantha Simon, Rebecca Soukup

($100 each) State Farm Insurance Scholarship, sponsored by Dan Douts Agency - Jordan Haglin, Anna Koopmann

($500 each) The Original Stomping Grounds Scholarship – Rebekka Paskewitz, Quinn Uhlman

($550) Todd Wadena Electric Scholarship – Carly Smith

($150 each) Tower Pizza Scholarship – Dylan Metz, Lauren Nelson

($500) Unity Bank Central Scholarship – John Lund

($300) VFW Post 3922 – Jacob O’Rouke

($100 each) Wrestling Club - Jeremy Miller, Haley Christoffersen, Hailey Koenig, Tatum Williams, Kylie Bendson, Shawn Trantina

 

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