The George and Doris Merrill Family Foundation 5M Scholarship Fund through the Fort Dodge Community Foundation and United Way announces 19 scholarship awards (4 new recipients and 15 renewal recipients) to area students who are attending college for the 2012-2013 academic year. This year $50,500 in scholarship funds were awarded.
Students receiving new scholarship awards include: Alisha Carlson, Stratford; Deanna Deollos, Fort Dodge; Jared Doolittle, Webster City; KeAnn Kelber, Rhodes.
Students receiving renewal scholarship awards include: Lori Anderson, Erin Trampel, Kamrar; Kelly Blair, Chariton; Colt Butrick, Fort Dodge; Jacob Claude, Caitlyn Cramer, Cody Mosbach, Tyler Mosbach, Caitlin Peterson, Emily Peterson, Brett Zatlaukal, Webster City; Amy Klaver-Pruismann, Woolstock; Meredith Puls, Jewell; Dillon Timm, Blairsburg; Kit Paper, Stanhope.
The Merrill Family believes in the importance of education and enjoys the opportunity to help area students pursue their educational goals. For more information about the George and Doris Family Foundation 5M Scholarship Fund, call the Fort Dodge Community Foundation and United Way at 573-3179.