Congratulations to our 2020 NWCU scholarship recipients!
As part of our commitment to our members and community, we are proud to provide support each year to new and continuing students by awarding college scholarships to students who demonstrate dedication to creating a positive impact in their community.
Larry Levine Memorial Scholarships
The Northwest Community Larry Levine Annual Scholarship is a memorial scholarship in the name of writer and educator Assistant Professor Larry Levine, who was killed along with eight Umpqua Community College students in 2015. The Larry Levine Memorial Scholarship assists Douglas County students attending Umpqua Community College in completing their education and developing career opportunities even in the face of challenge.
Congratulations to Lindsey Willis from Roseburg High School for receiving our 2020 Larry Levine Memorial Scholarship! Lindsey is planning to attend Umpqua Community College and will study physical therapy.
Northwest Community Scholarships
Twenty Northwest Community scholarships have been awarded:
Abigail Kirby of North Bend High School will be attending Montana State University and studying microbiology.
Alexandra Fenimore will be attending graduating school at Lewis and Clark University, studying family therapy.
Allison Van Horn will be attending Oregon State University, majoring in engineering and business.
Amy Elder is attending Indiana State University and studying nursing.
Averie Richter is attending the Oregon Institute of Technology to study medical imaging.
Briana Orr will be attending Portland State University and studying urban/regional planning.
Chandra Craig will be attending the Oregon Institute of Technology to study cybersecurity.
Emily Sessoms will be attending the University of Oregon and majority in family therapy.
Grace Perdue of Creswell High School will be attending Oregon State University, majoring in bioengineering.
Hunter Ironside will be attending Southern Oregon University to study elementary education.
Katie Schoenborn is attending Washington State University and studying nursing.
Kayleana Green is attending Oregon State University and studying biochemistry/biophysics.
Kenna Littlefield of Summit High School will be attending Quinnipiac University to study mechanical engineering.
Kent Schoenborn is attending the University of Oregon to study business.
Kristin Schoenborn is attending the University of Oregon to study communication disorders.
Lily Wheaton will attend Oregon State University to study animal sciences.
McKenzie Herzog is studying accounting at Lane Community College.
Michelle Sconce Massaquoi is currently working on her PhD in molecular biology at the University of Oregon.
Neosha Hubbs is studying zoology at Oregon State University.
Zechariah Heck will attend Arizona State University to study sustainability leadership.
Congratulations to our 2020 scholarship recipients!