The Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges awarded 1,002 scholarships to students enrolled in its 34 member colleges for the 2012-2013 academic year. Akron-area recipients and their college were:
Laura Ash of Medina, Cameron Hilling of Cuyahoga Falls, Danielle Howard of Macedonia and Timothy Borham of Orrville, Heidelberg University; Ashley Batesole of Medina, Tessa Cross of Spencer, Jennifer Parsons of Akron, Ohio Northern University; and Zachary Ford of Wadsworth and Janet Reymann of Akron, Ohio Wesleyan University.
Also, Jessica Gezymalla of Wadsworth, Joseph Hayek of Brunswick, Preeti Rao of Twinsburg and Joshua Sefcik of Cuyahoga Falls, John Carroll University; Samantha Reynolds of Hudson and Sarvani Ramcharran of Stow, Wittenburg University; Emily Mosher and Breanna Olson, both of Spencer, Timothy Fries of Fairlawn and Susan Fritsch of Akron, Muskingum College;
Caitlin Powell of Wadsworth, Amanda Zamary of Akron and Breanna Vincent of Wooster, Otterbein University; Nicole Smart of Spencer, Scott Haffner of Ravenna, Derek Anders of Barberton, Raymond Davis of Tallmadge, Sarah Rogers of Barberton and Katelyn Earnest of Doylestown, Walsh University; Anna Speckhart of Spencer, Heather Lerchbacher of Northfield and Melissa Marmaduke of Akron, University of Findlay; and Emma Cummins of Reminderville, Alyssa Goergen of Aurora, Sarah Baldessari of Hudson and Derek Bauer of Akron, Kenyon College.
Also, Paul Durback of Ravenna, Elishah Wilthew of Garrettsville, John Filipkowski of Fairlawn, Vanessa Suich of Akron and Amanda Maxwell of Doylestown, Malone University; Amanda Levaskevich of Ravenna, Hannah McIntyre of Hiram, Megan Dresner of Richfield, Desire’e Greer of Fairlawn and Jessica Justice of Sagamore Hills, Ursuline College; and Rickilea Murphy of Mantua, Janelle Andrus of Clinton, Brian Chaloupka of Northfield, Patrick Kilway of Tallmadge and Tyler Tesny of Munroe Falls, Lake Erie College.
Also, Alexandria Phillips of Mantua, Hannah Daneshvar of Akron, Heidi Middendorf of Fairlawn and Alison Eby of Wooster, Oberlin College; Derek Baker of Cuyahoga Falls, Tyler Chancellor of Twinsburg, Bria Conely of Macedonia, Matthew Selander of Twinsburg, Amber McDermott of Creston, Casey McGurk of Wooster, Konnor Reed of Burbank and Andrew Shaffer of Wooster, Ashland University; Joseph Sicurezza of Reminderville, Marcus Galvan of Twinsburg, Elizabeth Johns of Hudson, Mark Lazcano of Akron, Michael Lukco of Sagamore Hills, Daniel Solomon of Akron and Emily Wilde of Akron, University of Dayton; and Melissa Amerman of Stow and Katherine Mozingo of Stow, Wilmington College.
Also, Luke Berry of Fairlawn, LaShelle Davis-Ivery and David Flegal of Akron, Allison St. John of Hudson and Kiana Best of Orrville, Baldwin-Wallace University;
David Birti of Akron, Jacob Davis of Barberton and Stephen Morris of Akron,
Cedarville University; Christopher Bozeka of Akron, Tyler Rice of Cuyahoga Falls, and Samuel Sifferlin of Wooster, Capital University; and Shard’e Brown of Macedonia, Joshua Edmonds of Twinsburg and Samantha Kachele of Peninsula, Notre Dame College.
Also, Lillian Evans of Fairlawn, McKenna Burkholder of Wooster and Kelly Steiner of Smithville, University of Mount Union; Kurt Fire of Tallmadge, Marietta College; Hannah Gabriel and Kevin Glass of Akron, Daniel Granthm of Hudson, Megan Smeznik of Copley, Ashley Stopka of Akron, Stephanie Woodring of Mogadore, Sarah Huttie of Wooster, Ethan O’Neal of Apple Creek and Andrew Young of Wooster, College of Wooster; and Shannon Govern of Twinsburg, Andrew Harding of Akron, Celeb Lemmo of Mogadore and Miranda Wright of Richfield, Hiram College.
Also, Jonathan Haught of Cuyahoga Falls, Shenyada Hutchinson of Twinsburg and Brandon Stephens of Fairlawn, Ohio Dominican University; Ashley Holland of Akron and Elizabeth Tristano of Barberton, Denison University; Andrew Kefalos of Barberton, Lourdes University; Kara Marang of Norton, Bluffton University; Erin McMahon of Akron, Regina Monsour of Barberton and Lucia Neugebaur of Akron, Franciscan University of Steubenville; Brittany Merritt of Sagamore Hills, Marietta College; Elizabeth Puckett of Barberton and Ellie Shoup of Apple Creek, Mount Vernon Nazarene University; and Matthew Schrader of Mogadore, Muskingum University.