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GOCC Foundation awards 67 scholarships



The Glen Oaks Community College Foundation has announced its 2012-2013 scholarship award recipients. The Foundation is awarding amount is approximately $57,000 to 67 students who were chosen by a committee for their academic achievements. Additionally, the athletic program received a $25,000 grant to award scholarships to student athletes who are participating on one or more of the Viking sports teams.

Through philanthropic efforts of the Foundation, charitable cash gifts have given many students of Glen Oaks Community College the opportunity of an education that will in turn help to change their lives in a positive way. Many supporters have found partnerships with the Foundation a rewarding experience that has allowed countless students to flourish. Glen Oaks appreciates those individuals and wishes to extend a sincere “Thank You.”

The scholarships, by category and name, were awarded to the following LaGrange County students:

Art - Joslin Memorial Art Scholarship; General -Augspurger Scholarship- Tara McGregor, Wolcottville

Health Sciences - Alice & George F. Field Nursing Scholarship - Jason Newsome, LaGrange