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Application forms for the Edna Mae Schmitt Scholarship are available for the 2020-2021 academic year, reports Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund. The forms may be obtained from the trust department of the bank or the guidance counselor’s office at Hiawatha High Sch…

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Application forms for the Paul & Daisy Schuneman Scholarship are available for the 2020-2021 academic year, reports Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund. The forms may be obtained from the trust department of the bank or the guidance counselor’s office at Hiawath…

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Application forms for the Genevieve Strahan Scholarship and the Dale Strahan Scholarship fund are available for the 2020-2021 academic year, reports Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund. The forms may be obtained from the trust department of the bank or the guidance …

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State University has released the honor rolls for the 2019 fall semester. To qualify for Dean’s Scholastic Honors, a student must complete at least 12 semester hours, receive a grade point average (GPA) of 3.6000 for all credit course work that semester and have no grade lower than a B and n…

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Alysun Shamburg, a University of Iowa student from Hiawatha, has been named to the Dean’s List for the recently-completed fall 2019 semester. Shamburg’s major is Cinema in the UI’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

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Bethany College, in Lindsborg, Kanas has named 274 students to the Academic Dean’s Honor Roll for Fall 2019. Students must be enrolled full-time with a semester grade point average of at least 3.50, to qualify.

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The Fairview High School (FHS) Scholarship Fund has made available five scholarships for the 2020 year. Four awards are $1,000 awards and one is a $500 award. Applications have been distributed to local high schools; however, the scholarships are available to individuals who have completed h…

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Washburn University is pleased to announce the students in its fall 2019 graduating class. More than 400 students completed their courses for associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees.

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Doane University in Crete, Neb., has 261 students who have been named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2019 semester. Students must achieve a minimum 3.7 grade point average on a 4.0 scale and hold 12 graded hours to qualify for this academic distinction.

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Sydney Campbell of Robinson, was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Campbell was initiated at The University of Kansas.

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The following people recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.

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Kimberly Brown, daughter of Doris Shopteese, was selected for the American Indian College Fund 2019-2020 Full Circle Scholarship- Reboot Representation Computer Science Student Success Program for Native American Women.

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Veterans of Foreign Wars and Auxiliary annually offer two essay contests in the fall. The Voice of Democracy (VOD) audio-essay competition for high school students, and the Patriot’s Pen essay contest for middle school students, each have a new patriotic theme each year. This year’s theme fo…

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The Hiawatha High School Class of 1984 Scholarship Fund awarded a total of $6,000 in nonrenewable $1,000 scholarships to six graduates of the HHS Class of 2019. Scholarship recipients announced in May at the Senior Awards Night. University scholarships were awarded to Elizabeth Kettler, Reag…

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More than 300 incoming Washburn University students received a freshman academic scholarship. These renewable scholarships are awarded to graduating high school seniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher and an ACT composite score of 21 or higher. Scholarship award amounts range from $500 to $5,000…

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Southeast Community College in Nebraska has released the names of students who graduated with degrees, diplomas or certificates following the 2019 Winter and Spring quarters on the Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford campuses.

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Rebecca Bembrick is pleased to announce that Scholarship America has awarded a scholarship to local Subway Sandwich Artist, Eva Peters of Hiawatha, under its SUBWAY Fresh Start Scholarship Program. More than 200 employees of Subway Restaurants in the US, Canada and Australia were granted sch…

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The Eugene and Virginia Ruth Family Trust awarded more $12,000 in scholarships to 2019 Hiawatha seniors and renewed scholarships for former Hiawatha High School scholarship recipients.

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WACO, Texas — More than 4,100 Baylor University students have been named to the Dean’s Academic Honor List for the spring 2019 semester. Students honored on the Dean’s List are Baylor undergraduates with a minimum grade-point average of 3.7 while enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours.

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Washburn University congratulates more than 850 students who were named to the spring 2019 Dean’s List. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must be enrolled in 12 hours of graded credits and earn a semester grade point average of 3.4 to 3.99.

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The Hazel T. Nelson Scholarship Fund awarded $13,500 in grants to 12 graduates of Hiawatha High School attending college and graduate school in the upcoming academic year, according to Citizens State Bank and Trust Company, which administers the fund. Mrs. Nelson, a resident of Hiawatha, pas…

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Washburn University congratulates more than 850 students who were named to the spring 2019 Dean’s List. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must be enrolled in 12 hours of graded credits and earn a semester grade point average of 3.4 to 3.99.

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Mariah Huneke of Sabetha, was among 258 Concordia University, Nebraska students to receive honors for the spring 2019 semester.

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The Paul and Daisy Schuneman Scholarship Fund awarded $15,000 in grants to 10 graduates of Hiawatha High School attending college and trade school in the upcoming academic year, according to Citizens State Bank and Trust Company, which administers the fund. Mr. and Mrs. Schuneman established…

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Kinsey Boller, senior at Horton High School, has received the Dale M. Dennis Excellence in Education Award, sponsored by United School Administrators of Kansas.

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Genevieve Strahan established a scholarship trust at Citizens State Bank & Trust Company in 1999. Now in its 21st year, the Trust has paid out over $36,350 to 44 graduates of Hiawatha High School.

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Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, Trustee for the H.O. Middlebrook Scholarship Trust, has announced the 2019 award recipients.

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Dustin Richardson, of Morrill, has received certification in information systems technology from the Washburn University Institute of Technology. He was one of 566 students who participated in the graduation event on May 9 in Lee Arena at Washburn University.

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Application forms for the Hazel Nelson Scholarship fund are available for the 2019-2020 academic year, reports Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund. The forms may be obtained from the Trust Department of the bank.

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Although “Rev. Cheryl” Mishler is new to the pastorate at First Presbyterian, she is not new to Hiawatha but is perhaps better known as “Nurse Cheryl.”

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Southeast Community College in Nebraska has released its Dean’s List for the quarter recently completed on the Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford campuses.

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The late Rance Hixson of Hiawatha held a passionate commitment regarding all the concepts required for membership in Kiwanis International. Fellow members say he was a man of great integrity, honesty, and character. He was well respected in the community and left a strong legacy. Hixson was …

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The Moore Scholarship application is now available from the Hiawatha High School website and Counselor’s office. Roy and Aleata Moore established a scholarship fund in 1997 to help area students with post-secondary education expenses. In 2017, the USD 415 Education Foundation assumed steward…

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The Hiawatha High School Class of 1984 Scholarship Fund will award four or more $1,000 scholarships in May 2019 to graduating seniors from Hiawatha High School. Students that plan to attend community college or an accredited vocational program are highly encouraged to apply.

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Application forms for the Genevieve Strahan Scholarship and Dale Strahan Scholarship fund are available for the 2019-20 academic year, reports Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund. The forms may be obtained from the trust department of the bank or the guidance counse…

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Application forms for the Paul and Daisy Schuneman Scholarship are available for the 2019-2020 academic year, reports Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund.

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Applications forms for the Edna Mae Schmitt Scholarship are available for the 2019-2020 academic year, reports Citizens State Bank & Trust Company, trustee for the fund. The forms may be obtained from the trust department of the bank or guidance counselor’s office at Hiawatha High School…