Current Scholarship Recipients

Current scholarship recipients

Thanks to our generous donors, this year we awarded $425,000 to 80 students.

Academy of International Leadership Development Scholarship

  • Youngkwan Song

Craig and Sarah Allen Scholarship in Memory of Hal Gold

  • Janelli Barrow

Alumni Association Scholarship  

  • Alexandra Korzynski

Joan Syer-Bailar Scholarship

  • Antonio Nieto

Boothroyd Scholarship

  • Sandra Ansong
  • Robin Cordero
  • Ashley McCoy
  • Briana Merritt
  • Iheoma Nkemere
  • Ashle Scurry
  • Ifigenia Susana
  • Jeanne Vega-Byrnes

Willard and Penelope Busch Endowed Scholarship

  • Larisa Savage
  • Erin Thurston

Emily C. Cardew Scholarship

  • Sueyeon Lee
  • Mayra Perez

Cancer Federation Scholarship

  • Hannah Mikrut

College of Nursing Scholarship

  • Casie Combs
  • Jordan Corsolini
  • Christine Feng
  • Javaria Humera Haleem
  • Enuma Onyiapat
  • Ethan Sanders
  • Kawana Tharps
  • Cara Welch-Rubin

Lisa Corsini Memorial Scholarship

  • Tracy Nguyen

Sabina Dambrauskas Midwifery Scholarship

  • Mildred Silvestri

Dorothy J. Dethloff Scholarship

  • Kelly Grantham
  • Stephanie Ryan

Marguerite A. Dixon Award

  • Harrell Jordan

Mitzi L. Duxbury Perinatal Nursing, Neonatal Nursing, and Midwifery Scholarship

  • Michael Bevill

Mitzi L. Duxbury Perinatal Nursing, Neonatal Nursing, and Midwifery Scholarship in honor of Dr. Alexander (Mack) Schmidt

  • Yi-Hsuan Lu

Carolyn and Andy Dystrup Scholarship

  • Rami Ballut

Helene Fuld Health Trust Graduate-Entry MS Scholarship

  • Megan Evans
  • Nora Garvin
  • Kirsten Landowne
  • Krisha Martinez

Helene Fuld Health Trust Baccalaureate Scholarship

Gerut-Foulkes Scholarship

  • Kacie Trapp

Helen K. Grace Scholarship

  • Antonio Nieto

Gloria A. Henderson Scholarship

  • Rami Ballut
  • Rachel Hillebrand
  • Abdullah Wazwaz

Gertrude Hess Nursing Scholarship

  • Madison Buursma

Jonas Scholars Program

Elizabeth M. Joyce Scholars

  • Shems Al-Taie
  • Madison Buursma
  • Jennifer Glayzer

Kellogg Family Peoria Nursing Scholarship

  • Angela Erickson
  • Katie Hassan
  • Jaclyn Kelly-Lamer
  • Brianna Sinn

Norma R. Kelly Peoria Nursing Scholarship

  • Abigail Hardesty
  • Kristine Papis
  • Dana Yednock

Dorothy Mayer Memorial Endowed Scholarship

  • Rose Finley
  • Javaria Humera Haleem
  • Punam Kafle
  • Safia Khan
  • Katie Liu
  • Madeline Nowak
  • Stephanie Ryan
  • Kacie Trapp

Memorial Health System Scholarship

  • Gabriel Ajao
  • Ayana Carter
  • Crystal Castilla
  • Crystal Delgado
  • Tina Dibofo
  • Momilani Garcia
  • Cristal Gutierrez
  • Brooklyn Hermes
  • Ivonne Jimenez
  • Josie Lyons
  • Mariam Mohammed
  • Denzelle Moore
  • Ikeoluwapo Nelson
  • Javante Parker
  • Miranda Perez
  • Bethanie Russell
  • Karly Schmitz
  • Abigail Thoele
  • Aysha Vahora

Beverly J. McElmurry Scholarship

Nursing Dean’s Scholarship

  • Madison Buursma
  • Sueyeon Lee
  • Kelly Moore
  • Mayra Perez
  • Youngkwan Song
  • Abdullah Wazwaz

Virginia Ohlson International Scholarship

  • Jinghua An
  • Jeehye Jun
  • Sueyeon Lee
  • Asha Mathew Solomon Sathihskumar
  • Choa Sung

Virginia Ohlson International Experience Scholarship

  • Abeer Alharthi
  • Katherine Collins
  • Jessica Gill
  • Kayden Metoyer

Chieko Onoda Scholarship

  • Asha Mathew Solomon Sathishkumar

Owen Graduate Student Scholarship

  • Andrea Saul

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Scholarship

  • Jessica Leonard

Quad Cities Legacy Fund in Memory of Jeanne Gittings

  • Kelli Pool

Quad Cities Classic Scholarship

  • Madelyn Argo
  • Kelli Pool

Regional Nursing Scholarship

  • Kelly Grantham

Joyce Roberts Midwifery Scholarship

  • Cathleen Moreno

Elizabeth M. Roche Memorial Scholarship

  • Jennifer Glayzer

Rockford Scholarship

  • Mayra Perez

Savage Scholarship

  • Jinghua An
  • Cathleen Moreno
  • Kelli Pool
  • Katheryn Wilkinson

M. Christine Schwartz Scholarship

Dean Joan L. Shaver Scholarship

  • Madison Buursma

Carrol A. Smith International Experience Scholarship

  • Victoria Crowley

Traut Family Scholarship

  • Michael Bevill

Urbana Scholarship

  • Kacie Trapp

W.E. Van Doren Scholarship

  • Janelli Barrow
  • Madison Buursma
  • Kelly Grantham
  • Safia Khan
  • Kirsten Landowne
  • Yi-Hsuan Lu
  • Asha Mathew Solomon Sathishkumar
  • Maryan Saman
  • Ethan Sanders
  • Mildred Silvestri
  • Choa Sung
  • Glorieuse Uwizeye
  • Lucas Wesoloski

Kathryn Venolia Memorial Scholarship

  • Sueyeon Lee

UIC Nursing 65th Anniversary Scholarship

  • Alexandra Korzynski
  • Kelly Moore
  • Katheryn Wilkinson