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

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

Willard and Penelope Busch Endowed Scholarship

  • Erin Thurston
  • Larisa Savage

Emily C. Cardew Scholarship

  • Sueyeon Lee
  • Mayra Perez

Cancer Federation Scholarship

  • Hannah Mikrut

College of Nursing Scholarship

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

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

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

Helene Fuld Health Trust Baccalaureate Scholarship

Gerut-Foulkes Scholarship

  • Kacie Trapp

Helen K. Grace Scholarship

  • Antonio Nieto

Gloria A. Henderson Scholarship

  • Abdullah Wazwaz
  • Rami Ballut
  • Rachel Hillebrand

Gertrude Hess Nursing Scholarship

  • Madison Buursma

Jonas Scholars Program

Elizabeth M. Joyce Scholars

  • Madison Buursma
  • Jennifer Glayzer
  • Shems Al-Taie

Kellogg Family Peoria Nursing Scholarship

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

Norma R. Kelly Peoria Nursing Scholarship

  • Kristine Papis
  • Abigail Hardesty
  • Dana Yednock

Dorothy Mayer Memorial Endowed Scholarship

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

Memorial Health System Scholarship

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

Beverly J. McElmurry Scholarship

Nursing Dean’s Scholarship

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

Virginia Ohlson International Scholarship

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

Virginia Ohlson International Scholarship

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

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

Regional Nursing Scholarship

  • Kelly Grantham

Joyce Roberts Midwifery Scholarship

  • Cathleen Moreno

Elizabeth M. Roche Memorial Scholarship

  • Jennifer Glayzer

Rockford Scholarship

  • Mayra Perez

Savage Scholarship

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

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

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

Kathryn Venolia Memorial Scholarship

  • Sueyeon Lee

UIC Nursing 65th Anniversary Scholarship

  • Alexandra Korzynski
  • Kelly Moore
  • Katheryn Wilkinson