Applications accepted through April 15 for Fall Semester 2020 scholarships

The Blue Ridge Community College Educational Foundation announces that it awarded $367,192 in scholarships to 204 students enrolled in the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters at Blue Ridge Community College.  

Blue Ridge Educational Foundation announces Fall & Spring Semester scholarship recipients

Fri Apr 10, 2020 at 06:05 PM

Applications accepted through April 15 for Fall Semester 2020 scholarships

The Blue Ridge Community College Educational Foundation announces that it awarded $367,192 in scholarships to 204 students enrolled in the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters at Blue Ridge Community College.

In addition, the Foundation awarded $40,403 in scholarships for students in the Blue Ridge Promise, Career Exploration, Career Pathways, and Learning Can Be Fun programs.

Applications are being accepted for Fall Semester 2020 scholarships through April 15, 2020. Students are eligible for awards that range from $500 to full tuition support or assistance with book expenses. Students may fill out the online application; Blue Ridge’s fall semester begins on August 24, 2020.

While the College was unable to hold the annual Scholarship Luncheon Celebration on March 20 as planned, we celebrate the success of the students listed below, and the generous investment in their education by our donors.

Recipients and Academic Year 2019-20 Awards

RecipientAcademic Year 2019-20 Awards
Robert Ramirez SanchezAmbient Electromagnetic Therapy Fund
Kathryn CurryAnthony and Jessie Zaccaria Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Jordan KnicelyAtlantic Union Bank Endowed Scholarship
Anatasia ChittumBenjamin Cooper Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Olesya ErmolenkoBill and Lisa Moore Endowed Scholarship
Trinity FaithBill and Lisa Moore Endowed Scholarship
Sammilyn KephartBill and Lisa Moore Endowed Scholarship
Jessica ArnoldBlue Ridge Veterinary Medical Association Veterinary Technology Scholarship
Candace GarnettBlue Ridge Veterinary Medical Association Veterinary Technology Scholarship
Alend RostemBoxley Organization / McDonald's Endowed Scholarship
Andy Ventura-LopezBoxley Organization / McDonald's Endowed Scholarship
Ghassan AlobaidiBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Ayana AlstonBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Whitney BlackwellBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Cheyenne ClarkBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Yolanda CruzBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Jennifer FranklinBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Candace GarnettBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Brooke GilmerBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Sima HakeemBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Erin HanleyBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Kristy JohnsonBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Caleb LynchBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Hannah MeadowsBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Maria MontoyaBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Laura QuayBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Shianne RankinBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Amira SaudiBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Paige SmithBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Sabrina WisemanBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Sheldon YoderBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Gebrehiwot AmineBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Devon Baker BRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Hannah Baldwin BRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Alyson CampbellBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Taylor Campbell BRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Luz Casiano-Lopez BRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Trinity Faith BRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Emilee Hinkle BRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Avonlea Leichilter BRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Madison Palaskey BRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Eric Ramirez BRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Mackensie ShankBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Margarita Shumeyko;BRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Autumn SliferBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Phoebe Solo-SakssBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Davin SpessertBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Ryin SpessertBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Milagros TiradoBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Adelia ValadezBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Abigail Vasquez DamianBRCC Educational Foundation Scholarship
Carolyn LandisIn honor of Dr. Robert S. Baldygo
Candace GarnettBRCC Faculty Senate Endowed Scholarship
Paige SmithBRCC Staff Association Endowed Scholarship
Jacob TurnerBrenda F. Wilkinson Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
Katie StogdaleBridgewater Retirement Community Endowment Scholarship In Honor of Pearl R. Parks, RN, Director of Nursing
Olesya ErmolenkoCarl & Eric Bailey Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Kristin MillerCarolyn Lauritsen Jochen Nursing Scholarship
Mikayla BoyersCatherine O. and Lyall O. Steger Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Ellen CarrilloCatherine O. and Lyall O. Steger Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Lukas HarrisCatherine O. and Lyall O. Steger Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Caitlin LovegroveCatherine O. and Lyall O. Steger Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Younes ZiewkiCatherine O. and Lyall O. Steger Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Cassidy FitzgeraldCentral Shenandoah Valley Master Gardener Association Scholarship
Felicity ZimmermanCentral Shenandoah Valley Master Gardener Association Scholarship
Ashley BroganCharles and Mary Henderson Healthcare Endowed Scholarship
Gage LeeCharles B. Cook Endowed Scholarship
Margarita ShumeykoCharles Pascale Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Amanda SemenovCletus Houff Family Endowed Scholarship
Ashlyn SoulsbyCletus Houff Family Endowed Scholarship
Caitlin IsemanCletus Houff Family Endowed Scholarship for Area High Schools
May GardnerCletus Houff Family Endowed Scholarship for Area High Schools
Bryce LandramCletus Houff Family Endowed Scholarship for Area High Schools
Kayla WoolridgeCletus Houff Family Endowed Scholarship for Area High Schools
Aaron YoungCletus Houff Family Endowed Scholarship for Area High Schools
Jacob MelloComSonics, Inc. Electronics Scholarship
Robert MyersComSonics, Inc. Electronics Scholarship
Jessica CortesDaily News-Record / Mims Achievement Award
Amy HyltonDaily News-Record / Richard R.J. Morin Endowed Scholarship
Caleb LynchDaily News-Record / Richard R.J. Morin Endowed Scholarship
Anna CranfillDavid Allen McKnight Memorial Scholarship
Gebrehiwot AmineDennis O. Burnett Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Katelyn HawkinsDennis W. and Mary Jane Rawley Endowed Scholarship
Kayleigh HelmickDixie Gas and Oil Corporation Endowed Scholarship
Daniel ParchukDixie Gas and Oil Corporation Endowed Scholarship
Dennis VilledaDonald M. and Anita Kersch Endowed Scholarship
Sarah WatsonDr. and Mrs. Kenneth D. Bowman Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship
Sonya JafDr. and Mrs. Kenneth D. Bowman Endowed Scholarship
Yolanda WaggyDr. George Lennox Endowed Scholarship
Lorena Rhodes Dr. Oscar F. Lovelace Jr. Endowed Scholarship in Health Care
Maggie WheelerDr. William R. Munsey Scholarship
Trinity FaithDwight and Carolyn Houff Endowed Scholarship
Carolyn LandisDwight and Carolyn Houff Endowed Scholarship
Nathan LoweDynamic Aviation Scholarship
Daniel ParchukDynamic Aviation Scholarship
Cole ShifflettDynamic Aviation Scholarship
Beverly BakerElaine Parkinson Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Lyndi JonesElaine Parkinson Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Paige SmithElton Stearn Estep Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Catherine WilsonEmergency Medical Services Scholarship
Mikayla BoyersF&M Bank Augusta County Scholarship
Junior Marcos-MartinezF&M Bank Rockingham County Scholarship
Emilee HinkleF.H. Harrison Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Brianna MoomawF.H. Harrison Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Kayla Woolridge Frank and Nancy Summers Endowed Scholarship
Brooke GilmerFulton Endowed Scholarship
Caitlin LovegroveFulton Endowed Scholarship
Rafael LopezGeorge M. and Lee Stuart Cochran Endowed Scholarship
Kristy JohnsonGladys Cleek McHone Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
Abigail MarshallGraves Family Endowed Scholarship
Sarah PrittGraves Family Endowed Scholarship
Kayla EmersonHallie Sayers Lee Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
Brianna MoomawHallie Sayers Lee Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
Crystal DispanetHarrisonburg Jaycees Endowed Scholarship
Megan BakerHarry F. and Margaret M. Flippo Foundation Scholarship
Alyssa BradyHarry F. and Margaret M. Flippo Foundation Scholarship
Maggie FerrellHarry F. and Margaret M. Flippo Foundation Scholarship
Luis Hernandez CoreaHarry F. and Margaret M. Flippo Foundation Scholarship
Layne StevanusHarry F. and Margaret M. Flippo Foundation Scholarship
Cassidy Fitzgerald Harry L. and Reba S. Rawley Endowed Scholarship
Jessica Lopez-LopezHarry V. Boney Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Sterling DeanHenry C. Clark and Mary Ann B. Clark Endowed Scholarship
Alexander HardyHenry C. Clark and Mary Ann B. Clark Endowed Scholarship
Evan LamHenry C. Clark and Mary Ann B. Clark Endowed Scholarship
Thao PhamHenry C. Clark and Mary Ann B. Clark Endowed Scholarship
Danielle CarterHighlands Nursing Endowed Scholarship
Layne StevanusInceptia Financial Avenue Scholarship
Mark TuckerInceptia Financial Avenue Scholarship
Dawn BowenJ. Gray and Janet M. Ferguson Endowed Scholarship
Rickey StillsJ. Gray and Janet M. Ferguson Endowed Scholarship
Dwayne ThompsonJ. Gray and Janet M. Ferguson Endowed Scholarship
Sabrina WisemanJ. Gray and Janet M. Ferguson Endowed Scholarship
Ghassan AlobaidiJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Ayana AlstonJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Jeremiah CastilloJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Hannah ConnerJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Laurie GeibJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Hayley GomezJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Kayla GutshallJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Amy HyltonJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Maddy LavenderJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Rachel ShowalterJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Sarah WrightJames A. and Odella M. Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
Devon BakerJim and Pam Huggins Endowed Scholarship
Jessica BlackburnJo Ann Miller Lowdon Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
Catherine ErazoJohn and Marguerite Simonetti Scholarship
Timothy Fiske John and Marguerite Simonetti Scholarship
Ashlyn Hawley John and Marguerite Simonetti Scholarship
Kani Mahmud John and Marguerite Simonetti Scholarship
Lori Randolph John and Marguerite Simonetti Scholarship
Dianna HaysJohn M. and Katherine F. LaVigne Scholarship
Lauren FiferJohn W. Clore Jr. Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Davin SpessertJoseph Nielsen Endowed Scholarship
Ashlyn HawleyJudith S. Strickler Endowed Scholarship
Kevin PizanoJulia W. Bland Scholarship
Jessica Zelaya BonillaKiwanis Club of Waynesboro Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Candace GarnettLareau Consulting Scholarship
Elizabeth MillerLawrence Companies Scholarship
Maria MontoyaLawrence Companies Scholarship
Kayla EmersonLeo Thralls Scholarship
Dianna HaysLinda E. Thompson Memorial Scholarship
Sarah PrittLinda E. Thompson Memorial Scholarship
Elizabeth AmosLinda Mars Veterinary Technology Scholarship
Alexandra RanerLinda Mars Veterinary Technology Scholarship
Kelly SimondsLinda Mars Veterinary Technology Scholarship
Carmen SoffelLinda Mars Veterinary Technology Scholarship
Chesapeake TschaennLinda Mars Veterinary Technology Scholarship
Logan CusterLloyd Meadows Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Dina RazinkovaMartin T. and Mary W. Honke Endowed Scholarship
Shianne RankinMary Grove Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Kaylee SchlaakMary Grove Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Ana Reyes-HernandezMcGaheysville-Massanutten Lions Club James Martin Memorial Scholarship
Whitney BlackwellMental Health America of Augusta A.R. "Pete" Geisen Jr. Scholarship
Olesya ErmolenkoMental Health America of Augusta A.R. "Pete" Geisen Jr. Scholarship
Alyson CampbellMGW Communications Endowed Scholarship
Ashley CaricofeMGW Communications Endowed Scholarship
Alexis LyonsMGW Communications Endowed Scholarship
Austin AdkinsMicron Opportunity Fund Scholarship
Kevin CampbellMicron Opportunity Fund Scholarship
Peter DeLeaMicron Opportunity Fund Scholarship
Taliesin TrzellMicron Opportunity Fund Scholarship
Thomas VannMicron Opportunity Fund Scholarship
Eric VazquezMicron Opportunity Fund Scholarship
Tyler WoodMicron Opportunity Fund Scholarship
Kahli HarmanMr. and Mrs. John W. Root Endowed Scholarship
Caitlin RowanMr. and Mrs. Rodney L. Martin Veterinary Technology Endowed Scholarship
Kendra KnicelyNeall Family Charitable Foundation Scholarship
Taylor ShifflettNeall Family Charitable Foundation Scholarship
Eric UngerNeall Family Charitable Foundation Scholarship
Noah BednarczykNTELOS Endowed Scholarship
Sara RossNTELOS Endowed Scholarship
Noah TempletonNTELOS Endowed Scholarship
Abrianna GilmerOwen and Ruth Grove Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Brendon PolingOwen and Ruth Grove Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Paulette BarnhardtPapa John's Pizza Textbook Assistance Fund Scholarship
Dunya ShihabPapa John's Pizza Textbook Assistance Fund Scholarship
Margaret JensenPatricia MacKenzie Memorial Scholarship in Veterinary Technology
Amanda JusticePaul Flanagan Scholarship
Kerim MarashiPaul Flanagan Scholarship
Jessica Lopez-LopezRebecca W. Eller Scholarship
Anna KartyshavaRichard D. Davis Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Josue PachecoRiddleberger Brothers, Inc. Endowed Scholarship
Davin SpessertRiddleberger Brothers, Inc. Endowed Scholarship
Dennis VilledaRight Start (For You) Endowed Scholarship
Jessica ArnoldRobert E. Ritchie Memorial Scholarship in Veterinary Technology
Autumn FoxRobert E. Ritchie Memorial Scholarship in Veterinary Technology
Elizabeth McDonaldRobert E. Ritchie Memorial Scholarship in Veterinary Technology
Taylor SamarinRobert E. Ritchie Memorial Scholarship in Veterinary Technology
Carmen SoffelRobert E. Ritchie Memorial Scholarship in Veterinary Technology
Amber BotkinsRobert M. Reedy and Jean S. Reedy Student Scholarship
Yadhiris Coria-SanchezRobert M. Reedy and Jean S. Reedy Student Scholarship
Etchebarne NestorRobert M. Reedy and Jean S. Reedy Student Scholarship
Josue PachecoRobert M. Reedy and Jean S. Reedy Student Scholarship
Hunter SmithRobert M. Reedy and Jean S. Reedy Student Scholarship
Kathryn GalenisRosberg Family Endowed Scholarship
Charles HottingerRosberg Family Endowed Scholarship
Diane HermesRussell Ralston Scholarship for Military Veterans
Taylor CampbellS.G.A. High School Scholarship
Phoebe Solo-SakssS.G.A. High School Scholarship
Anna KartyshavaS.G.A. Open Scholarship
Katelyn KennedyS.G.A. Open Scholarship
Leanne HartlessSandra Bonin Anderson Endowed Scholarship
Christian RhodesSandra Bonin Anderson Endowed Scholarship
Maggie WheelerSunnyside Communities / Kramer Endowed Nursing Scholarship
Kara YoderSunnyside Communities / Kramer Nursing Scholarship
Katelyn KennedySunTrust Bank Endowed Scholarship
Robert ShepherdTerry G. and Vickie G. Slaubaugh Endowed Scholarship
Matthew GoodThelma Showker Endowed Scholarship
Danielle CarterTimothy R. Wade II Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Healthcare
Diane HermesTimothy R. Wade II Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Healthcare
Luke JordanTimothy R. Wade II Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Healthcare
Brooke KelleyTimothy R. Wade II Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Healthcare
Autumn MunznerTimothy R. Wade II Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Healthcare
Sheldon YoderTimothy R. Wade II Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Healthcare
Rachel SmithUnited Bank Endowed Scholarship
Andrea McConkeyVeterinary Technology Endowed Scholarship
Jada TolliverVeterinary Technology Endowed Scholarship
Candace GarnettVeterinary Technology Large Animal and Equine Scholarship
Candace GarnettVeterinary Technology Program Scholarship
Autumn HuffmanVeterinary Technology Program Scholarship
Margaret JensenVeterinary Technology Program Scholarship
Margaret JensenVeterinary Technology Program Scholarship
Cassie LantzVeterinary Technology Program Scholarship
Jada TolliverVeterinary Technology Program Scholarship
Kathie TwiggVictor VanDessel & Irving Franklin Clark Endowed Scholarship
Lauren LandramVirginia Academy of Small Animal Medicine Ralph Lee Scholarship
Destiny ChambersVirginia Foundation for Community College Education Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship
Zaytoon MirawdaliVirginia Foundation for Community College Education Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship
Bekah ReedWarren Lloyd Braun Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Ryin SpessertWarren Lloyd Braun Jr. Endowed Scholarship
Cheyenne ClarkWaynesboro Kiwanis Foundation Endowed Scholarship
Coraleigh HulseWaynesboro Kiwanis Foundation Endowed Scholarship
Nicole ManzoWaynesboro Kiwanis Foundation Endowed Scholarship
Jessica Zelaya BonillaWaynesboro Lions Club Scholarship
Erin HanleyWilliam Edwards Inc. Endowed Scholarship
Britney DenardoWilliam Walter Reams Endowed Scholarship
Brandi HigginsWilliam Walter Reams Endowed Scholarship
Caitlin RowanWilliam Walter Reams Endowed Scholarship
Cheyenne ShafferWilliam Walter Reams Endowed Scholarship
Tiffany SouthardWilliam Walter Reams Endowed Scholarship
Erika ZellerWilliam Walter Reams Endowed Scholarship
Whitney BlackwellWood/Ward "Pass It On" MBC/BRCC Scholarship
Shellie BennettZane D. Showker Endowed Scholarship
Heather StokesZane D. Showker Endowed Scholarship