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53 students awarded University Honors Scholarships from ISU

June 17, 2009

Fifty-three students have been awarded Indiana State University's newest scholarship - the University Honors scholarship.

Recipients must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.7 on a 4.0 scale and a combined Critical Reading and Math score of 1100 on the SAT or 24 composite on the ACT. Selection is highly competitive and based upon academic and personal accomplishments, as well as performance in a late-winter interview competition. Awardees receive a $4,500 award, renewable for three years.

This year's University Honors recipients include:

• Brianna Ballard, daughter of Brian and Becca Ballard, Columbus
• Courtney Bolinger, daughter of Kevin Bollinger and Chris Monk, Marshall, Ill.
• Cynthia Bondy, daughter of Tim and Jodi Bondy, North Salem
• Laura Brassie, daughter of Greg and Peggy Brassie, Mulberry
• Chelsea Brinegar, daughter of Kevin and Jill Brinegar, Paoli
• Chelsy Brown, daughter of David and Tina Brown, Terre Haute
• Kay Brown, daughter of Tom Alison Brown, Avon
• Tyler Browning, son of Roger and Beth Browning, Mount Carmel, Ill.
• Ryan Cash, son of Barbara and Steve Cash, Paris, Ill.
• Riley Christy, son of Bob and Kristi Christy, Sumner, Ill.
• MacKenzie Connelly, daughter of Mike and Julie Connelly, Casey, Ill.
• Amy Consley, daughter of Joyce Consley, Lexington, Ind.
• Bethany Donat, daughter of Kim and Deb Donat, Midland, Mich.
• Logan Eitel, son of Fred and Janet Eitel, Marshall, Ill.
• Chaleise Everly, daughter of Marcee and Chuck Everly, Greencastle
• Jennifer Fifer, daughter of Larry Fifer, West Terre Haute
• Nicholas Fleenor, son of Dale and Bryan Fleenor, Orleans
• Christin Fullenkamp, daughter of Bob and Jane Fullenkamp, Botkins, Ohio
• Michael Furnas, son of Don and Janet Furnas, Terre Haute
• Makinze Gaines, daughter of Scott and Annette Nydegger, Crawfordsville
• Joshua Gordon, son of Dr. Gregory and Kimberly Gordon, Jasper
• Jocelyn Gregg, daughter of Russ and Angie Gregg, West Terre Haute
• Keenan Hamm, son of Jack and Debbie Hamm, Petersburg
• Lesli Heath, daughter of Thomas Health and Sherry Stauffer, Catlin, Ill.
• Kristen Hodge, daughter of Dan and C.J. Hodge, Bedford
• Luke Hollin, son of Rick and Christina Hollin, Pittsboro
• Jared Hutson, son of Jody and Diane Hutson, Guilford
• Jessie Jefferson, daughter of Neil and Shirley Jefferson, Covington
• Brandon Kerker, son of Pat and Kathy Kerker, Batesville
• Richelle Kimble, daughter of Lori and Brian Kimble, Lowell
• Aerial Kirchoff, daughter of the late Brad Kirchoff and granddaughter of Jackie and Dennis Cochran
• Roxane Long, daughter of Scott and Tammy Long, Bainbridge
• Jeremy Lucas, son of Mike and Carol Lucas, West Terre Haute
• Katherine Magee, daughter of Steven and Priscilla Magee, Princeton
• Carrie Minnich, daughter of John and Tina Minnich, Bryant
• Amanda Myracle, daughter of Roy and Sue Myracle, Newburgh
• Kaitlyn Parsons, daughter of Michael and Angela Parsons, West Union, Ill.
• Gabrielle Roach, daughter of John and Tammy Roach, Terre Haute
• Lauren Sauley, daughter of Donna and Gary Sauley, Greensburg
• Jennifer Schindler, daughter of George and Virginia Schindler, Nabb
• Danielle Schuster, daughter of William Keith and Lorri Schuster, Terre Haute
• Alaina Seifers, daughter of Harold and Brenda Seifers, Terre Haute
• Kelly Shulman, daughter of David and Carolyn Shulman, Bloomington, Ill.
• Lindsey Staletovisch, daughter of John And Janice Staleovich, Cloverdale
• Aaron Steele, son of Nicholas and Sherry Steele, Fountain City
• Megan Stenftenagel, daughter of Jeff and Chella Stenftenagel, Petersburg
• Kylee Thacker, daughter of Tim and Della Thacker, Brazil
• Jessica Thomas, daughter of Brian and Kristie Thomas, Brazil
• Jenna Vaal, daughter of Jeff and Toni Vaal, Saint Meinrad
• Tiffany Vanarsdale, daughter of Cindi and Kevin Van Arsdale, Indianapolis
• Hannah VanHorn, daughter of Terry and Laura VanHorn, Brazil

All incoming freshmen who are admitted to the University by December 1, 2009 for the 2009-2010 academic year will be automatically considered for this scholarship. No additional application is required. For more information, contact ISU's Office of Admissions at 1-800-GO-TO-ISU or e-mail .


CONTACT: Office of Admissions, Indiana State University, 1-800-GO-TO-ISU or

WRITER: Paula Meyer, ISU Communications & Marketing, (812) 237-3783 or