Scholarship Recipients

2019 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

Congratulations to the following individuals for being selected for scholarship awards from the PDK Educational Foundation and local PDK and Pi Lambda Theta chapters! If you notice an error or omission in this list, please accept our sincere apologies and contact us at scholarships@pdkintl.org so that it may be corrected.

Bernadett Askey
Chapter #0124 University of British Columbia Phi Delta Kappa Scholarship in Education – Elementary / Middle Years

Mikayla Addison
Dr. Sharon Schulte Endowed Scholarship

Casey Anthony
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Nicole Babik
North Coast of Ohio PDK Chapter #1512 Prospective Educator Scholarship

Chloe Baker
Lucy and John Wood Endowed Scholarship Fund

Taylor Balliet
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Natali Barber
Dr. Patricia Williams Phi Delta Kappa Sam Houston State University Chapter Scholarship

Meryl Barnes
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Nancy Barron
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Rachelle Mitzi Bautista
CSU East Bay – Diablo Chapter #0189 Credential Candidate Scholarship

Christina Bell
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Sarah Bingham Aeschlimann
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Stephanie Blake
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

TillieAnn Boliard
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Jamie Bonwell
CSU East Bay – Diablo Chapter #0189 Credential Candidate Scholarship

Alexis Bowman
Jim Frazier Memorial Scholarship

Sean Brace
PLT Philadelphia Area Chapter / La Salle University 2019 Pi Lambda Theta: Excellence in Academic Achievement and Leadership Award

Jerica Briggs
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Jordan Brown
PDK San Diego Chapter Outstanding Educators Rising High School Student Scholarship

Alexandra Buckingham
State of Michigan PDK Chapter #1607 Chapter Scholarship

Victoria Butcher
Bessie F. Gabbard Endowed Scholarship Fund

Belinda Cambre
Gerald H. Read International Travel Scholarship

Anna Cappello
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Nayely Casas
PDK San Diego Chapter Outstanding Student Teacher Scholarship

Grace Catlin
State of Michigan PDK Chapter #1607 Endowed Scholarship

Jocelyn Cayo
Edward J. Milliken Lighthouse Scholarship

Agustin Cervantes
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Delma Church
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Anastasia Ciobany
North Coast of Ohio PDK Chapter #1512 Prospective Educator Scholarship

Sean Collins
2019 Lowell C. and Mary J. Rose Endowed Scholarship

Karrie Cooper
Dr. Sam Sullivan Phi Delta Kappa Sam Houston State University Chapter Scholarship

Samuel Coyour
PDK Germany Chapter Scholarship

Darius Craig
University of Maryland, Dr. Charles H. Beatty Memorial Scholarship

Jenaya Crestik
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Heather Culbertson
Sara J. Ingrassia Memorial Scholarship

Kameron Currie
2017 Kim and John Wright Scholarship

Savannah Dalton
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Claire Darmstadter
2019 Meissner Family Endowed Scholarship

Luke Darrup
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Joanna DeJesus
Virginia J. Grzymkowski Scholarship  – UCONN Chapter

Nisha Desai
Lanny Holm Memorial Endowed Scholarship

James Devor
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Reagan Dunn
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Danielle Elsasser
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Jessica Enyioha
UNT/TWU PDK Chapter Scholarship

Kaitlyn Erskine
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Charles Ervin
Gerald H. Read International Travel Scholarship

Destyni Espinoza
University of Texas at El Paso Scholarship Fund

Parker Evatt
Kersey/Oglesby Family Endowed Scholarship

Morganne Faler
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Jaclyn Ferrilli
PDK Chapter #1616 Stockton University Scholarship

Rachel Forney
Greater Siouxland Iowa Chapter Endowed Scholarship Fund

Juliah Fort
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Athena Fream
Towson University Chapter Scholarship

Jennifer Fuller
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Kyla Gersten
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Claudia Gomez
PDK San Diego Chapter Outstanding Student Teacher Scholarship

Patrick Goodwin
Chapter #0124 University of British Columbia Phi Delta Kappa Scholarship in Education – Secondary

Lily Gorman
2016 Lowell C. and Mary J. Rose Endowed Scholarship

Celia Greene
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Nathan Greenwood
Ruey Witten Endowed Award

Courtney Greulich
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Jessica Hadid
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Nicholas Hall
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

D’Anna Hasik
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Elizabeth Heisz
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Courtney Henderson
John M. Skalski Graduate Scholarship

William Henderson
Lucy and John Wood Endowed Scholarship Fund

Angela Hicks
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Deven Holland
PDK Germany Chapter Scholarship

Sarah Hughes
Liebowitz Family Endowed Scholarship Fund

Sally Hughes
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Sandy Humbyrd
Donald H. and Verna S. Duncan Endowed Scholarship

Kathryn Hyams
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Nitharul Islam
PDK Chapter #1616 Stockton University Scholarship

Madelyn Jackson
2017 Meissner Family Endowed Scholarship

Destiny Jackson
Dr. J. Arnold Webb Endowed Scholarship

Tom James
Past Presidents’ Endowed Fellowship

Amber Johnson
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Mikayla Jones
Edward J. Milliken Lighthouse Scholarship

Nejla Kapo
Montclair State University Chapter Scholarship Fund

Virginia Kelsey
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

George Kersey
Gerald H. Read International Travel Scholarship

Jamie King
Gerald H. Read International Travel Scholarship

Whitney Kirkman
Indiana University Chapter Scholarship

Madeline Knapp
Indiana University Chapter Scholarship

Alexandra Lacey
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Lori Lachowski
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Claudia LaGarde
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Madelyn Lindeman
2019 PDK Prospective Educator Scholarship Racine/Kenosha Chapter

Roslyn Lucas
PDK Washington State Chapter Prospective Educator Scholarship

Claire Lundberg
Bushaw-Redumis Scholarship

Gene Mann
PDK International NYU Chapter #0017 Scholarship

Angelica Manseau
Edward J. Milliken Lighthouse Scholarship

Hannah Marino
Lucy and John Wood Endowed Scholarship Fund

Abigail Martin
Pauline B. Gough Memorial Scholarship

Emily McLean
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Tracy Meddaugh
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Brianna Meeks
Proffitt Kentucky Educators Rising Scholarship

Chloey Menarek
2019 PDK Prospective Educator Scholarship Racine/Kenosha Chapter

Skyler Metviner
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Brooke Mischlich
PDK Chapter #1616 Stockton University Scholarship

Sarah Monaghan
George Peabody College/Vanderbilt University Chapter

Nina Ni
PDK San Diego Chapter Outstanding Student Teacher Scholarship

Tony Nicolalde
2018 Lowell C. & Mary J. Rose Endowed Scholarship

Ivona Nijimbere
Proffitt Educators Rising Award

Cydney Offord
Donovan R. Walling Family Endowed Scholarship

Bethany Pace
PDK Chapter 12 at UT Austin – Endowed Scholarship

Yenna Park
Edna Wilhelmina Snell Nichols Endowed Scholarship

Ma. Celedonia P. Patag
The Bernardo Ramos Ebeo Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Excellence in Teaching Award and Scholarship Fund

Fatima Perez
Greater San Antonio PDK Chapter #1016 Prospective Educator Scholarship

Baohan Phi
Sandra Joy Crowther Endowed Scholarship

Emily Phipps
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Kaitlyn Piston
Educators Rising Leadership Award

Alexis Planner
2017 Lowell C. and Mary J. Rose Endowed Scholarship

Kayla Poteat
2019 Kim and John Wright Scholarship

Tobian Ragland
Proffitt Educators Rising Award

Victoria Ramada
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Lilibeth Ramirez
2018 Janet & John Nybakke Endowed Scholarship

Lilibeth Ramirez
Janet & John Nybakke Endowed Scholarship

Melany Reese
PDK Chapter 12 at UT Austin – Local Chapter Award

Caroline Richards
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Jacob Rorris
Lucy and John Wood Endowed Scholarship Fund

September Rose
Past President Emery Stoops Scholarship Fund

Josephine Saikali
Joseph H. Blackstead Memorial Scholarship

Kaleena Sais
PDK Germany Chapter Scholarship

Habeeb Salau
2018 Meissner Family Endowed Scholarship

JooYoung Seo
Andrew V. Kozak Memorial Fellowship at Penn State Chapter Scholarship

Diane Shanks-Correia
Gerald H. Read International Travel Scholarship

Kaitlyn Sherlock
PDK Germany Chapter Scholarship

Tatiana Smith
PDK Germany Chapter Scholarship

Ayesha Station
Nancy Hallstrom Memorial Scholarship

Marco Stoller
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Katelyn Strother
2019 PDK Prospective Educator Scholarship Racine/Kenosha Chapter

Sabrina Suluai-Mahuka
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Yanai Sun
George J. & Jessie M. Schmalz Scholarship

Kimberly Tan
Robert E. and Avis M. McDaniel Southern Illinois University at Carbondale Endowed Scholarship

Mackenzie Theophilus
PDK Washington State Chapter Prospective Educator Scholarship

Jonathan Thomas
PDK Germany Chapter Scholarship

Adam Tidball
PDK San Diego Chapter Outstanding Student Teacher Scholarship

N’ayiana Tolbert
PDK Chapter #1616 Stockton University Scholarship

Anne Tomalin
Gerald H. Read International Travel Scholarship

Maria Del Mar Torres
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Lexie Tran
2018 Kim and John Wright Scholarship

Diana Velez
CSU East Bay – Diablo Chapter #0189 Prospective Educator Scholarship

Sierra Vighi
Edward J. Milliken Lighthouse Scholarship

Angello Villarreal
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Daniel Visness
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Ana Elena Volz
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Brielle Waite
PDK Germany Chapter Scholarship

Micah Welch
State of New Mexico Chapter Endowed Scholarship Fund

Kaiya Wilson
PDK Germany Chapter Scholarship

Emily Wood
Dr. Nancy S. Grasmick/Johns Hopkins University PDK Chapter Endowed Scholarship

Kimberly Woods
Gerald H. Read International Travel Scholarship

Jaqueline D. Workman
PDK San Diego Chapter Outstanding Student Teacher Scholarship

Kayla Yanskey
Pi Lambda Theta Student Support Scholarship

Natalie Zook
2016 Meissner Family Endowed Scholarship

2019 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM READERS

Thank you to the following individuals who contributed their time and expertise to thoughtfully read and evaluate more than 300 scholarship applications for the 2019 PDK Educational Foundation Scholarship Program. Your support helped us award 85 scholarships this year, supporting aspiring educators nationwide.

Tiffany Armstead-Flowers • Phillip Boda • Sylvia Brooks • Jeanie Burnett • Dianna Carberry • Glenn Cason • Constance Chester • Rachel Church • Suzanne Connole • Donna Cook • Virginia Cotton • Jeanne Dagna • Gail DeWitt • Ross Diener • Maartje Ed Van den Bogaard • Rosemary Edzie • James Fogarty • Elizabeth Freeman • Jessica Gerschitz • Gwenn Grondal • Coral Grout • Christine Hudak • Alyce Hunter • Michele Jones • Jane Kramer • Maureen LaRaviere • Crissy Lauterbach • Charlotte Layton • Man Fung Lo • Pamela MacPherson • Jennie Mathews • Bernadine Moldoch • Jeanette Moore • Beverly Murphy • Susan Pack • Adam Perch • Gwendolyn Perkins • Laurie Phillips • Vivian Posey • Marlyn Press • Caroline Rice • Keith Robinson • Larry Schroeder • Rebecca Shore • Steven Sonntag • Meagan Steeper • Summer Stephens • Barbara Taylor • Michelle Tenam-Zemach • Cora Thompson • Barbara Tomlinson • Katrina Watts • Howard Weant • Amy White • Patricia Williams • Frances Wilson