AMES, IOWA (December 11, 2020) Iowa State University announces scholarships awarded by the College of Human Sciences and its academic units to students for the 2020-21 academic year.

Zoe Allert, a Child, Adult, and Family Services major from Blue Grass (52726), received the Marjorie McKinley Memorial Fund.

Gillian Borden, a Family and Consumer Science Education and Studies major from Bettendorf (52722), received the Smith/Anderson Family and Consumer Sciences Education Scholarship.

Kalli Bossom, an Elementary Education major from De Witt (52742), received the Sharon Richman Elementary Education Scholarship and the Durwin and Margorie Hanson Scholarship Fund.

Reegan Brockhage, an Elementary Education major from Le Claire (52753), received the Margaret Wiese Scholarship.

Nicholas Cato, an Apparel, Merchandising, and Design major from Davenport (52802), received the Textiles and Clothing Scholarship Fund and the Edith A and Louis W Herdlicka Scholarship.

Leah Coene, a Dietetics (H SCI) major from Moline (61265), received the Harriette and Grace Bepler Endowment.

Kaitlyn Collins, an Apparel, Merchandising, and Design major from Davenport (52806), received the Noma Scott Lloyd Memorial Scholarship.

Erin Gehrls, a Family and Consumer Science Education and Studies major from Donahue (52746), received the Smith/Anderson Family and Consumer Sciences Education Scholarship.

Brenna Kundel, an Elementary Education major from Davenport (52806), received the Durwin and Margorie Hanson Scholarship Fund.

Phoebe Lawrence, an Apparel, Merchandising, and Design major from Muscatine (52761), received the Charlotte Gustafson Akins Home Economics Scholarship.

Kathryn Lent, an Event Management major from Bettendorf (52722), received the Charlotte Gustafson Akins Home Economics Scholarship.

Sarah Schwartz, a Culinary Food Science Human Sciences major from Bettendorf (52722), received the Carolyn Brown Ward Scholarship and the Leta B Norcross Memorial Scholarship.

Victoria Tappa, a Nutritional Science (H SCI) major from Bettendorf (52722), received the Iowa Farm Bureau Human Sciences Scholarships.

Caitlin Wetzel, an Event Management major from Muscatine (52761), received the Alethea Paul Sleight Endowed Scholarship.

The College of Human Sciences is proud to support these students in their academic journey and pursuit of innovation in their fields.

More than $1.4 million in student scholarships are offered each year by the College of Human Sciences and its academic units, in addition to monies awarded by Iowa State at the university level.

Programs in the College of Human Sciences focus on fields of study that expand human potential and improve people's lives. The college encompasses academic units that include the School of Education and four departments: Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management; Food Science and Human Nutrition; Human Development and Family Studies; and Kinesiology and Health.

About the College of Human Sciences

Students in the Iowa State University College of Human Sciences prepare to work in fields that impact the health, well-being, and education of individuals throughout the lifespan to advance families, schools, and communities. Scholars and practitioners in these fields work together to expand human potential and improve people's lives.

The college encompasses academic units that include the School of Education and four departments, including apparel, events, and hospitality management; food science and human nutrition; human development and family studies; and kinesiology and health. In partnership with Human Sciences Extension and Outreach, these units provide outreach to improve the daily lives of Iowans and others around the world.

About Iowa State

At Iowa State University, students don't get just an average college experience. They get an adventure. After all, we offer students a challenging career-oriented academic setting paired with a welcoming campus environment. And above all else, we encourage our students to achieve and we provide the support they need to do just that.

Iowa State University is one of the nation's most student-centered public research universities and is recognized among the top 50 public universities in the nation by US News and World Report. With hundreds of student clubs and organizations, thousands of internship and co-op opportunities, and more than 80 learning communities, the university offers a student experience rich in academic and social diversity. Students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries choose to come to Ames, Iowa, to study with world-class scholars and hone their leadership skills.

Part of what makes Iowa State such a special place for our students to learn and grow is the uniqueness of the faculty and staff who work here. Our faculty and staff have established a leading-edge reputation among peers for innovative interdisciplinary academic programs, an ever-expanding learning community program, and entrepreneurial experiences for students.

Plus, Ames has been recognized as the second-best college town with a population under 250,000. And did we mention we've also been voted one of the top 10 best places to live in America? So it's no wonder why our students love it here.

At Iowa State, students will find 100 majors, 800 clubs, and one amazing adventure.

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