June 14, 2022

Michels Scholarship Fund awards $70,500

Group of scholarship award winners stand for a photo holding their scholarships with some of the Michels family

Congratulations to the 17 students who received $70,500 in scholarships from the Michels Scholarship Fund on Monday, June 13. In its 13-year history, the scholarship fund has supported Michels’ belief in the importance of life-long learning by presenting more than $395,000 in scholarships to employees, their dependents and their spouses.

The recipients are:

  • Zachary Dewhurst
  • Stephanie DeVries
  • Alexa Guelig
  • Cameron Guelig
  • Jericho Helser
  • Liberty Hunsberger
  • Brenna Lucas
  • Paige Maurer
  • Stephanie Mercado
  • Logan Merschman
  • Paige Posthuma
  • Hailey Rausch
  • Jessica Ruud
  • Logan Schneiter
  • McKenzie Van Beek
  • Tyler Wiese

The Robert H. Westphal Memorial Scholarship was presented to Hunter Walden. The scholarship is named in honor of the late Robert H. Westphal, a leader and advocate of continuing education throughout his 65-year career at Michels.

The Scholarship Fund is supported by donations from Michels employees. Established by the Michels family to help employees, their spouses and their children pursue continuing education, the Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to students pursuing university degrees as well as those participating in trade and technical programs.

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