The winners of the 2019 Wixom Community Foundation (WCF) scholarships received their awards during the Rockin’ Under the Stars event on Saturday, August 3rd at Multi Lakes Conservation Association – 3860 Newton Road, Commerce. Visit www.lakesareachamber.com for more details on the event.
The recipients are:
Total Sports Leadership Scholarships (2, $500 each): Eric Siegrist and Aiden Smith
Applicants are asked to provide real life examples of how a “Team” was used to teach life skills and how being a team has impacted their personal lives. Two winners are chosen for this award.
Wilfred Scholarships (2, $2500 each): Matthew Foster and Emily Hudson
Applicants should be entering in the trades or science, technology, engineering, mathematics or environment based areas of study and must include career goals as part of their application.
Rzeznik Family Continuing Education Scholarship ($1000): Matthew Foster
Applicants are asked to reflect on a time when they challenged a belief or idea. What prompted them to act and if they would make the same decision again.
Louanne Saenz Education Scholarship ($500): Aiden Smith
Applicants were asked to outline their academic/career goals and how this scholarship would help to achieve those goals. Historically, the winner of the scholarship is entering the education field such as teachers, educators, principals and other educational leaders.
The WCF is proud of these bright young students. Congratulations to the winners of 2019 Wixom Community Foundation scholarships!
The Wixom Community Foundation would like to thank the scholarship donors – thank you!