The Miller College Scholarship Committee awarded $23,800 in scholarships to students for the 2012 fall semester.
The College awarded a $2,500 Wounded Warrior Scholarship to Steven Pascoe of Battle Creek. Steven served in both the U.S. Air Force and in 1991, during Operation Desert Storm, enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. He was honorably discharged in July of 1997 with rank of Sergeant (E-5). Funds from this scholarship are made possible through the College’s annual Conifer Open Golf Outing held each year in June.
Emily Pier of Bellevue; Kristin Kahler, Rodney Marshall and Lindsay Rosenogle of Battle Creek each received a $200 Veteran’s Book Scholarship. The Miller College Alumni Association also awarded Anthony Pennock of Battle Creek a $300 book scholarship.
Each fall semester the committee awards one President’s Honor Scholarship to a student that completes an essay relating the College mission statement to his/her experiences, exhibits a high commitment to his/her community and has a cumulative GPA of 3.85 or higher. Michelle Skaggs of Battle Creek was awarded this $10,000 scholarship for the 2012/2013 school year.
Miller College awarded one-semester Partner Scholarships to Courtney Wright, Edith Mejia, Gurjeet Kaur, Noelle Hogan and Ashley Kelley of Battle Creek. The Partner Scholarship is awarded to new Miller College students with a minimum transfer GPA of 3.25. One-semester Merit Scholarships were awarded to Brenda Holmes, Bellevue; Timothy Bedsole, Molly Campbell and Jurnis Allen of Battle Creek; and Heather George, Sturgis. The Merit scholarship is awarded to existing Miller College students who have completed at least six credits at the College in a previous semester and have maintained a 3.5 GPA. Funding for these scholarships is made possible by a grant from the Guido A. and Elizabeth H. Binda Foundation.
Miller College is a private institution located in Battle Creek on Kellogg Community College’s north side campus. The College is an accredited institution recognized for its affordability, ease of credit transfer and attention to students.
For more information on Miller College, please visit www.millercollege.edu or call Amanda Rizor or Randi May, College Admissions Advisors, at (269) 660-8021.