Students receive scholarships at K-State event in Eureka

Posted July 24, 2018

Three area students were awarded scholarships to Kansas State University totaling $1,200 at the Greenwood County K-State Alumni Club alumni/student picnic July 12 in Eureka, Kansas.

The recipients are Reid Beeman, Hamilton, Kansas; Kinsey Harlan and Stephen Stutesman, Madison, Kansas.

The scholarships were awarded by the Greenwood County K-State Alumni Club, the Col. Gayle Foster Endowed Scholarship Fund and the K-State Alumni Association.

"We are so pleased to congratulate these outstanding students," said Amy Button Renz, president and CEO of the K-State Alumni Association. "The Alumni Association board of directors is committed to helping prospective students attend K-State, and the alumni club scholarship program is a vital component in assisting those efforts. We greatly appreciate local alumni and friends who have helped make these awards possible through their loyal support."

The scholarships are for the 2018-19 academic year. The Alumni Association annually awards more than $550,000 in student scholarships with funding provided by local K-State alumni and friends and Alumni Association programming. There are more than 255 K-State alumni and friends in the Greenwood County area.