Congratulations to Our 2019 Scholarship Winners

Happy scholarship recipient receiving an award

Since its inception in 1961, the Royal Neighbors Scholarship Program has awarded more than $5 million to its members to assist with the costs of continuing education. Our 2019 scholarship recipients were selected based on their academic merit, community volunteer efforts, and leadership skills. The program accepts applications from its beneficial members annually. Visit our website to learn more.

2019 Scholarship Winners

Lauren Bollinger
Peoria, Illinois
University of Kentucky
Volunteer: Dunlap Public Library

Samantha Bunnell
Fort Collins, Colorado
Colorado State University
Volunteer: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Ty Callahan
Bettendorf, Iowa
Creighton University
Volunteer: Herbert Hoover Elementary School

Courtney Cameron
Midwest Region
Waubonsee Community College
Volunteer: Bethany Lutheran Church

Taylor Filicette
Prophetstown, Illinois
Georgia Institute of Technology
Volunteer: Boys and Girls Club

Destinee Foster
Oakland, California
UC Irvine
Volunteer: Girls Inc.

Devin Gerken
Brush, Colorado
Northeastern Junior College
Volunteer: First Christian Church Youth Group

Macy Hancock
Coal Valley, Illinois
Augustana College
Volunteer: Best Buddies International

Zoe Lewallen
Midwest Region
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Volunteer: Lights of the Northwoods

Daryn Martin
Moline, Illinois
University of Tennessee Chattanooga
Volunteer: The Abraham Project

Joseph Mather
Midwest Region
University of South Dakota
Volunteer: Susan G. Komen®

Colton Minch
Sherrard, Illinois
Blackhawk College
Volunteer: Sherrard Booster Club

Josie Noland
Guthrie Center, Iowa
Grinnell College
Volunteer: Salvation Army

Heidi O’Brien
Mentor, Minnesota
University of Arkansas
Volunteer: Tri Cycle Farms

Berkley Powell
Midwest Region
Texas A&M University
Volunteer: Hurricane Harvey Relief

Caroline Raglin
Easter Region
Clemson University
Volunteer: Special Olympics

Ronald (Grant) Redpath
Normal, Illinois
Illinois State University
Volunteer: Operation Santa

Colby Reffert
Lincoln, Nebraska
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Volunteer: Tabitha Health Care Services

Isabelle Ritz
Midwest Region
Oklahoma State University
Volunteer: Cowboython

Olivia Sander
Moline, Illinois
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Volunteer: Student Hunger Drive

Grace Temaat
Edna, Kansas
University of Kansas
Volunteer: American Red Cross