News & Events

Home News & Events Bright Foun­da­tion…

Bright Foundation Announces 2013 Scholar Recipients

Bright Foundation Announces 2013 Scholar Recipients

The Bright Foun­da­tion is pleased to rec­og­nize the 2013 Bright Scholars. 

  • Adri­an Aswe­gen – Iowa State University
  • Bri­an Beck­er – Iowa State University
  • Dil­lon Fre­itag – Uni­ver­si­ty of Iowa
  • Aman­da Har­gis – Uni­ver­si­ty of Iowa
  • Amy Nordyke – Uni­ver­si­ty of North­ern Iowa
  • Feri­da Nuhanovic – Uni­ver­si­ty of Iowa
  • Zachary Rye – Uni­ver­si­ty of North­ern Iowa
  • Adela Sar­ic – Iowa State University
  • Sarah Shel­don – Uni­ver­si­ty of Iowa
  • Jesse Soren­son – Uni­ver­si­ty of North­ern Iowa
  • Bai­ley St. Clair – Uni­ver­si­ty of North­ern Iowa
  • Ann Strom – Uni­ver­si­ty of North­ern Iowa
  • Marc Whar­ton – Iowa State University
  • Nicholas Wiges – Iowa State University
  • Cheyene Williams – Iowa State University

The Bright Schol­ars of Iowa award includes a four-year, full-ride aca­d­e­m­ic schol­ar­ship to a state uni­ver­si­ty. It is award­ed to stu­dents who demon­strate a com­mit­ment to aca­d­e­m­ic excel­lence and com­mu­ni­ty ser­vice. Each stu­dent must sub­mit an essay describ­ing his or her suc­cess in the face of adver­si­ty. Pref­er­ence is giv­en to stu­dents whose par­ents have not grad­u­at­ed from an accred­it­ed four-year col­lege or university.