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2022 Scholarship Recipients

2022 Scholarship Recipients

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarships for 2022

41 McCaskey seniors were recently honored by being named Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship recipients for 2022. $258,500.00 was distributed among these deserving students at an Awards Celebration at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church on Friday, May 20, 2022. Students went through a rigorous application process and were selected based on their combined academic excellence, service to school and community, and financial need. The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Board congratulates all 2022 recipients on this wonderful achievement!

  • ($25,000) Botstiber Foundation Scholarship – Billy Dang Nguyen
  • ($20,000) MLK, Jr. Board Scholarship in Loving Memory of Nelson Polite, Sr., former Board member – Shamiya Cotiere
  • ($12,500) Susan and Nicholas Veronis Scholarship – Anne Louise McIlvaine
  • ($12,500) Susan and Nicholas Veronis Scholarship – Sujan Upreti
  • ($7,500) Christine B. Enoch Memorial Scholarship – Bethlyne Jean-Louis
  • ($5,000) Betty Beck Scholarship in Honor of Her Parents Robert and Betty Kreider – Elili Asefa
  • ($5,000) Nursing Scholarship in Loving Memory of Joan Pollock, First Board Chair and Board member and ($1,000) David Walborn Scholarship in Memory of his mother Evelyn Loretta Walborn – Amerie Yanae Wright
  • ($5,000) Thomas and Sandra Johnson Scholarship – Zachary Ian Florence Boufford
  • ($5,000) Donegal Insurance Group Scholarship – Caydence Josephine Carper
  • ($5,000) Donegal Insurance Group Scholarship – Mi Mi Poe
  • ($5,000) William and Amy Mowbray Family Scholarship – Isaias Escobar Ortiz
  • ($5,000) William and Amy Mowbray Family Scholarship – Chin Lian Dik
  • ($5,000) David Johnson and Holy Trinity Church Scholarship – Destiny Michelle Ponce
  • ($5,000) Hagelgans & Veronis Scholarship – Soe Meh
  • ($5,000) Hagelgans & Veronis Scholarship – Martin Pablo Vallejo Calderon
  • ($5,000) Hagelgans & Veronis Scholarship – Bella Rae Santiago
  • ($5,000) Hagelgans & Veronis Scholarship – Arlene Lizeth Rangel-Soto
  • ($5,000) Hagelgans & Veronis Scholarship – Aida Abesine
  • ($5,000) Hagelgans & Veronis Scholarship – Rhodnadgie Este
  • ($5,000) Mary France Scholarship – Veronica Bates ($2,000) Matthew and Rebecca Michalopoulos Scholarship and ($2,500) Nikitas Veronis Scholarship and ($500) MLK, Jr. Memorial Board Scholarship – Emely Yanise Pabon-Parra
  • ($5,000) Rev. Alexander and Pearl Veronis Scholarship – Kayline Andino ($5,000) George and Christine Veronis Scholarship – Caroline Alvarez
  • ($5,000) Sharon Hargrave Scholarship for– Ciani Ivelizze Figueroa
  • ($5,000) Kathy and Ed Shoenberger Scholarship – Yaritza Avalos
  • ($5,000) Kathy and Ed Shoenberger Scholarship – Hsa Kpru Nei Moo
  • ($5,000) Kathy and Ed Shoenberger Scholarship – Anjelyna Elizabeth Serrano Patel
  • ($5,000) Georgina and Thomas Russo Scholarship – Ashley Milagro Bombin
  • ($5,000) Georgina and Thomas Russo Scholarship – Yanira M. Perez
  • ($5,000) Georgina and Thomas Russo Scholarship – Lorelai Sanchez
  • ($5,000) Georgina and Thomas Russo Scholarship – Xavier Alexander Samuel
  • ($5,000) MLK, Jr. Board Scholarship in Honor of Ellen Pike, former Board Chair – Madelyn Whitcraft
  • ($5,000) MLK, Jr. Thaddeus Stevens Board Scholarship in Honor of Lisa and Bill Starr, former Board members and Treasurers- Xavier J. Rivera
  • ($5,000 ) MLK, Jr. Board Nursing Scholarship in Loving Memory of Joan Pollock, First Board Chair and Board member – Jandiel Ortiz Rodriguez
  • ($5,000) MLK, Jr. Board Scholarship in Loving Memory of Kathy Kuzmiak, former Board member. – Jadyn Elizabeth Torres
  • ($5,000) MLK, Jr. Board Scholarship – Mayelin Polanco Aponte
  • ($5,000) MLK, Jr. Board Scholarship – Ibrahim Ntege
  • ($5,000) MLK, Jr. Board Scholarship – Ruvieliz Acevedo-Guzman
  • ($5,000) MLK, Jr. Board Scholarship –Essence Winters
  • ($5,000) MLK, Jr. Board Scholarship – Daniel Nolasco Urena
  • ($5,000) MLK, Jr. Board Scholarship – Juan Diego David

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund Mission Statement–The mission of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund, a 501 (c) 3 organization, is to provide scholarships for J.P. McCaskey High School graduating seniors who have been accepted to an accredited higher education program and have demonstrated financial need. Funds will be raised by the Board of Directors and awarded to accomplished students who reflect Dr. King’s ideals of commitment to school, community, family, and faith. -October 2018