Soroptimist scholarship winners announced


Soroptimist of Wallowa County is pleased to recognize and congratulate the 2020 Scholarship winners as they head off to College or to Professional/Technical Academies or begin their On-Line Virtual Learning classes at home.

The 2020 College Scholarship winners who received $2,000 each were:

1) Camille Crenshaw
Joseph Charter School
Oregon State University- Corvallis

2) Ellyse Tingelstad 
Joseph Charter School
College of Idaho – Caldwell, Idaho

3) Ashlyn Young
Wallowa High School
EOU – La Grande – Oregon
Elementary Education 

4) Kaylie Melville
Enterprise High School 
Corbin University – Salem, Oregon 
Social Studies, PE & Coaching

5) Natalie Goldsmith
Enterprise High School 
Oregon State University – Corvallis 

6) Ella Anderson
Enterprise High School 
Lewis & Clark State College 
Lewiston, Idaho

7) Foster Hobbs
Enterprise High School 
School – Undecided
Science & International Relations

The Professional/Technical Scholarship winners receiving $1,000 each were:

1) Bethany Anderson
Enterprise High School
Oliver Finely Academy of Cosmetology
Garden City, Idaho

2) Mark Zion
Enterprise High School 
The Blackbird Academy
Nashville, Tennessee Studio Engineering

The Judges Panel had a difficult task of selecting the Scholarship recipients out of a pool of 28 exceptional Applicants. They were only able to award 9 scholarships this year due to limited funding because of the temporary closure of our Soroptimist Thrift Shop for a few months due to COVID-19.