Iowa State University
AMES — The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University recognized its scholarship recipients for the current academic year.
The college and its departments award more than $2 million in scholarships each year. Students interested in enrolling in the college and applying for scholarships should go to http://www.cals.iastate.edu/scholarships/. The application deadline is Jan. 15 for incoming freshmen.
Scholarship awards for this academic year were presented to these students from the Creston News Advertiser area:
Clearfield – Karl Kerns, Allen E. Christian Swine Industry Scholarship and Fred Foreman Scholarship for Growth in Leadership Participation; and Matthew Kerns, Fred Foreman Scholarship for Growth in Leadership Participation and Homer K. Hansen AGR Scholarship.
Corning – Ella Akin, Degener-Owen Family Scholarship; Madison Shuey, Future of Agriculture Scholarship; and Stacie Shuler, Kiley and Marie Powers Scholarship Program in the Plant Sciences.
Creston — Samantha Smith, Ag Processing Inc (AGP) Scholarship.
Greenfield – Rob Mensing, Growmark, Inc. Scholarship.
Mount Ayr – April Shields, C.R. Musser/ISU Agricultural Endowment Freshman Scholarship.
Buena Vista University
STORM LAKE — The following students were named to the Buena Vista University’s graduate and professional studies dean’s list for term six at the Creston site:
• Hector Anguiano
• David Ayers
• Elizabeth Hartstack
• Cassandra Havlik
• Stephanie Mahoney
• Rachel Phillips
• Donna Ramsey
• Hilary Runyan
• Christine Sherrod
• Brittany Stafford
• Elizabeth Vanderflught
• Gena Ward
Students named to the dean’s list must have a minimum grade point average of 3.5 for the two terms, based on a 4.0 grade point system, and must have taken at least 12 hours of coursework.