During Scholarship Night on Tuesday, June 6, in Miller Memorial Gym in White Salmon, Columbia School’s Class of 2017 students received scholarships and other monetary awards totaling nearly $500,000.
Columbia High School Outstanding Senior Athletes: plaques, Fletcher Andrews and Keylarae Manly.
Columbia High School Top 7% of Graduating Class: Sadie Hipskind, Colin Howe, Spencer Lewis, Tyler Mann, and William Nuckoles.
Boddinghouse Memorial: $500 each, Colin Howe and Spencer Lewis.
Camp Columbia Inc./Frederick Blake Memorial: $3,000, Sadie Hipskind.
Career and Technical Education: $1,000 each, Calvin Kane, Sadie Hipskind, and Adolfo Alvarez-Padilla.
Central Washington University: $2,000, Adoldo Alvarez-Padilla.
College Bound: $900, Lusero Evangelista.
Colorado School Of Mines: $44,000.00 over 4 years, Tyler Mann.
Columbia Gorge Running Club: $500, Fletcher Andrews and William Nuckoles.
Columbia High School Alumni Association: $2,000 each, Calvin Kane, Lesly Velazquez, Sadie Hipskind, Alexis Clifford, Colin Howe, Seleny Calixto Luna, Fletcher Andrews, Adolfo Alvarez-Padilla, Emily Darland, Oscar Cortez, and Spencer Lewis.
George Washington University: $80,000 over 4 years, Lily Schwarz.
Doris Givan Memorial: $500 each, Fletcher Andrews, Seleny Calixto Luna, Tanya Cortes, Alexis Clifford, Emily Darland, Drew Harmon, Sadie Hipskind, Spencer Lewis, Lily Schwarz, and Lesly Velazquez
Margaret Glader Memorial: $500 each, Sadie Hipskind, Adolfo Alvarez-Padilla, Alexis Clifford, and Fletcher Andrews.
Gonzaga University: $74,000.00 over 4 years, Audrey Slater.
Wayne and Dorothy Henkle 8th-Grade Scholarship: $500 each, Colin Howe and Lily Schwarz.
Wayne and Dorothy Henkle Memorial Scholarship: $1,000, Sadie Hipskind.
Independent Order of Odd Fellows #188: $2,000, Cassidy Cooper.
Gail Larsen Sportsmanship Award: $500, Adolfo Alvarez-Padilla.
Elmer Lofgren Memorial: $500 each, Sadie Hipskind, Alexis Clifford, and Lily Schwarz.
Mid-Columbia Knights of Columbus: $500, Adolfo Alvarez-Padilla.
Mt. Adams Orchards /Underwood Fruit & Warehouse: $8,000 over 4 years, Erick Ramirez.
National Merit Scholarship: $4,000 over 4 years, Colin Howe.
Esther Pearce Memorial: $750, Lesly Velazquez.
Matthew Petty Memorial: $1,000 each, Seleny Calixto Luna, Calvin Kane, and Sadie Hipskind.
Republic Services: $10,000 over 4 years, Adolfo Alvarez-Padilla.
Rotary International: $500 each, Ruby McDonald and Lily Schwarz.
Darren Salka Memorial: $500, Fletcher Andrews.
Bill and Cleo Sheckels Scholarship: $1,000, Lesly Velazquez.
Soroptimist International of Mt. Adams — Youth Citizenship Merit Award: $450, Ruby McDonald; $600, Seleny Calixto Luna; $650, Sadie Hipskind; and $1,000, Lily Schwarz.
Angeline Stevenson 8th-Grade: $500, Ruby McDonald.
Angeline Stevenson Visual Arts Memorial: $1,000, Ruby McDonald.
Tailhook Scholarship: $15,000, Colin Howe.
United Power Trades Organization: $2,000, Matthew Changer.
University of Portland: $92,000, Samuel Lemly.
Washington State Elks Association: $2,000 Lily Schwarz.
Washington State & National Elks Award – Most Valuable Student: $10,000 over 4 years, Colin Howe.
Washington State Opportunity: $2,500 renewable, Lesly Velazquez.
Nathen Wellman Music Memorial: $1,000, Colin Howe.
Western Washington University-President’s Scholarship: $3,000, Calvin Kane.
WWU Multicultural Achievement Program: $4,000 over 2 years, Lesly Velazquez.
Westminster College: $72,000 over 4 years, Tyler Mann.
White Salmon Art Council: $1,000, Ruby McDonald.
White Salmon Education Assoc. Gerald Miller Memorial: $1,000, Sadie Hipskind.
White Salmon Lions Club: $1,000 each, Adolfo Alvarez-Padilla, Alexis Clifford, Sadie Hipskind, and Seleny Calixto Luna.
White Salmon Steelheaders: $500, Drew Harmon.