Industry News

Foundation Awards Scholarships

September 17, 2007
/ Print / Reprints /
/ Text Size+

S.J. Electro Systems Foundation, whose scholarship program encourages post-high school education for children, grandchildren and spouses of SJE- Rhombus employees, has named eight scholarship recipients for 2007. Krystle Christianson, Lee Knudsvig, Stephanie Lage, Chelsey Lahr, Amber McKenzie, Chelsi Moe, Crystal Terry and Bao Xiong all will receive scholarships toward their schooling for the 2007-2008 academic school year.

Krystle Christianson, daughter of Kevin and Lisa Christianson, Frazee, Minn., who is starting her second year at Minnesota State University Moorhead, will receive $500.

Lee Knudsvig, son of Loran and Valerie Knudsvig, Audubon, Minn., who is starting his first year at Southwest Minnesota State University, is awarded $1,000.

Stephanie Lage, daughter of Pat and Melissa Lage, Audubon, Minn., who is starting her first year at Minnesota State University Moorhead, receives $500.

Chelsey Lahr, daughter of Curt and Karrin Lahr, Vergas, Minn., who is starting her second year at Concordia College, is granted $500.

Amber McKenzie, daughter of Shane McKenzie and Sheree Lenz, Detroit Lakes, Minn., is starting her first year at the University of Minnesota, and she will receive $1,000 towards her schooling for the academic 2007-2008 school year.

Chelsi Moe, daughter of Bruce and Stacy Moe, Vergas, Minn., is starting her first year at North Dakota State University, and will receive $500.

Crystal Terry, daughter of Joe Terry and Debbie Fite, Lebanon, Ohio, is starting her second year at Sinclair Community College, and is granted $500.

Bao Xiong, daughter of Wallor and Kelly Xiong, St. Paul, Minn., who is starting her fourth year at the University of St. Thomas, receives $500.

In addition to these eight scholarship winners, SJE-Rhombus also presented scholarships to one graduating senior at Detroit Lakes High School, Lake Park-Audubon High School and Frazee High School.

Scholarship recipients are selected based on academic record, potential to succeed, leadership, extracurricular activities, work experience, stated educational and career goals, unique personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, disability, sexual preference, or national origin.

The scholarship program is managed by Scholarship America, a national nonprofit educational support and student aid service organization.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to National Driller 

You must login or register in order to post a comment.



Image Galleries

NGWA Rocks Music City

The 2013 National Ground Water Association Expo in Nashville, Tenn., attracted thousands of groundwater professionals. National Driller was there, and offers a glimpse of the action at the awards program and on the Expo floor. All photos by editor Jeremy Verdusco.


National Driller Magazine

National Driller April 2014 Issue Cover

2014 April

In the April 2014 issue of National Driller the magazine reports on a university team that found innovative ways to reduce toxicity in flowback water. Also, read about the pipeline project that's using the intersect method to drill under the Mississippi River.
Table Of Contents Subscribe

How often do you attend training events?

View Results Poll Archive

National Driller Store

M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\ND\new site\water-quality-eng.gif
Water Quality Engineering: Physical / Chemical Treatment Processes

By carefully explaining both the underlying theory and the underlying mathematics, this text enables readers to fully grasp the fundamentals of physical and chemical treatment processes for water and wastewater.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

National Driller Sourcebook

national driller sourcebook

The #1 buyer's reference for the drilling industry. CLICK HERE to view the directory.


Facebook Twitter  LinkedInYouTube logo