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MPS Foundation Awards $60,000 in Scholarships to MPS Students

MPS Foundation’s annual Celebration of ScholarsAt the MPS Foundation’s annual Celebration of Scholars on June 21, family, friends, donors, and community members gathered to pledge support to an outstanding group of Milwaukee Public Schools graduates.  Ten scholarships totaling nearly $60,000 were awarded to 21 deserving students.  They are:

Anderson Family Scholarship: Zarieanna McCoy
Arts@Large Scholarship: Samuel Guyton
Bernice K. Rose Scholarship: Myrianna Nelson, Jamie Crawford, Shayla Husted, Niyokwizera Anna, Jamaal Keepers
Patricia Cadorin Women in Leadership Honorary Scholarship: Airielle Pritchett
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Medical Staff Scholarship: Rose Lee
Shirley Kersey Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers: Dayanara Gonzalez
MPS Public Scholars Scholarship: Raymond Cousins, Quinese Farr
MPS Proud Scholarship: Jacorey Nickols
Northwestern Mutual Scholarship for Riverside University High School Students: Zaneria Campbell, Ziaire Heard, Connie Xiong, Lachang Thao
Tabak Family Scholarship: Chardinay Lee, Ilias Hassan, Jade Yang, Lisa Yang


“We are so pleased that we’re able to provide scholarships to these deserving graduates,” said Ann Terrell, Executive Director of the MPS Foundation.  “Congratulations to all of our MPS graduates who have excelled in their studies and have earned a scholarship to pursue higher education.”

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