Spring Scholarships and Awards Announced

Vitanovec scholarship recipient Emilia Waszkielewicz with sponsor John Vitanovec

Vitanovec scholarship recipient Emilia Waszkielewicz with sponsor John Vitanovec

The combined efforts of an expert faculty, diligent students, and generous sponsors resulted in this year’s roster in the annual School of Accountancy Scholarship and Award Program.

And thanks to the Many Dreams, One Mission Campaign for DePaul, new sources of support are available for top students this year, including the John and Anastasia Graven Scholarship, the Kathleen and John Vitanovec “Success” Scholarship, and the Thomas C. Hilliard Memorial Award, the last two awards dedicated to encouraging and supporting BAP members.

Our congratulations to the student recipients and sponsors in our Spring program:

Tax Executives Institute Chicago Chapter Tom Wcisel Scholarships: Mohammed Farooq, Trang Doan and Jennifer England
Financial Executives International Chicago Chapter Scholarship: Andrea Zurita
Thomas C. Hilliard, Sr.,  Memorial Awards: Mohammed Farooq and Joseph Fronczak
Kathleen and John Vitanovec “Success” Scholarship: Emilia Waszkielewicz
Institute of Internal Auditors Chicago Chapter Scholarships: Maureen Cachey and Yuewen Han
Ledger & Quill Student Leadership Awards: Javier Ramirez, Kruti Shah and Andrea Zurita
L&Q/Oakton Community College Transfer Scholarship: Simona Olah
“Success Through Scholarship” Awards: Kristina Arboleda, Sabana Patel, Ibrahim Bagasrawala, Jasmine Villagomez and Jahangir Khandwala
Helene Ramanuaskas-Marconi Scholarship: Jessica Beige

Additionally, in March the Scholarship Selection Committee named recipients of 2012-13 accounting scholarships through the L&Q Scholarship Program:

Nikko Alba, Carmel High School, Round Lake, IL
Tyler Amodeo, Wheeling High School, Wheeling, IL
Andrew Asebrook, Archbishop Alter High School, Kettering, OH
Cory Dolins, Niles Township West High School, Skokie, IL
Rebecca Fay, Porta High School, Petersburg, IL
Zeba Hasan, Harry D. Jacobs High School, Algonquin, IL
Grzegorz Kulasik, Schaumburg High School, Schaumburg, IL
Susan Kuang, Whitney Young High School, Chicago
Daniel Kuruvilla, Warren Township High School, Gurnee, IL
Brenna Nolan, Mother McAuley High School, Lemont, IL
Marissa Pauly, Mounds View High School, Shoreview, MN
Charlaine Plath, Northside College Preparatory High School, Chicago
Daryl Pulido, Whitney Young High School, Chicago
Alexis Richards, Grant Community High School, Round Lake Heights, IL
Kathleen Riordan, Willowbrook High School, Villa Park, IL
Veronica Szaflarski, Lemont Township High School, Lemont, IL
Roshni Thakkar, Bartlett High School, Bartlett, IL
Jaren Zacher, Adlai E. Stevenson High School, Long Grove, IL
Ruben Zavala, Lindblom Math & Science Academy, Chicago

And more is on tap—awards still to be selected in advance of Fall 2012 (and announced at our annual L&Q Scholarship Luncheon, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012) include the Robert M. Peters Scholarships, the Kathleen and William Zink MST Scholarship, the Dr. Edwin Cohen Scholarship, and the James Kidd Awards.

In 2011-12, over $350,000 was awarded to deserving accounting students by friends, alumni, professional organizations and Ledger & Quill.

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