Senator Jack and Kay Kibbie of Emmetsburg established their own family scholarship in 2007. The Kibbie’s recognize and support the importance of agriculture and nursing in Iowa. The recipients will receive $1,250 for tuition, books or fees. Requirements include full-time enrollment in an agricultural or nursing program; permanent resident of Emmet, Kossuth or Palo Alto counties in Iowa; a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA; and, financial need as determined by FAFSA results. Awards are $1,250 for tuition, books or fees.
The 2012-13 recipients are: Carson Glasnapp of Ringsted; Laura Truslow of Armstrong; Josh Kibbie of Emmetsburg; and Alesha Sikora of Ruthven.
To establish a scholarship contact the Iowa Lakes Community College Institutional Advancement/ Foundations Office at 712-362-0491 or 800-242-5106 ext. 4491. To apply for scholarships visit www.iowalakes.edu.