Eligibility: Two awards to two EOA recipients. Each Chapter may select a semifinalist (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa,
Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Missouri/Kansas/Nebraska, and Ohio).
Amount: $500 to each recipient
Description: The Veterans Scholarship fund was established in collaboration with the EOA Foundation and
the EOA Board of Directors. The scholarship is to help veterans with educational expenses as they pursue
higher education. This scholarship is open to all EOA chapters. However, one chapter may not receive more
than one award per year.
Veterans Scholarship Recipients
2016 Sahid Shuman Normandale Community College, Bloomington, MN
Stephanie Dehner Monmouth College, Monmouth, IL
2015 Colby DeBolt Ivy Tech Community College, Fort Wayne, IN
Derrick Perkins Western Nebraska Community College, Mitchell, NE
2014 Paul McCormick TRIO Student Support Services, Central Lakes, MN
Stan Salz TRIO McNair, Wichita University, KS