Spedding Scholarships

Frank H. and Ethel A. Spedding Scholarships in Physical Science and History

Criteria

Open to undergraduate students who have completed at least four semesters of full-time college coursework and have at least one year of study remaining at Iowa State University.

One award will be given to a student majoring in history.

One award will be given to a student majoring in the physical sciences (chemistry, physics, biophysics, biochemistry or geology).

Candidates must possess an "inquisitive mind and 'spark' - someone who has an intellectual curiosity and passion toward their field and has the ability to creatively communicate and effectively share their knowledge with others.

Candidates will be considered on the basis of faculty nominations.

Recipients

Spedding Scholarship in History

2017
Abbey Meyerholz
Senior History Major
Williamsburg, Iowa

2016
Connor Schueler
Junior History Major
Coralville, Iowa

2015
Katherina Gruenewald
Junior History Major
Germany

2014
Melissa Grunder
Senior History Major
Mount Vernon, Iowa

2013
Chelsea McEntee
Junior History Major
Waukee, Iowa

2012
Rebecca Dickman
Junior History Major
Lost Nation, Iowa

2011
Rebecca Stoeker
Senior History Major
Johnston, Iowa

2010
Ashley Metzger
Junior History Major
Nevada, Iowa

2009
Alissa Struble
Senior History Major
Ames, Iowa

2008
Megan Longnecker
Senior Management & History Major
West Des Moines, Iowa

2007
Maxwell Gulden
Junior History Major
Ames, Iowa

2006
Katherine Ann Wiebke
Junior History Major
Marion, Iowa

Spedding Scholarship in Physical Science

2017
Grace Lutovsky
Senior Chemistry and World Languages and Cultures Major
Crawfordsville, Iowa

2016
Bailey Nash
Senior Geology Major
Conrad, Iowa

2016
Noreen Gentry
Senior Chemistry Major
Decorah, Iowa

2015
Adrienne Smith
Senior Biochemistry Major
Mount Vernon, Iowa

2014
Ian McBrearty
Senior Geology Major
Louisville, Colorado

2014
Mark Larson
Junior Biophysics Major
Stillman Valley, Illinois

2013
Rachel Kirpes
Junior Chemistry Major
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

2012
Hannah Fuller
Junior Chemistry and Food Science Major
Zearing, Iowa

2011
Megan Wiler
Senior Chemistry Major
Adel, Iowa
and
Matt Heinemann
Junior Physics and Materials Engineering Major
Canton, South Dakota

2010
Joshua Engelkemier
Senior Chemistry Major
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

2009
Lauri Suominen
Senior Chemistry Major
Maple Grove, MN

2008
Mark Sullivan
Junior Chemistry Major
Barnum, Iowa

2007
Alyse Hurd
Senior Chemistry Major
Mason City, Iowa

2006
Nina Barnett
Junior Chemistry Major
Rochester, Minnesota