The Hill Country CattleWomen recently awarded its annual college scholarships to 13 deserving college students from the Hill Country.
With over $22,000.00 awarded, several counties in the HCCW's 14 county coverage area were represented. The recipients are as follows:
John "Trey" Brooks, Animal Science/Agriculture Economics Major - Llano, Llano County, Ashley Skeels, Agriculture Leadership & Development Major - Boerne, Kendall County, Erik Foster, Engineering Physics Major - Llano, Llano County, Kandace Davenport, Animal Science Major - Harper, Gillespie County, Jesse Ovard, Graphic Design Major, Harper - Gillespie County, Kirstie Heidle, Psychology/Sociology Major - Llano, Llano County, Courtney Hemphill, Animal Science Major - Lohn, McCulloch County, Elizabeth Klein, Agriculture Leadership/Education & Communication Major- Fredericksburg, Gillespie County, Sarah Pape, Wildlife Management Major - San Antonio, Northern Bexar County, Steffanie Eckhardt, Agribusiness Major - Fredericksburg, Gillespie County, Sarah Torzewski, Animal Science Major - Boerne, Kendall County, Jenny Smith, History/Education Major - Mason, Mason County, Chelsea Claflin, Management Major - Boerne, Northern Bexar County.
The HCCW scholarship is presented to college students with a minimum of 60 college hours, and a minimum of a 2.8 GPA. While applicants can have any major, the top two awards are given to agriculture or nutrition majors. More information on this scholarship or our organization can be found on our website at www.hillcountrycattlewomen.com.