2001 Junior Scholarship Recipients

We received a total of 61 applications this year and awarded 33 scholarships ranging from $500.00 to $5000.00. The recipients were from 19 states and Puerto Rico. The applicants ranged from High School seniors to those attending Veterinary School with an average grade point average of 3.64. The applicants participated in all aspects of the fancy including earning titles in Conformation, Obedience, and Agility, qualifying for Westminster and participating in the Performance Events. Their dog-related extracurricular activities included Therapy Dogs, 4-H participants and leaders, adoption counselor at the SPCA, Assistant Hunting Dog Trainer, grooming business, Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Assistant, Junior Showmanship Judge, Match Show Judge, Webpage Designer for Specialty Club, CGC and Junior News contributor. Again, congratulations to the recipients!

Congratulations to the 2001 Junior Scholarship Recipients:

Dina Raichel Colorado
Lindsay Balder Michigan
Eve Rivinus Oregon
Nicholas Urbanek Pennsylvania
Stephanie Ahlbom Pennsylvania
Amy Batzner Wisconsin
Wyatt Delfino California
Susan Jacob Connecticut
Lisa Kleven Minnesota
Christopher Ryan Massachusetts
Danielle Zezulinski New Jersey
Mary Lynn Butcher Ohio
Lindsey Gaulke Oregon
Holly Niece Arizona
Meghen Riese Georgia
Lisa Stahl Illinois
David Zavasky Ohio
Sarah Hill Texas
Philip Horsley Arizona
Carol Rappaport-Fish Nebraska
Manuel Rodriguez Puerto Rico
Carissa Boettcher Wisconsin
Cassandra Clark California
Alessandra Folz Connecticut
Rindi Gaudet Florida
Rebecca Helmke New York
Andrea Hitt New York
Lauren Kolb New Jersey
Melissa La Mere Minnesota
Sarah Purdy Oregon
Karen Ryan Massachusetts
Jessica Sedivy Minnesota
Joanna Smith Ohio