NCK Tech Names Recent Scholarship Recipients

Over $75,000 in scholarship awards were handed out at the annual Scholarship Awards Reception in September. At this event, 55 students received monetary awards that would help them further their education. Scholarship winners are:

Adams Construction Scholarship
Trevis Keller

Austin Newell Memorial Scholarship
Garrett Lang

Charles N. Tuley Scholarship
Andrew Blazek
Isaiah Deneault
Joseph Simmons
Zachary Warner
Ryne McCreight

Cunningham Communications Scholarship
Kyle Haverkamp

Dane Hansen Career Enhancement Scholarship
Tiffany Bockover

Dr. & Mrs. Carrico Scholarship
Jennifer Miller

Evan Dykes Memorial Scholarship
Benjamin McCall

Evelyn A. Jordan Topliff Scholarship
Bethany Mitchell

Harold & Eileen Frasier Scholarship
Garrett Lang

Jacob Gallentine Memorial Scholarship
Jordan Bradshaw

Jody Bauman Memorial Scholarship
Nicholas Doerschlag

John Matthews Memorial Scholarship
Ryne McCreight

Kansas 8-Man Football Scholarship
Nathaniel Backhus
Hunter Pearson

Mike & Kathy Thompson Scholarship
Derek Uphaus

Osborne Industries Scholarship
Shayne Renken

Peterson Memorial Scholarship
Austin Heisler
Kyle Rahe

Robert & Dorcas Severance Scholarship
Neysa Harman

Robert Severance Solomon Valley Community Foundation Scholarship
Chidinma Oligbo
Ethan Sicard

Stan Creitz Memorial Scholarship
Brady Bouley

Warren Joerg Memorial Scholarship
Connor Roseberry

William Yeager Scholarship
Jakob Conn
Garrett Lang
Quinton Roy

Alma Olson & Michael T. Olson Scholarship
John Moran

Bob and Patricia Schmidt General Scholarship
Connor Depenbusch

Bob and Patricia Schmidt Nursing Scholarship
Kristen Atchison
Nicole Betts
Alexandra Chapman
Taylor Cross
April Easterberg
Brandon Gottschalk
Kaitlyn Hafliger
Courtney Killip

Clara and Archie Walters Memorial Scholarship
Jacob Meis

Dane Hansen Career Enhancement Scholarship
April Easterburg
Ressa Stoll

Kenneth & Dorothy Tucker Scholarship
Gage Hardiek

Mike & Jeanie Michaelis Scholarship
Trenton Miller

Robert Severance Solomon Valley Community Foundation Scholarship
Maci Knipp

Western Kansas Manufacturing Association

Jacob Meis


NCK Tech Foundation was established in 1983 and in addition to offer dozens of scholarships each year, the Foundation enables the NCK Technical College to provide current programs with the necessary materials, buildings, and equipment to train individuals to be successful and productive. NCK Tech is a fully accredited 2-year technical college with campuses in Beloit and Hays, KS. They tout 25 different programs to choose from ranging from Business Technology to Welding lasting 9 to 18 months. The college also offer credits that transfer to 4-year institutions for students who are looking to further their education. To discover more about NCK Tech visit their website at