Five graduating Benson High seniors received $1,500 Alumni Association scholarships at the school’s  Honors Night on May 1st in the Mary McNamara Auditorium.

This brings the total of scholarships awarded during the past  years to $172,500 and 158 recipients.

Alumni scholarships for the Class of 2019:

Trey Foose, Charles “Chuck” Davey Memorial Scholarship. Trey was a member of the National Honor Society and DECA. He will be attending UNO for Business.

Tanner Sasse, William Nimtz Scholarship. Tanner was a member of the Student Council and Academic Decathlon . He will be attending UNO for mechanical engineering.

Loo Pyoh, Benson High Alumni Association/ Shane Graeve Family Scholarship. Loo was a member of the National Honor Society, Student Council and JROTC. He will be attending UNO for Biology.

Hser Tha Kue, Benson High Alumni Scholarship. Hser was a member of the National Honor Society and THRIVE. He will be attending UNO for Art.

Abigail Schoessler, Benson High Alumni Scholarship. Abigail was a member of the National Honor Society and Thespians. She will be attending Wayne State College to pursue Theatre Arts.

We thank all our donors for their continued support of the scholarship program. Memberships, donations and memorial contributions are important ways that BHS alums can support the next generation of Bunnies. Without you, these scholarships would not be possible.