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April 1, 2013

The Coca-Cola Foundation Honor First-Generation Scholarship Recipients

[Editor's Note: Corrections to this list were made on 4/5/2013]

Wisconsin: The 2012-13  Coca-Cola First Generation Scholarship banquet was recently held at the American Indian Higher Education Consortium Student Conference in Green Bay.

The Coca-Cola First Generation Scholarship helps fund a student’s first year in college. If students maintain a 3.0 (or higher) grade point average and participate in campus and community life, their scholarships are renewed every year.

The 33 Coca-Cola First Generation Scholarship recipients honorees:

Jeremy Richey
Aaniiih Nakoda College
Mary Shortman
Aaniih Nakoda College
Francis Gardner
Bay Mills Community Colleg
Makueeyapee Whitford
 Blackfeet Community College
Alonzo Chico, Cankdeska Cikana Community College Lloydine Runsabove,
Chief Dull Knife College
Noelle Madosh
College of Menominee Nation
Tevin Tso
Diné College
Ashley Staples
Fort Berthold Community College
Vienna Kagak
Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College
Jayni Anderson, Fort Peck Community College Kassie James
Haskell Indian Nations University
Veronicka Ahmaogak
Ilisagvik College
Darlene Simmons
Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe Community College
Dylan Friisvall,
Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College
Charles Rencountre
Institute of American Indian Arts
Michelle Reynolds
Leech Lake Tribal College
Mika (meeka) Pacheco-Northbird
 Leech Lake Tribal College
Judith Little Whiteman
 Little Big Horn College
Frederick Harden
Little Priest Tribal College
Lucy London
Northwest Indian College
Yvonne Garcia
Nebraska Indian Community College
Michelle Becenti, Navajo Technical College Janelle Cantrell
Oglala Lakota College
Jennifer Arnold
Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College
Andrew Samsel
Salish Kootenai College
Shelley Schenderline
Salish Kootenai College
Jeff Spotted Horse
Sitting Bull College
Tiffani Crawford
Sisseton Wahpeton College
Natasha Eagle Star
Sinte Gleska University
Mindy Burnette
Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute
Sheyenne Bauer
Stone Child College
Wesley Begay
Tohono O'odhan Community College
Charles Pederson
White Earth Tribal and Community College
Lora GreyBear
United Tribes Technical College
Macey Racine
Turtle Mountain Community College

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