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Arthur and Elva Yates Memorial Scholarship Awarded at Iowa Lakes

By Staff | Aug 23, 2016

Edna Webster, of Estherville, wished to encourage students to pursue educational opportunities at Iowa Lakes and beyond. In 1998 she established the Arthur and Elva Yates Memorial Scholarship to honor her parents.

Requirements include full-time enrollment as second year sophomore as of upcoming fall semester, minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA and after Iowa Lakes graduation plans to transfer to four-year institution for bachelor’s degree. Preference may be given to students permanently residing in Clay, Dickinson, Emmet, Kossuth, or Palo Alto counties.

Award amount varies and must be used for tuition, books or fees.

The 2016-17 recipient is Adam McCarthy of Estherville.

To establish a scholarship contact the Iowa Lakes Community College Institutional Advancement/ Foundations Office at 712-362-0491 or 800-242-5106 ext. 4491. To apply for scholarships visit www.iowalakes.edu.