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Thomas Lee Bortvit Memorial Scholarship Awarded

By Staff | Jan 3, 2018

The Thomas Lee Bortvit Memorial Scholarship was created by his family and friends in honor of an honest, hardworking, responsible young man who always thought of others first. Thomas Bortvit’s life was tragically ended on June 6, 2015. Thomas was enrolled in the Criminal Justice Program at Iowa Lakes at the time of his death. His passion for this industry and his dedication to others inspired many.

Candidates for the scholarship must be enrolled at Iowa Lakes Community College and be involved in the Criminal Justice Program.

The 2017-18 recipient is Joshua Petrich of Graettinger