Nineteen students awarded accounting scholarships in 2017

The WICPA Educational Foundation is excited to announce the 17 recipients of this year's $2,500 LeRoy Schmidt 150-hour Accounting Scholarship as well as the two recipients of the $2,500 LeRoy Schmidt Minority 150-hour Accounting Scholarship. Students were chosen by the Foundation's Scholarship Selection Committee based on their demonstration of commitment to a career as a CPA, academic achievement, community service, personal statement and letters of recommendation.

Recipients of the $2,500 LeRoy Schmidt 150-hour Accounting Scholarship

Kylie Bennett of New London, a student at UW-Oshkosh

Marta Burwell of Metamora, a student at UW-Whitewater

Alexander Churchill of Mayville, a student at UW-Milwaukee

Spencer Hahn of Appleton, a student at UW-Oshkosh

Krista Lambeau of Wauwatosa, a student at UW-Whitewater

Migena Lybeshari of South Milwaukee, a student at UW-Madison

Jessica Mallon of Waunakee, a student at UW-Whitewater

Michael Morgan of Wauwatosa, a student at UW-Whitewater

Shannon Morris of Fond du Lac, a student at Marian University

Katarina Petrovic of Cudahy, a student at UW-Milwaukee

William Podewils of New Berlin, a student at Marquette University

Katherine Powers of Franklin, a student at UW-Madison

Dallas Ramsden of Fort Atkinson, a student at UW-Whitewater

Sara VanRossum of Kaukauna, a student at UW-Oshkosh

Marissa Warzynski of Almond, a student at UW-Stevens Point

Brady Weisgerber of Appleton, a student at UW-Milwaukee

Leah Yehle of Milwaukee, a student at Cardinal Stritch University

Recipients of the $2,500 LeRoy Schmidt Minority 150-hour Accounting Scholarship

Oluwatomisin Ladeinde of Milwaukee, a student at Cardinal Stritch University

Bobola Odebiya of Milwaukee, a student at UW-Milwaukee