RiSE Scholarship Foundation, Inc.
2014 RiSE Honorable Mentions Award Winners
These 10 students will receive $500.00 payable to the College they choose to attend in the Fall of 2014
1. William Caldwell James Madison Memorial High School
2. Matthew Henderson Spartanburg Day School
3. Kenneth Iwelumo Maplebrook High School
4. William Lee Stanbridge Academy
5. Seth Muck Avon Lake High School
6. Karli Settimio Booker T. Washington High School Pensacola, FL
7. Tamar Reisner-Stehman Strath Haven High School Wallingford, PA
8. Alyssa Singer Adlai E. Stevenson High School Lincolnshire, IL
9. Hunter Smith San Antonio Christian School San Antonio, TX
10. James Vogel Liberty High School Liberty, IL
About some of the Honorable Mention Winners:
• See the landing page of the RiSE website to see the Tamar’s amazing artistic expression through dance titled “Journey”.
The piece illustrates her struggles with her learning differences and ends with her showing triumph her confidence and becoming comfortable with herself despite her challenges along the way. The dance is choreographed beautifully by Gwendolyn Bye.
• James Vogel is looking forward to inspiring others in his love for math, as a teacher.
• William Caldwell shows his determination and drive through creating and accomplishing things. An example is such last year when he and his construction crew on the set of his high school play, Singing in the Rain, made the elevator rise 7 stores and actually rain on stage.
• Matt Henderson was awarded a Mentorship with Congressmen Trey Gowdy in S.C. and was awarded the Philip T. Bradley Leadership Scholarship. He might just be a future politician!!
• Ken Iwelumo is heading to Curry College in the Fall!
Be sure to check back and update us on all your accomplishments over the next years while at college!