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This scholarship award is presented to second- and third-year students in each area of study, who will be continuing their studies and who show significant promise or early achievement.
Gabriela Alvarez Toro – Veterinary Science
Annellie Miller – Pre-Veterinary
Thomas Perron, Jr. – Game Design
Jennifer Urda – Pre-Veterinary
This award honors the memory of Janice McPartland, one of the founding members of the Academic Achievement Awards and longtime Becker staff member.
Thamires Nunes – Pre-Veterinary
The Aspiring Scholar Award recipients have been selected by the faculty in their departments and represent underclassmen who show early promise in their field of study.
|Graphic Design||Zachary Ludwig|
|Game Design||Connor Edes|
|Game Programming||Stephen Read|
|Criminal Justice||Robert Ekross|
|Criminal Justice: Forensics/Crime Scene Processing||Robert Olson|
|Domestic Counter-Terrorism Studies: Policy and Management||Trisha Carleton|
|Legal Studies||Ian Donovan|
|Humanities & Languages||Connor Bailey|
|Exercise Science||Savannah Scarlett|
|Early Childhood Education||Gabrielle White|
|Elementary Education||Kara Fimian|
|Organic Chemistry||Annellie Miller|
|Nursing: Prelicensure BSN||Maria O’Leary|
|Equine Studies||Lauren McGann|
|Veterinary Technology||Ashton Wilkinson|
|Animal Care||Alissa Padgett|
|Veterinary Science: Clinical and Laboratory Animal Medicine||Hilary McEwen|
|Lab Animal Management||Meghan Tongue|
The Mary Charlotte Becker Award is given to a member of the freshmen class who has consistently shown outstanding achievement in the discipline of English.
Catherine La Pinta
The Janice Wiles Scholarship is given to a nursing student who best exemplifies Janice's exceptional qualities of dedication, courage, compassion and professionalism.
This award was created by the Bemis family to be given to a Becker student who most greatly represents Mark's industrious work ethic and dedication to improving themselves through education.
Since 2007, The Jenny Ann Lemay Becker College Interior Design Scholarship Fund has honored and recognized Interior Design recipients in fulfilling their academic education.
The Alpha Lambda Delta Community Leader Scholarship was awarded this year for the first time. This scholarship is given to a student who has displayed leadership and service in a variety of positions while at Becker, and who has proven to be a leader in the community on and off campus.
The Service Award is presented to a student who demonstrates selfless sacrifice and determination in serving the needs of others in the name of Becker College.
The Community and Diversity Award is presented to a student who has increased awareness of issues of equality, diversity and/or social justice in the Becker College community, and whose efforts have made a positive impact on the Becker College community.
The Determination Award is presented to the individual who has overcome a challenge to excel in academic and co-curricular activities.
The Initiative Award takes on a different flavor each year it is awarded. This year’s recipient has taken the initiative to get involved as a play-tester on more than one big-name video game and was recognized recently as a “Gold Level” winner in the annual Student Narrative Analysis Competition, run by the Game Developers Conference (GDC) and the Game Narrative Summit. He took on a floundering class project and developed a virtual tour of a renowned museum using virtual reality technology.
These awards are presented to a students who, by both action and accomplishment in co-curricular life, have created positive change within a student organization and its student membership, as well as contributed to the overall quality of student life.
Hayley O’Connell – Leadership Award
Annellie Miller – Emerging Leader Award
The Outstanding Freshman Award is presented to a freshman who has shown commitment to the Becker College Community both inside and outside the classroom.
The Outstanding Senior Award is presented to a graduating senior who has shown unwavering commitment to Becker College both inside and outside the classroom. The award recipient represents the benefits of receiving a liberal arts education by being well-rounded as well as intellectually, socially, and personally mature. The student is also recognized as a leader by classmates.