Brad Hovick Memorial Scholarship Established at Iowa Lakes Community College

(Estherville, Iowa) Iowa Lakes Community College is honored to announce the Brad Hovick Memorial Scholarship has been entrusted to the Iowa Lakes Community College Foundation. The scholarship was first established by Merlyn (Mert) and Shirley Hovick and their family in July 1996. The scholarship was established to honor their son Brad Hovick after he passed away in a tragic accident in 1995. For many years, the scholarship was sustained by the support of community members and friends who participated in the Brad Hovick Memorial Golf Tournament each year. Since its inception, nearly 100 students have benefited from the scholarship.

Candidates for the scholarship must be a graduating senior of North Union High School. Two students will be selected each year to receive a $1,000 scholarship. Awardees may use the scholarship to attend any college of their choice.  The scholarship application is available at

If you would like to donate to the Brad Hovick Memorial Scholarship, please contact the Iowa Lakes Foundation at 712-362-0491 or email scholarships@iowalakes.educreate new email. The Foundation is a 501c3 charitable organization. Your gift is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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

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