Clyde and Frances Christensen Scholarship Awarded

(Estherville, Iowa) Clyde Christensen was a long-time DNR officer with a passion for the outdoors and Frances received a teaching degree from Estherville Junior College, now known as Iowa Lakes.  Just before his death in 2002, Clyde established the Clyde and Frances Christensen Memorial Scholarship for students enrolled in environmental studies.  Requirements include full-time enrollment in Environmental Studies and a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA. Award varies and must be used for tuition, books or fees.

The recipient for 2019-2020 is Ellie Crumrine of Balaton, Minnesota.

To establish a scholarship, contact the Iowa Lakes Community College Institutional Advancement/Foundations Office at 712-362-0491 or 800-242-5106 ext. 4491.

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Iowa Lakes Institutional Advancement Office