TEAM INDUSTRIES FUND AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS TO 2017 GRADUATES

May 12, 2017 – BEMIDJI, MN – The Team Industries-Don Ricke Scholarship Fund, established with the Northwest Minnesota Foundation, has announced the scholarship recipients for 2017.

Annual scholarships are being provided to qualified students from a consortium of 12 Independent School Districts identified by TEAM Industries, and located in Northwest Minnesota, who are pursuing post-secondary education with a preference for engineering and technology-related fields of study.

The following local students are recipients of the TEAM Industries scholarship:

Bagley

Levi Larson, Itasca Community College

Jonathan Danielson, Northland Technical College

 

Bemidji

Jack Balmer, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Amber Younggren, North Dakota State University

Brendan Takkanen, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Jesse Smrekar, University of St. Thomas

 

Blackduck

Ian Cease, University of Mary

 

Clearbrook-Gonvick

Bryce Johnson, Michigan Tech/Itasca Community College

 

Detroit Lakes

Joshua Bollig, University of Minnesota-Crookston

Jamie Bollig, Minnesota State University Moorhead

 

Thanks to all of TEAM Industries and its employees, the scholarships are helping to support important educational endeavors. A total of $18,000 was committed this year to the area’s students.