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The Gillam Foundation Congratulates 2010 Scholarship Recipients

$155,000 awarded to Alaskan students for higher education

ANCHORAGE, AK - The Gillam Foundation is pleased to announce this year's scholarship recipients. In total, $155,000 was awarded to 30 high school seniors in Alaska-each of whom displays leadership, entrepreneurial spirit, and business ingenuity.

"Congratulations to all of Alaska's high school seniors," said Bob Gillam, founder of The Gillam Foundation. "Every one of these scholarship recipients has an idea, a passion, and an ambition that will lead them to achieve great things for themselves and for Alaska. With this scholarship, they can add another tool to their arsenal-an education. I have the utmost confidence in each of these scholarship recipients and eagerly look forward to what they will achieve in the years to come."

The Gillam Foundation provides scholarships to graduating Alaskan high school seniors. Since beginning the scholarship program, more than $1.2 million has been awarded to 200+ high school seniors. The 2010 award recipients are:

Alexi Beeson, Kenai Central High School Kenai, Alaska
Amelia Egle, Kodiak High School Kodiak, Alaska
Casey Shaw, Home Schooled Juneau, Alaska
Chantell Bennett, Anchorage Christian School Anchorage, Alaska
Charles Jamieson, Dimond High School Anchorage, Alaska
Daniel Fink, East High School Anchorage, Alaska
Danis Henderson, Grace Christian School Anchorage, Alaska
Deandra Latz, Kenai Central High School Kenai, Alaska
Dillon Smith, Nikiski High School Nikiski, Alaska
Elika Roohi, Dimond High School Anchorage, Alaska
Elizabeth Jurgeleit, Haines High School Haines, Alaska
Eva Cress, South Anchorage High School Anchorage, Alaska
Heidi Ashlock, Ben Eielson High School Eielson AFB, Alaska
Jacqueline Jones, Bartlett High School Anchorage, Alaska
Jhomar Hermano, Kodiak High School Kodiak, Alaska
Jodie Gattie, Ketchikan High School Ketchikan, Alaska
Joshua Lee, East High School Anchorage, Alaska
Lindsay Schnabl, Ninilchik High School Ninilchik, Alaska
Michael Fisher, Service High School Anchorage, Alaska
Philip Johnston, Ketchikan High School Ketchikan, Alaska
Prishanya Pillai, Service High School Anchorage, Alaska
Priyanka Pillai, Service High School Anchorage, Alaska
Sara Horvath, Glennallen High School Glennallen, Alaska
Sarah Cresap, Grace Christian School Anchorage, Alaska
Shantell Spring Moon Harvey, Ketchikan Ketchikan, Alaska
Shelnila Chin Santos, Bartlett High School Anchorage, Alaska
Sophie Wiepking Brown, West High School Anchorage, Alaska
Stephanie Malone, East High School Anchorage, Alaska
Talea Davis, Wrangell High School Wrangell, Alaska
Timothy Saner, Kenai Central High School Kenai, Alaska

Applications for next year's scholarships will be available December 1, 2010, for 2011 seniors. For more information, please visit www.gillamfoundation.org.



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