VVA presents scholarships

MARQUETTE – The Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 380 recently awarded five scholarships totaling $3,750 for 2013.

Included in recipients are:

– James Goloversic III, grandson of James and Mary Goloversic of Ishpeming, who is attending the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee studying to become a certified strength and conditioning specialist.

– Christine Gutierrez, granddaughter of Michael and Doreen Nelson of Marquette, who is studying pre-med at Northern Michigan University.

Recipients of the Veterans Memorial Scholarship include:

– Danielle Vilona, daughter of Dominic and Shannon Vilona of Ishpeming, who is studying mining engineering at Michigan Tech University.

– Jennel Giraud, daughter of Andrew and Eve Prosser of Ishpeming, who will be attending Michigan State University studying pre-optometry/human biology.

– Jared Richards, son of James and Barbara Richards of Little Lake, who will be attending MTU studying Mechanical Engineering.

They all received a $750 scholarships.