PAOLA — Several seniors at Paola High School received a big financial boost to achieve their future goals at the school’s annual scholarship night on Wednesday, April 20.

A total of $222,960 in scholarships was awarded to seniors, including $51,060 in local scholarships, $142,750 in endowment scholarships of US$368, including current year renewable values, and $29,150 in endowment scholarships, including previous year’s scholarships, according to figures provided by Paola $368 Director of Finance Jimmy Hay.

The seniors receiving scholarships and their combined overall monetary totals are: Seth AistrupPaola Country Club, Young Renewable Memorial Scholarship, Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie No. 2673, Holy Trinity Auction, KSHSAA Citizenship Award, Shirley Ann Lalman-Foster, $5,650; Alex AquinoPHS Media in Technology Award, $100; Kendra BannonGeneral Scholarship USD 368, $650; Chase Barenklau, Bea Mount Memorial Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, PHS Media in Technology Award, $950; Meranda beerEJ Meeks Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, Elm Grove Baptist Church/Robert Weaver Memorial, $850;

madison bellQuincy-Hipp Memorial Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, Jason Grandon Memorial, Pizza Hut, $1,950; Daniel BentonPHS Media in Technology Award, $100; Hannah BillesbachSchwartz Family Memorial Scholarship, Steff Strong Scholarship, Jason Grandon Memorial, Mathis Scholarship, $2,350; Emma BishopEJ Meeks Scholarship, Paola Lions Club Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Jovanni BlackieBea Mount Memorial Scholarship, $750; Emma Boehm$368 Endowment Association 5 for 5 Scholarship, $368 General Scholarship, Jason Grandon Memorial, Mathis Scholarship, Paola Masonic Lodge #37, $3,100;

Sydney CantrellEJ Meeks Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, $650; Bethany CardozaVest Family Academic Memorial Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, Brain Injury Awareness, Paola Community Garden, Paola Optimist Club – Robert Johnson Memorial, Rockers Pharmacy, Shifting Gears for Regan, VFW Banta Post #3712, $6,100; Grant CelanoNada Thoden Memorial Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, $1,000; Gavin Clark, Schwartz Family Memorial Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, $2,500; Andrew ClineGeneral Scholarship USD 368, PHS Media in Technology Award, Tony Barton Music for Youth Memorial, VFW Banta Post #3712, $1,050; Autumn CraigMyrtle Haughn Memorial Scholarship, Edna Patterson Renewable Memorial Scholarship, Paola Education Association, $11,500; Carter CyganVest Family Academic Memorial Scholarship, Hillsdale Elementary Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, Paola Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #2673, Hillsdale Ruritan Club, PHS Media in Technology, $4,350; Kilie CzepcinskiClemens Foundation — Career Technical Award, $2,000;

Rileigh DalePEO Sisterhood – Chapter DQ Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, American Legion Auxiliary No. 156, Behind Every Veteran (BEV Girls), $1,800; Zachary DonahueVest Family Career-Technical Memorial Scholarship, Paola Masonic Lodge #37, $2,500; Maxwell DouglasVest Family Academic Memorial Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, Mathis Scholarship, $2,600; James EarlywineVest Family Academic Memorial Scholarship, USD 368 General Scholarship, Duane Lintz Memorial Award, Tony Barton Music for Youth Memorial, $5,500; Jonathon EarlywineGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Victory Chevrolet, $1,850; Kate EdigerDerek Leis Memorial Scholarship, $1,000; Joel FeldmanBea Mount Memorial Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, Block Community Ruritan – Build Your Dollar, Hayden Michael White Memorial, Hillsdale Ruritan Club, Mathis Scholarship, $2,950; Kyia FullerCarl and Mary Buchman Scholarship, General Scholarship USD 368, American Legion Auxiliary Post #156, American Legion Post #156, Behind Every Veteran (BEV Girls), Jason Grandon Memorial, Paola Masonic Lodge #37, Hillsdale Ruritan Club, $2,700;

Ariana GallagherGeneral Scholarship USD 368, $750; Dylan GeorgesPaola Country Club Men’s Golf Association Scholarship, Elwyn Reynolds Renewable Scholarship, Shirley Ann Lalman-Foster, Hillsdale Ruritan Club, Humphrey Award, $4,950; Noah GerkenRobert E. Banks, MD, Memorial Scholarship, Paola Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #2673, $1,500; Bryn GrandonBea Mount Memorial Scholarship, Vivian Kircher Memorial Scholarship, Don Hadlock Softball Memorial Scholarship, Elm Grove Baptist Church/Virginia Weaver Knop Memorial, Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary #2673, Jason Grandon Memorial, Julie Silver Memorial, Mathis Scholarship, Simple Simons Pizza, 4 $950; Kinley HadlockGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Nicholson-Powell Trust Scholarship, Don Hadlock Softball Memorial Scholarship, Janice V. White Memorial, Jason Grandon Memorial, Mathis Scholarship, $3,850; Brooklyn HarmonSteff Strong Scholarship, PEO Sisterhood – Chapter DQ Scholarship, Diana Green Scholarship, Behind Every Veteran (BEV Girls), Janice V. Blanc Memorial, Miami County Cops for Tots, Paola Country Club Ladies Golf Association, $3,900; Truman HarpElwyn Reynolds Renewable Scholarship, $4,000; Thomas HarpRenewable Youth Memorial Bursary, Dale Dennis Award for Excellence in Education, $4,250; Lily HayElwyn Reynolds Renewable Scholarship, Paola Rotary Club, American Legion Riders Post #156, Miami County Cops for Tots, $6,000; Kody HendricksonGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Carl and Mary Buchman Scholarship, Hillsdale Ruritan Club, $1,000; Trevor HinmanVest Family Career-Technical Memorial Scholarship, First Lutheran Church Endowment, $2,250; Heather HudsonGeneral Scholarship USD 368, $850;

Emma JohnsonGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Dale and Margery Nevius Scholarship, American Legion Auxiliary Post #156, PEO Sisterhood Chapter JB, ECKSEC (East Central Kansas Special Education Cooperative) Future Educator Special, Greater Miami County Community Foundation Leadership, Holy Trinity Auction, Shirley Ann Lalman-Foster, $4,200; Haylee JonesLarry McGee Memorial Scholarship, Elwyn Reynolds Technical Career Scholarship, $1,500; Alex Kamprath, First Lutheran Endowment, $250; Alyssa KelleyEJ Meeks Fellowship, Carl and Mary Buchman Fellowship, $1,000; Tori KreuschTom Hileman Memorial, $110; Mackenzie KuehlGeneral Scholarship USD 368, EJ Meeks Scholarship, Julie Silver Memorial, KSHSAA Citizenship Award, $3,600; Logan LatteDarrell Hurlbut Memorial Scholarship, Paola Country Club Men’s Golf Association Scholarship, First Option Bank, Jason Grandon Memorial, $3,000; Jayda LoganGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Derek Leis Memorial Scholarship, Living Proof Church, $2,000; Christopher Lohaus-FastGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Carl and Mary Buchman Scholarship, $750;

Anna MaillandElwyn Reynolds Renewable Scholarship, Kevin Armstrong Memorial Scholarship, Hillsdale Ruritan Club, $4,650; Da’Shanique McArthurGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Bea Mount Memorial Scholarship, $850; Hailey McDiffettPHS Media in Technology Award, $100; Shaelyn McLeanVest Family Career-Technical Memorial Scholarship, American Legion Auxiliary Station No. 156, American Legion Station No. 156, Kansas City Security Bank, $3,400; Trey MoalaMcLachlin-Boyd-Emery Scholarship, Jason Grandon Memorial, Mathis Scholarship, $2,350; Ayden MorrisPaola Rotary Club, WC Hartley Memorial Scholarship, $1,850; Laveinia NewtonGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Wilson Family Memorial Scholarship, PHS Media in Technology Award, $1,100; Tanner PetilloGeneral Scholarship USD 368, $650; Anna PhillipsGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Wendell and Louese Winkler Scholarship, American Legion Post #156, Janice V. Blanc Memorial, Keith Peuser Memorial, $3,000; Myleigh PrizeGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Wilson Family Memorial Scholarship, Auxiliary of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #2673, $1,400; Aubriannah RazoGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Auxiliary of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #2673, $850; Kaydence Repphan, Bea Mount Memorial Scholarship, $750; Evelyne ReyesGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Carl and Mary Buchman Scholarship, $750; Gracie RichmondGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Paola Country Club, Paola Country Club Ladies Golf Association, PHS Student Council, $1,950;

Jonas SanderGeneral Purse $368, Holy Trinity Auction $1,700; Kylee SlyterGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Auxiliary of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #2673, $1,400; Addison SmithRenewable Youth Memorial Scholarship, Paola Lions Club Memorial Scholarship, American Legion Post #156, Olathe Healthcare Career, $6,000; Emersyn SmithGeneral Scholarship USD 368, EJ Meeks Scholarship, $1,500; Logan SobekMyrtle Haughn Memorial Scholarship, Jessie Barker Memorial Scholarship, Paola Masonic Lodge #37, Glen Darland Award, $2,700; Carlie Stallbaumer, Diana Green Scholarship, Denis A. Kurtenbach Renewable Memorial Scholarship, Olathe Healthcare Career, Paola Optimist Club—Barbara Gray Memorial, $11,700; Nathaniel TroutmanGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Vest Family Academic Memorial Scholarship, Mathis Scholarship, PHS Media in Technology Award, Tony Barton Music for Youth Memorial, $4,200; Tuggle boundary wallVest Family Career-Technical Memorial Scholarship, Jason Grandon Memorial, Julie Silver Memorial, $4,250; Austin TuschoffGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Vest Family Academic Memorial Scholarship, Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #2673, PHS Media in Technology Award, $3,100; Mikaila WhiteGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Vivian Kircher Memorial Scholarship, Clemens Foundation – Academic Award, $2,500; Braeden Whitehurst, Stockwell Memorial Scholarship, Mathis Scholarship, Security Bank of Kansas City, $1,700; Lily WoolseyGeneral Scholarship USD 368, Vest Family Academic Memorial Scholarship, Brain Injury Awareness, Jason Grandon Memorial, Mathis Scholarship, $4,200; Augustus Wright, $368 General Scholarship, McNelley Memorial Award, Hillsdale Ruritan Club – Build Your Dollars, $1,950; and Steven Yeager, Elwyn Reynolds Technical Career Scholarship, Paola Community Garden, $1,100.