Congratulations to senior Kevin Jones, recipient of the 2016 Balgenorth Scholarship.
The scholarship, formally named the Richard A. Balgenorth Lasallian Award for Higher Education, is in tribute to the memory of Mr. Balgenorth, ‘75, and his belief that De La Salle Collegiate plays a crucial role as a foundation for lifelong learning. The Award aims to financially assist a graduating De La Salle senior continue his education at a college or university.
Kevin plans to attend the University of Toledo and major in Finance.
At DLS, Kevin has been involved in Wrestling, Football, Baseball, and Tennis. He has also be very involved with the Business program as a student in the CFCU Banking Class, the Stockmarket Club, and DECA. Kevin worked with Mr. Dennis Koch and Mrs. Aarran Meier to develop the curriculum for the Summer Business Camp. He has also been involved with Campus Ministry and IM Sports. He carries a 3.88 GPA.
Kevin said, “I am honored to have been selected as the recipient of the Balgenorth Scholarship. With the scholarship I will be able to cut the cost of out of state tuition as I advance my academic career at the University of Toledo.”