Kiwanis Club and Kiwanis Foundation​ Award 2017 Scholarships

[L-R]: Dillon Melerine ( Kiwanis Foundation Scholarship Recipient), Savannah Montoya (Kiwanis Bienvenu Key Club and Kiwanis Foudation Leadership Scholarship Recipient), and Tiffani Poteet (Kiwanis Gulf Coast Scholarship Recipient).

The Kiwanis Club and Kiwanis Foundation announced the recipients of their 2017 scholarship ​award at Rocky and Carlos’s Sicilian Room on May 16 honoring the recipients and their families. The following scholarships were awarded:

  • The Bienvenu/Kiwanis Club Key Club Scholarship – Savannah Montoya
  • The Gulf Coast/Kiwanis Club Key Club Scholarship – Tiffani Poteet
  • The Kiwanis Foundation Scholarship Award – Dillon Melerine
  • The Kiwanis Foundation Leadership Award – Savannah Montoya

The Kiwanis Foundation will be announcing the recipient of the Nunez Vo-Tech Scholarship in July. Total awards for scholarships from the Kiwanis Club and Kiwanis Foundation total $16,000 each year. For more information about the Kiwanis scholarship programs or information about the Kiwanis Club, please contact Robby Showalter at (504) 616-7312.

Robby Showalter (Kiwanis Foundation Scholarship Committee), Dillon Melerine (Recipient of Kiwanis Foundation Scholarship), and Danny Bourgeois (Kiwanis Foundation Scholarship Committee).

Amanda Hardesty (Kiwanis Club President), Savannah Montoya (Kiwanis.Bienvenue Key Club Scholarship and Kiwanis Leadership Scholarship Recipient), and Danny Bourgeois (Kiwanis Club Scholarship Committee).

Missy Plaisance (Gulf Coast), Sandy McNab (Gulf Coast), Tiffani Poteet (Kiwanis Gulf Coast Scholarship Recipient), and Gus Reiss (Gulf Coast).