Emily Fischer, Orange City, and Sara Kwekel, Inwood, have been awarded the Vern & Peggy Schoeneman Childcare Endowed Scholarship by the Northwest Iowa Community College Foundation. This is a $1,000 scholarship that is applied to the recipients’ daycare bill. Both students are currently Nursing students.
The scholarship is to support students at NCC who rely on quality childcare to support their success as a student. This scholarship has been established by Vern and Peggy Schoeneman. Vern was a senior level administrator at NCC from 1969 to 2003. Peggy was a preschool teacher at Children’s World in Sheldon for 21 years.