September 14, 2022

LinQuest Announces First Space to Learn Scholarship Recipients

Space to Learn Scholarship logo.

Drum roll please… It is with great pride and excitement that we announce the first recipients of the Space to Learn Scholarship. This annual scholarship is available to those in pursuit of STEM-related degrees who are the children, stepchildren or grandchildren of a LinQuest team member.

Congratulations to the following 2022 scholarship recipients!

Space to Learn Scholarship winner - Rylee Hammar.

Rylee Hammar

Major: Environment and Sustainability

University: Western Colorado University

Her favorite subjects in school are science and art. After she graduates, she hopes to become a wildlife conservationist, focusing on ecology and field work.

Space to Learn Scholarship winner - Elisabeth Jensen.

Elisabeth Jensen

Major: Mechanical Engineering

University: George Fox University

She enjoys both math and science in school and, after she graduates, would love to work in engineering – preferably in a biomedical field.

Space to Learn Scholarship winner - Andrew Jensen.

Andrew Jensen

Major: Aerospace Engineering

University: Purdue University

Like his sister, Elisabeth, his favorite subject in school is math. After graduation from college, he would like to pursue a career as a commercial pilot.

Space to Learn Scholarship winner - Kristin Hagen.

Kristin Hagen

Major: Biomedical Engineering

University: University of California Irvine

Kristin loves school, but her favorite subject is definitely math – specifically calculus. After graduation, she may go to medical school, earn her PhD and become a researcher, or start a company that designs medical devices.

Space to Learn Scholarship winner - Leanna Allen.

Leanna Allen

Major: Neuroscience

University: University of Texas at Dallas

She enjoys every subject in school but gets especially excited about math and science. When she graduates, she plans on attending medical school to enter the medical field as a doctor.

Space to Learn Scholarship winner - Joey Schrand.

Joey Schrand

Major: Finance/Data Science

University: Western Colorado University

His favorite subject in school is math and when he graduates, Joey plans to be a Financial Data Analyst, using his degree to help others.

These well deserving scholarship recipients have displayed superior academic achievements, leadership (character, citizenship, loyalty, integrity), and participation in extracurricular activities. LinQuest is proud to provide them with the Space to Learn Scholarship award of $2,000 and support their academic and professional goals.

The 2023 scholarship will be released in March 2023. We will be making some program changes based on team member feedback. Check back for more information on next year’s criteria.