Dependent Scholarships

2013 Recipients

Evan Wittke

E Wittke


Evan has been doing oncology research, and the lab plans to submit their findings to several research publications.  He finds the idea of having his name on a journal publication to be exhilarating.  He plans to continue his studies specializing in oncology research in a graduate program, after which he plans to work in a hospital in the Chicago area. 

Evan is the son of Erwin and Marcia Wittke.  Erwin is the Holmes Student Center Chef.

Jaclyn Zimmerman

J Zimmerman 


Jaclyn is studying Theatre Design and Technologies at NIU.  She volounteers at the local Stage Coach Community Theater.  Jaclyn participates in both Sunday school and youth group teaching and mentoring and participates in the NIGuide program.  After she graduates she plans to be a theater designer and would like to someday be employed as a designer in what she refers to as the "theatrically influential London."

Jaclyn is the daughter of Ron and Stephanie Zimmerman.  Stephanie is an employee of Materials Management and works in Campus Mail Services.