Scholarship Recipients Announced

The Czech Heritage Foundation understands the importance and high cost of education for youth, and has established a fund to support students of Czech and Slovak descent in their academic pursuits.  This year, scholarships were awarded to three deserving individuals who have demonstrated excellence in their academic and community involvement.

  • Hailee Raue will be an undergraduate attending the University of Iowa in Iowa City.  She is interested in Occupational or Physical Therapy.
  • Austin Frerick will be a graduate student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  He will be working towards his master's degree in Public Affairs.
  • Leha Podzimek will be attending Goldsmith University in London.  She is pursuing a master's degree in music.