Fort Cobb, OK – March 7, 2013 – The Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education awarded nine CKTC students the Otha Grimes Memorial Scholarship.
OTA students receiving this honor are Jillian Barnes (Altus), Lindsey Daingkau (Anadarko), Abbie Flinn (Wichita Falls) and Lindy Gann (Headrick).
Business Information Technology Education students receiving this honor are Lucinda Wolf (Cement), Bonnie Beeson (Apache) and Julia Lewis (Fort Cobb).
PTA students receiving this honor are Shannon Perkins (Ponca City), Michaela Loula (Colony) and Tara Eschenbacher (Thomas).
The late Otha H. Grimes achieved legendary status among his contemporaries in agriculture and oil and gas production in Oklahoma. He was a staunch supporter of education and provided scholarships to many educational institutions, including the CareerTech Foundation. Grimes was inducted into the CareerTech Hall of Fame in 1990.
The Otha Grimes Scholarships range from $100 to $500 and are reserved for adult students who exhibit a commitment to their continued education.
More information about CKTC is available online at www.caddokiowa.com or by calling 405.643.5511.
Posted on Thu, March 7, 2013
by Susan McElhaney