Mensa Foundation Scholarship winners

The Mensa Education & Research Foundation and Mensa members are proud of their history of providing scholarships to selected essay winners.


Use the selection boxes to view winners by year and category:


2016 Scholarship Winners

More than 11,000 students competed for 190 scholarship awards at the local, regional, national, and international levels with a combined value of more than $91,000. The 94 American Mensa Local Groups who participated and completed the scholarship judging have a $300 Karen Cooper or Diana Mossip Memorial Scholarship awarded on their behalf to a student with the funding provided by the Mensa Foundation.

Foundation Trustee's Award ($500.00)
Region 04 Max Ylitalo, Stillwater, MN
 
 
Galiley Scholarship ($500.00)
Region 01 Austin Boyle, Sackets Harbor, NY
 
 
Grosswirth-salny Scholarship ($500.00)
Region 01 Alexandra Soluri, Hillsdale, NJ
Amanda Mondt, Cicero, NY
 
Region 02 Morgan Lopez, Freehold, NJ
Sarah Dickerson, Jarrettsville, MD
 
Region 03 Ryan Thick, Lapeer, MI
Thomas Simic, Xenia, OH
 
Region 04 Alyssa Allen, Paw Paw, IL
Nicole Winans, New Haven, IN
 
Region 05 Kaitlin Porter, Pittsboro, NC
Kristie Kannaley, Columbia, SC
 
Region 06 Hunter Adams, Magnolia, TX
Mattison Miertschin, El Paso, TX
 
Region 07 Elizabeth Neal, Egale, CO
Katharyn Roe, Herington, KS
 
Region 08 Lauren Hui, San Ramon, CA
Van Lau, San Leandro, CA
 
Region 09 Caitlin Takeda, Simi Valley, CA
Caleb Cuzner, Provo, UT
 
Region 10 Brittany Pinney, Fort Walton Beach, FL
Logan Armagost, Davenport, FL
 
 
In Honor of Our Parents (Fruecht-McGrew) ($1,000.00)
Region 05 Elizabeth Barrier, Greenville, SC
 
 
Kuhnel Scholarship ($500.00)
Region 01 Madeline Campbell, Manorville, NY
 
Region 02 Jorge Salazar, Downingtown, PA
 
Region 03 BethAnn Kriz, Ludington, MI
 
Region 04 Megan Ehrhart, Saint Louis, MO
 
Region 05 Joshua Manry, Birmingham, AL
 
Region 06 Ereka Prevot, La Mesa, CA
 
Region 07 Anita Raile, Aberdeen, SD
 
Region 08 Nicole Campbell, Moscow, ID
 
Region 09 Sean Wang, South Pasadena, CA
 
Region 10 Stanley T Vorsteg III, West Palm Beach, FL
 
 
McGrew-Fruecht Scholarship ($1,000.00)
Region 05 Rebekah Parris, Pelzer, SC
 
 
The Charlotte Duggar Memorial Nursing Scholarship ($500.00)
Region 05 Sharon Taylor, Whispering Pines, NC