News > August 2008

Annual scholarship awarded

The Knights of Columbus at Fort Collins Council 1214 have announced this year's college scholarship winner. Each year the Knights accept applications for the scholarship from young Catholics in the community. Heidi Mayer was selected from a pool of excellent applicants for her academic and athletic achievements, as well as participation in numerous community, school, and church activities. Heidi's family belongs to Blessed John XXIII Catholic Parish, and Heidi graduated from Rocky Mountain High School this spring with a 4.0 GPA

Heidi has received a $1000 scholarship from the Knights of Columbus for study at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Also Heidi is recipient of the Humanitarian Award at Rocky Mountain High School for her "commitment to improving the human condition". In addition, Heidi will play for the CU women's soccer team, and be part of the CU President's Leadership Class. The Knights are proud to recognize the achievements of this outstanding young woman.