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Phi Sigma Sigma Foundation


2013 - 2014 Scholarship Recipients


Congratulations to this year’s scholarship
and educational grant winners!

Named Scholarships


May be established by an individual or a chapter. Often, these scholarships are created in memory of a sister or loved one.
Chapters may also choose to establish a scholarship to benefit a deserving chapter sister. This year’s winners are:


Ali Ward Delta Iota Memorial Scholarship
Abby Clark, Delta Iota Chapter

Allison Beth Schmidt Memorial Scholarship
Alysha Doggart, Delta Epsilon Chapter

Bertha and Mac Bodian Memorial Scholarship
Rebecca Flaig, Theta Iota Chapter

Beta Alpha Nicole Schiffman Memorial Scholarship
Jen Tarangelo, Beta Alpha Chapter

Danielle Nguyen Memorial Scholarship
Sheridan Allen, Gamma Tau Chapter

Dr. Helen Vassallo Gamma Iota Scholarship
Brittany Rhodes, Gamma Iota Chapter

Erin Michelle Say Memorial Scholarship
Kaitlyn Squanda, Theta Psi Chapter

Field Consultant Scholarship
Simonne Horman, Iota Iota Chapter

Field Consultant Scholarship
Cat Kane, Delta Beta Chapter

Field Consultant Scholarship
Amanda Saville, Delta Lambda Chapter

Helen Berkowitz Memorial Scholarship
Sara Belmont, Iota Beta Chapter

Jeanine Jacobs Goldberg Scholarship
Lindsey Machicote, Beta Pi Chapter

Jeanine Jacobs Goldberg Scholarship
Ashley Thomassen, Zeta Eta Chapter

Katie Vashon Memorial Scholarship
Ashley Anderson, Zeta Zeta Chapter

Kristina Witten Memorial Scholarship
Anna Neveau, Iota Iota Chapter

Laura Treanor Memorial Scholarship
Ricca Prasad, Kappa Chapter

Mamie Klein Memorial Scholarship
Tiffany LeDonne, Delta Theta Chapter

Markowitz Book Award
Shaina Hicks, Gamma Nu Chapter

Michelle Stacey Friedman Memorial Scholarship
Jacquelyn Diaz, Iota Beta Chapter

Neddie Iniquez Memorial Scholarship
Liz Cassarino, Epsilon Tau Chapter

Past Grand Archons' Scholarship
Shannon Smith, Iota Alpha Chapter

Veachey R. Bloom Book Award
Lauren Hannaford, Epsilon Rho Chapter

Educational Grants


Funded primarily through interest earned by the Foundation, educational grants are awarded annually to collegiate and alumnae sisters b
ased on three criteria: financial need, scholarship and service to Phi Sigma Sigma and the community, This year’s recipients are:


Madeline Bauserman, Kappa Chapter
Talin Fakhoorian, Zeta Alpha Chapter
Joan Fath, Theta Iota Chapter
Summer Fierro, Theta Psi Chapter
Christina Furia, Beta Rho Chapter
Hillary Gaffin, Gamma Tau Chapter
Rachel Golombek, Theta Gamma Chapter
Erikka Hammond, Iota Alpha Chapter
Jayme Holliday, Kappa Chapter
Gabby Keb, Iota Iota Chapter
Jes Lawrence, Theta Psi Chapter
Kateleen Lopez, Delta Kappa Chapter
Sarah McKinnon, Iota Gamma Chapter
Maggie Meehan, Gamma Nu Chapter
Leslie Phillips, Iota Epsilon Chapter
Tanis Rozeveld, Theta Psi Chapter
Lyndsey Savard, Zeta Zeta Chapter
Kori Taylor, Iota Theta Chapter
Alyssa Whinna, Epsilon Zeta Chapter


Centennial Educational Grants


Funded primarily through sponsorships. Educational grants are awarded to collegiate and alumnae sisters
based on three criteria: financial need, scholarship and service to Phi Sigma Sigma and the community.  Our Centennial recipients are:


LoriAnn Giovanniello, Zeta Zeta Chapter
Shalyn Koester, Iota Zeta Chapter
Kayleigh Bell, Iota Alpha Chapter
Sidney Cole, Epsilon Delta Chapter
Taylor Cosanella, Epsilon Delta Chapter
Megan Lamrock, Theta Psi Chapter
Ellie McConnell, Beta Omega Chapter
Angela Poccia, Pi Chapter
Andrea Serpas, Kappa Chapter


Educational Grants Alumnae - Part Time Students


Funded primarily through interest earned by the Foundation, educational grants are awarded annually to alumnae sisters attending school part time and
based on three criteria: financial need, scholarship and service to Phi Sigma Sigma and the community.  This year’s recipients are:


Julie O'Brien, Epsilon Psi Chapter


Chapter Educational Funds


Funds established by chapters for any educational purpose, with the primary focus on scholarships to deserving initiated members
of the chapter, including alumnae pursuing post-graduate degrees.  This year’s recipients are:


Beta Rho Chapter Educational Fund
Samantha Eiden, Beta Rho Chapter

Beta Upsilon Chapter Educational Fund
Lindsey Patience, Beta Upsilon Chapter

Delta Iota Chapter Educational Fund
Kaitlyn Allore, Delta Iota Chapter

Gamma Nu Chapter Educational Fund
Emily Williams, Gamma Nu Chapter

Gamma Tau Chapter Educational Fund
Katie Farris, Gamma Tau Chapter

Gamma Xi Chapter Educational Fund
Kati Pappas, Gamma Xi Chapter

Pi Chapter Educational Fund
Kathryn Banzer, Pi Chapter

Theta Psi Chapter Educational Fund
Amy Smith, Theta Psi Chapter

Xi Chapter Educational Fund
Olivia Scanlon, Xi Chapter


UIFI (Undergraduate Interfraternity Institute) Scholarships


Funded by the Foundation, these scholarships are awarded annually to collegiate members to attend
UIFI’s week-long intensive leadership development program.  This year’s recipients are:


Alyssa Bass, Iota Omicron Chapter
Nicole Charpentier, Beta Upsilon Chapter
Vivi Colin-Torres, Zeta Alpha Chapter
Cheyenne Earle, Theta Iota Chapter
Michelle Hurst, Theta Mu Chapter
Alana Mello, Kappa Chapter
Brittany Rhodes, Gamma Iota Chapter
Kaitlyn Roose, Theta Gamma Chapter