2018 Redefining Ready! Scholarship National Winners

The Redefining Ready! National Scholarship 2018 lets America’s graduating high school seniors tell the world how they are college, career, and life ready beyond a single test score. Examples include completion of an internship, AP or dual credit classes while in high school, near-perfect attendance, or participation in clubs, sports, and school activities.

***Region 1 (AK, CA, HI, ID, MT, NV, OR, WA, WY); Region 2 (AR, AZ, CO, KS, NM, OK, TX, UT); Region 3 (IA, MI, MN, ND, NE, SD, WI); Region 4 (IL, IN, KY, MO, OH, Canada); Region 5 (AL, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA); Region 6 (DC, DE, MD, NJ, PA, WV); Region 7 (CT, MA, ME, NH, NY, RI, VT)


National First Place Winner ($5,000)   National Runner-Up ($2,500)  
Daniel Zhang, Herbert Henry Dow High School, Midland, Mich.   Kathleen Oku, Buffalo Grove High School, Arlington Heights, Ill.  
Region 1 Winner ($2,000)   Region 1 Runner-Up ($1,000)  
Savannah Foster, South Kipsap High School, Port Orchard, Wash.   Travis Beckt, Stanwood High School, Camano Island, Wash.  
Region 2 Winner ($2,000)   Region 2 Runner-Up ($1,000)  
John Donaldson, Garland High School, Rowlett, Texas   Maggie Mouton, Nederland High School, Port Arthur, Texas  
Region 3 Winner ($2,000)   Region 3 Runner-Up ($1,000)  
Enzo Marshall, Oak Creek High School, Oak Creek, Wis.   Terry McDonald, Portage Central High School, Portage, Mich.  
Region 4 Winner ($2,000)   Region 4 Runner-Up ($1,000)  
Jessica Talken, Wheeling High School, Wheeling, Ill.   Zoe Blomquist, Elk Grove High School, Elk Grove Village, Ill.  
Region 5 Winner ($2,000)   Region 5 Runner-Up ($1,000)  
Katherine Du, Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, Vienna, Va.   Olivia Lu, Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, McLean, Va.  
Region 6 Winner ($2,000)   Region 6 Runner-Up ($1,000)  
Paul Ciccone, Atholton High School, Clarksville, Md.   Crystal Boateng, Academy of Health Sciences at Prince George’s Community College, Beltsville, Md.  
Region 7 Winner ($2,000)   Region 7 Runner-Up ($1,000)  
Michelle Woo, Greenwich High School, Riverside, Conn.   Myia Tyler, Gouverneur High School, Gouverneur, N.Y.