2016 FALL4Learning Scholarships Awarded
This year’s FALL4 Learning Scholarship recipients are Perla Carmenate and Elcy Timothy. Both students received a $750 scholarship at the Friends of the Forest Avenue Library’s April meeting. Carmenate will be attending Iowa State University to major in agronomy. Timothy will be attending Iowa State University to major in biology and animal ecology.
The FALL4 Learning Scholarship is an annual scholarship awarded by the Des Moines Public Library Foundation, the Friends of the Forest Avenue Library, and the Des Moines Public Library Forest Avenue branch. The scholarship is funded by two anonymous donors through the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines and Marginell Powell. The scholarship is awarded to high school seniors who have used the Forest Avenue Library for learning, studying, and engaging in community library activities.