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The Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa’s scholarship application period is now open and students may apply for scholarships available through CFNEIA at The deadline to apply for 2021 scholarships is March 10. CFNEIA awarded nearly $588,770 in scholarships to high school, college, and adult students in 2020.

Iowa State University announces fall 2020 Dean's List

By Vinton Today · January 21st, 2021
More than 11,000 Iowa State University students have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the fall semester 2020 Dean's List. Students named to the Dean's List must have earned a grade point average of at least 3.50 on a 4.00 scale while carrying a minimum of 12 credit hours of graded course work.

William Penn University recognize students

By Vinton Today · January 20th, 2021
William Penn University is pleased to announce the following students that have received recognition for the Dean’s List during the fall 2020 semester. To be included on the Dean’s List, a student must complete at least 12 hours of credit with a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.Located in Oskaloosa, Iowa, William Penn University is a four-year liberal arts institution founded in 1873 by Quaker pioneers.

ECC announces 2020 Fall Term Dean's List

By Vinton Today · January 20th, 2021
One hundred thirty-five students were named to the Fall 2020 (August to December) Dean's List at Ellsworth Community College. To be eligible for the Dean's List, students must have taken 12 or more credit hours during the semester (a full-time class load) and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for the Spring 2020 semester (Note: Developmental courses do not count towards GPA.


By Vinton Today · January 19th, 2021
The following students graduated from Allen College, receiving a degree and if applicable from Allen College. The College awarded 105 degrees during its commencement ceremonies on Friday, December 18.Allen College conferred 2 Bachelor of Health Sciences degrees with majors in public health, 58 Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees, 10 Master of Science in Occupational Therapy degrees, 33 Master of Science of Nursing degrees and 2 Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees.

Kirkwood Community College has released its Dean’s List for the fall 2020 semester. These students have achieved a 3.3 grade point average or higher after completing 12 or more credit hours at the college. Kirkwood students from the area earning this distinction are listed below.Atkins Asa Armstrong Thaddeus Barger Chelsea Burkart Joelle Crawley Caylie Cruise Jennifer Davis Blakeley Dlouhy Joe Hatton Bree Hogue Noah Hull Christian Jones Shakayla Lamer Rachel Maschino Baylee Schoenfelder Austin TimmermanBelle Plaine Ashton Bohlen Olivia Bohlen...

Area Students earn a place on Kirkwood Community College Dean's List

By Kirkwood Community College · January 14th, 2021
Kirkwood Community College has released its Dean's List for the fall 2020 semester. These students have achieved a 3.3 grade point average or higher after completing 12 or more credit hours at the college. Kirkwood students from the area earning this distinction are listed below.Atkins, IA Asa Armstrong, Benton Thaddeus Barger, Benton Chelsea Burkart, Benton Joelle Crawley, Benton Caylie Cruise, Benton Jennifer Davis, Benton Blakeley Dlouhy, Benton Joe Hatton, Benton Bree Hogue, Benton Noah Hull, Benton Christian Jones, Benton Shakayla Lamer, B...

Scholarship Available through Iowa Bankers Association

By Vinton Today · January 12th, 2021
The Iowa Bankers Association is again accepting applications for the John Hughes Memorial Scholarship to the Iowa School of Banking. This scholarship was established as a memorial in 1986 for Hills, Iowa, banker John Hughes. Two individuals — one from an Iowa college or university and one employed by a news organization in Iowa — will be selected to receive the annual award.

Parents Entered in Drawing After Receiving College and Career PlanningInformation for Their StudentsThirty-eight Iowa parents and guardians each received $250 in college savings deposits after their entries were randomly selected in a quarterly drawing sponsored by Iowa Student Loan®. The winners were among 386 eligible participants who entered after receiving free college and career planning information for their middle and high school students.

Morningside announces December 2020 graduates

By Vinton Today · January 5th, 2021
33 Morningside College students graduated with bachelor’s degrees and 78 students earned graduate degrees in December 2020. Morningside College awards general honors based on undergraduate work completed at the college and according to the grade point averages designated as follows: * Cum Laude (with honor) at 3.

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