Scholarship Recipients

Connor Connor is from Michigan. He maintained a 3.94 GPA in high school while also taking college courses and getting a 3.9 GPA there. In addition to his severe hearing loss, Connor has muscular dystrophy. However, he is an avid wrestler (all state honors in high school) and wrestling fan. His references were outstanding, and included comments like, "I can't say enough about Connor!"

Connor has received many honors and awards, including winning the state wrestling championship for his weight bracket. He's also been involved in extensive community volunteering including mentoring autistic students and tutoring in high school.

Connor recently told us that he loves the college life in Ann Arbor. " With one year in the books, I have a 3.847 GPA." He's finding all of his classes fascinating.

In the fall of 2016, he started his own wrestling gear company, Wrestle Boutique, that sells 3 different models of wrestling shoes, wrestling singlets, merchandise, and other wrestling gear. All of their products sold out within just a few minutes! Their Instagram page now has over 12,000 followers! On top of this, he started a job recently as the customer support manager for "RSVP Kingz." His experiences with of these led to a decision to major in Business.