The Ohio State University at Lima


2022 Rudd Scholars at Ohio State Lima

June 13, 2022

Rudd Scholars

Five future Buckeyes receive full- and half-tuition scholarships

Five soon-to-be Buckeyes will receive a full- or half-tuition scholarships from The Ohio State University at Lima. The awards to incoming freshman were made possible by a generous gift by Arthur and Marian Rudd.

The full-tuition winner is Kyira Knous, Wapakoneta High School. Half-tuition winners are Leuviah Blakma, Allen East High School; Coca Esperanza, Wapakoneta High School; Montana Stephens, Sidney High School; and Nathaniel Robertson, Shawnee High School.

The Arthur and Marian Rudd Scholarship Fund provides full- and half-tuition scholarships each year to students for whom such an award will make a significant financial difference. The scholarships are renewable for four years. At current tuition levels, the full scholarship will be worth about $8,956 per year and $35,824 over the life of the scholarship.

Meet the 2022 scholars

Leuviah Blakma

Esperanza Coca

Kyira Knous

Nathaniel Robertson

Montana Stephens