Hospitality Students Receive Kent County Lodging Association Scholarships

Three students from Ferris State University’s Hospitality Management program were awarded Kent County Lodging Association scholarships.

Eligible scholarship students must be enrolled in a Hospitality program, have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better, be in their second year of the program and have earned a minimum 500 hours of practical on-the-job experience in their field of study.

This year’s Ferris recipients are Mathew Dyksterhouse, of Sheboygan, Wis. He is a dual major in Professional Golf Management and Resort Management. He is pursuing a minor in Club Management. Danielle Murphy, of Lansing, is majoring in Resort Management with a minor in Special Events and Meeting Planning and Club Management. Laura D’artanay, of Pureto Ordaz, Venezuela, is majoring in Hotel Management and pursuing a minor in Special Events and Meeting Planning.

The scholarships will be awarded during the KLCA’s April meeting on Thursday, April 17 in Grand Rapids.

To learn more about the Hospitality Management programs, visit:
http://www.ferris.edu/business/programs/hospitality

Last updated: 04-14-2014