The National Order of the Arrow Committee is pleased to announce the recipients of the Josh Sain Memorial Scholarship for 2016. This scholarship was established in 1998 to honor the spirit and the memory of Josh Sain, a former national vice chief of the Order of the Arrow. This scholarship is provided to immediate past national officers and immediate past section chiefs based on exceptional service and scholastic achievement. The following individuals have been selected:
Ricky D. Angeletti is a member of the Great Trail Council, Marnoc Lodge, headquarted in Akron, OH. Ricky is a senior majoring in accounting at the University of Akron.
Matthew L. Bell is a member of the Bucktail Council, Ah’Tic Lodge, headquartered in Dubois, PA. Matthew is a sophomore majoring in geology at Lock Haven University.
Taylor L. Bobrow is a member of the Tidewater Council, Blue Heron Lodge, headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA. Taylor is a junior majoring in electrical engineering at Old Dominion University.
Travis B. Broadhurst is a member of the Daniel Boone Council, Tsali Lodge, headquartered in Asheville, NC. Travis is a sophomore majoring in geophysics and energy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Patrick S. Burtchaell is a member of the Southeast Louisiana Council, Chilantakoba Lodge, headquartered in Metairie, LA. Patrick is a sophomore majoring in design at Loyola University New Orleans.
Alexander C. Call is a member of the Sam Houston Area Council, Colonneh Lodge, headquartered in Houston, TX. Alex is a junior majoring in marketing at The University of Texas at Austin.
Vianney M. Careaga is a member of the Catalina Council, Papago Lodge, headquartered in Tucson, AZ. Vianney is a sophomore majoring in political science at the University of Arizona.
Nicholas G. Dannemiller is a member of the Cascade Pacific Council, Wauna La-Mon’tay Lodge, headquartered in Portland, OR. Nicholas is a senior majoring in wildlife biology at Colorado State University.
Joseph M. Dierdorf, II is a member of the Crossroads of America Council, Jaccos Towne Lodge, headquartered in Indianapolis, IN. Joey is a sophomore majoring in art and political Science at Wabash College.
Neil P. Harris is a member of the Connecticut Yankee Council, Owaneco Lodge, headquartered in Milford, CT. Neil is a senior majoring in management of sport industries at the University of New Haven.
Alexander M. Hughes is a member of the Chester County Council, Octoraro Lodge, headquartered in West Chester, PA. Alexander is a junior majoring in neuroscience at the University of Delaware.
Alexander I. Leach is a member of the Atlanta Area Council, Egwa Tawa Dee Lodge, headquartered in Atlanta, GA. Alexander is a junior majoring in Biology at Augusta University.
Mitchell R. Leonard is a member of the Illowa Council, Konepaka Ketiwa Lodge, headquartered in Davenport, IA. Mitchell is a sophomore majoring in public relations and interactive digital studies at the University of Northern Iowa.
Kyle J. Piper is a member of the Seneca Waterways Council, Tschipey Achtu Lodge, headquartered in Rochester, NY. Kyle is a junior majoring in political science at SUNY Geneseo.
Brandon J. Sinclair is a member of the President Ford Field Service Council, Nataepu Shohpe Lodge, headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI. Brandon is a junior majoring in business administration at Grand Rapids Community College.
Donald J. Stephens is a member of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Council, Lowwapaneu Lodge, headquartered in Moosic, PA. Donald is a sophomore majoring in economics and political science at the College of the Holy Cross.
Michael T. Swalberg is a member of the Marin Council, Talako Lodge, headquartered in San Rafael, CA. Michael is a junior majoring in political science at the College of Marin.
Jake W. Torpey is a member of the Longhorn Council, Netopalis Sipo Schipinachk Lodge, headquartered in Hurst, TX. Jake is a sophomore majoring in civil engineering at Texas A&M University.
Seth D. Truitt is a member of the Last Frontier Council, Ma-Nu Lodge, headquartered in Oklahoma City, OK. He is a freshman majoring in entrepreneurial studies at the University of Oklahoma.
Ethan C. Veit is a member of the Great Rivers Council, Nampa-Tsi Lodge, headquartered in Columbia, MO. He is a past section chief and a junior majoring in biochemistry at Columbia College.