The Foundation for Winona Area Public Schools is pleased to announce Vincent Pham as the recipient of the 2014 Mark Steffes Scholarship Award.
Mark's parents, family and friends wanted to keep his memory alive by supporting someone's journey into higher education that was passionate about football. Mark Steffes was a huge Winhawk fan and was passionate about football. Mark graduated from WSHS in 1996 and played football since he was very young.
All applicants were instructed to write an essay which was judged by a panel. From Vincent's essay, it was clear the he learned many life lessons on the football field. Vincent is very passionate about football and will take those lessons he learned with him on his journey.
It was also clear to the committee that education is important to Vincent and this scholarship will help him to reach his future dreams and goals.