CHENEY - Jeffrey Boekelman of Raymond was awarded a $1,350 Peter Bozanich Scholarship for the 2002-03 school year at Eastern Washington University. This scholarship was established in honor of Peter Bozanich, a respected accounting and decision science professor at Eastern. The Department of Accounting sponsors a golf tournament each year to raise funds for the scholarship.
Boekelman, the son of Debra and Victor Boekelman of Raymond, graduated in 1999 from Willapa High School, where he earned high honors and was junior and senior class president. He was a member of the varsity track team and football team, and he was also a member of the National Honor Society.
At Eastern, he is a member of the Associated Students of EWU, Sigma Nu fraternity and Beta Gamma Sigma business honors fraternity. He is also in the University Honors Program. Boekelman is a junior at Eastern, majoring in management information systems.