Aileen N. & Robert Rice Scholarship
Aileen Nelson Rice enrolled as a freshman at WSU in September 1941. She graduated with a two year Associates Degree in June 1943. She commenced her teaching career at Lyle and later taught at Rush City, Stillwater, Cloquet, and Winona, Minnesota. She continued her education at WSU in the summers and graduated with a four year Bachelor of Science degree in 1951. In February 1956, she resigned her teaching position and married Robert Rice. Aileen N. and Robert Rice are establishing this scholarship to aid young people in earning a degree and in appreciation of the education that Aileen received at WSU.
Scholarship contact is John Rice (son of Aileen and Robert).