MVS Scholarship Recipients
Contest Winners
The Elks National Foundation is proud to present its 2020 class of Most Valuable Student Scholarship Recipients. Click here for a full list.

The Elks National Foundation will award a total of $2.44 million to this year’s 500 finalists. Top awards range from $20,000 to $50,000 over four years. These top awards will be announced at the end of April. Four hundred and eighty-three runners-up receive $4,000 scholarships.

To search a database of all past ENF Scholarship recipients, click here.

The 2020 Top 20 are posted in the table below. Use the drop-down menus to view all list of recipients by year and state. Check out the slides and video above to learn more about them!

Four-Year Scholarship Winners
Place Scholarship Winner Lodge Sponsor Annual Award Award Year
1st Place Santiago Alvillar Lodge #2051, CA $12,500.00 2020
Sarah Harper Lodge #1927, TN $12,500.00 2020
2nd Place Daniel Ardity Lodge #1898, FL $10,000.00 2020
Irissa Machetta Lodge #2322, TX $10,000.00 2020
3rd Place Tanner Christensen Lodge #849, UT $7,500.00 2020
Madison Johnson Lodge #2173, DE $7,500.00 2020
4th Place Leah Aaronson Lodge #944, OR $5,000.00 2020
Satya Brandon Lodge #878, NY $5,000.00 2020
Jeremiah Curran Lodge #73, MA $5,000.00 2020
Kaitlin Gartrell Lodge #2210, OR $5,000.00 2020
Flopateer Habib Lodge #80, NE $5,000.00 2020
Emerson Harman Lodge #1460, WI $5,000.00 2020
Neer Jain Lodge #2628, TX $5,000.00 2020
Thomas James Lodge #599, MS $5,000.00 2020
Caleb Martonfi Lodge #2517, MO $5,000.00 2020
Annabelle Noyes Lodge #400, WI $5,000.00 2020
Nicholas Sayegh Lodge #417, OK $5,000.00 2020
Luciana Soria-Robles Lodge #2790, CA $5,000.00 2020
Makenna Turner Lodge #566, CO $5,000.00 2020
Victor Ye Lodge #1258, CA $5,000.00 2020

In addition, 480 students received four-year, $4,000 scholarships. Select from the drop-down menu below to view the winners from your state.


More information about the Most Valuable Student contest? Click here.

Generous donors can name the scholarship of a runner up winner and correspond with him or her over the next four years! See a list of Named Scholarships and learn more about the MVS Named Scholarship program here.

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