Agribusiness industry selects college scholarship recipients
The Kansas Agribusiness Retailers Association has chosen the following five Kansas students to receive college scholarships for the 2013-2014 school year:
Karly Frederick, Alden, to study agribusiness at Kansas State University;
Morgan Halderson, Delphos, studying agribusiness at Kansas State University;
Samantha L’Ecuyer, Morrowville, to study agronomy at Kansas State University;
Katrina Sudbeck, Seneca, studying agronomy at Kansas State University; and
Michael Welch, Haddam, studying agronomy at Kansas State University.
More than 30 applications were received and considered by an independent Scholarship Selection Committee made up of association members.
Each year, KARA awards one $500 Jim Lee Memorial scholarship, one $1,000 Dr. David Whitney Agronomy scholarship and three $1,000 KARA scholarships.