Northwestern education students receive scholarships

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Northwestern education students receive scholarships

Audrey RichmondAudrey Richmond, Cherokee senior, received the Alfalfa County Retired Educators scholarship.

Northwestern Oklahoma State University education students were awarded with scholarships from the Alfalfa County Retired Educators (ACRE) and the Guthrie Scottish Rite Charitable and Educational Foundation. 

Audrey Richmond, Cherokee senior, received the ACRE scholarship for being an outstanding senior education student.  ACRE elects its recipient based on academic record and campus involvement. The student must be classified as a senior. 

Three students received the Guthrie Scottish Rite Scholarship. Those recipients are Brenda Alvarado, Enid senior; Jacey Ford, Mill Creek senior; and April Swinnea-Ogg, Enid senior. 

 Guthrie Scottish Rite ScholarsGuthrie Scottish Rite Scholarship recipients receiving their award. (From left) Dr. Beverly Warden, division of education chair; April Swinnea-Ogg, Enid senior; Jacey Ford, Mill Creek senior; Brenda Alvarado, Enid senior ; and Dr. Martie Young, professor of education.

The Guthrie Scottish Rite Charitable and Educational Foundation works primarily with children with language and/or reading disorders.  Each semester the organization awards scholarships to teacher candidates who are completing their professional semester.

For more information on these scholarships contact Dr. Beverly Warden, division of education chair, at (580) 327-8450 or email bjwarden@nwosu.edu.

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