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Dr. Phillip Wilson has announced local scholarship recipients. 

David Grenier – Mena, UA Rich Mountain Board of Visitors Academic Scholarship - $6,600; US Electrical Motors (NIDEC) Endowment Scholarship - $2,000; 

Jennifer Adams – Mena, UA Rich Mountain Board of Visitors Academic Scholarship - $6,600;

Lindy Hull – Mena, UA Rich Mountain Board of Visitors Academic Scholarship - $6,600; 

Kaitlyn Simmons – Mena, UA Rich Mountain Board of Visitors Academic Scholarship - $6,600; Cypriss-Rose Pruitt – Mena, UA Rich Mountain Board of Visitors Academic Scholarship - $6,600; Cassandra Boening – Waldron, UA Rich Mountain Board of Visitors Academic Scholarship - $7,440; 

To be eligible to receive the Board of Visitors Scholarship, students must have at least a 3.75 GPA on high school work and ACT composite of 25 or SAT composite 1200 and up.  

Zane Stephens – Mena, Chancellor’s Academic Scholarship - $5,100;

Brendon Catlett – Mena, Chancellor’s Academic Scholarship - $5,100;

Tiffany Gwin – Waldron, Chancellor’s Academic Scholarship - $5,940. 

Chancellor's Scholarship recipients must have at least a 3.50 GPA and ACT composite of 24 or SAT composite 1160-1190.

Additional scholarships were awarded by UA Rich Mountain to students out of the area that met the qualifying criteria.  

Foundation Director Dr. Diann Gathright has announced that the UA Rich Mountain Foundation has awarded the following scholarships to local students. 

Aaron Goodin – Caddo Hills, Charles Hansard Endowment Scholarship - $1,000; 

Celina Arce – Cossatot River, Carroll G. and Louise Davis Endowment Scholarship - $2,000;

Esperanza Ortiz – Cossatot River, Carroll G. and Louise Davis Endowment Scholarship - $2,000;

Brian Strother – Cossatot River, Carroll G. and Louise Davis Endowment Scholarship - $2,000;

Kailey Wade – Cossatot River, Carroll G. and Louise Davis Endowment Scholarship - $2,000, Ed and Dorothy Stevenson Endowment Tuition Scholarship - $1,000;

Katelyn Baker – Cossatot River, Union Bank Endowment Scholarship - $1,000;

Macie Johnson – Mena, 40 Year Club Endowment Scholarship - $1,000; 

Julianna Kennedy - Mena, 40 Year Club Endowment Scholarship - $1,000; US Electrical Motors (NIDEC) Endowment Scholarship - $2,000; 

Lauryn Maechler - Mena, 40 Year Club Endowment Scholarship - $1,000;

Autumn Powell - Mena, 40 Year Club Endowment Scholarship - $1,000;

Andrew Graves – Mena, Mena Schools -  $1,000;

Alexis Payne – Mena, Mena Schools - $1,000;

Hunter Waters – Mena, Mena Schools - $1,000; 

Judy Cook – Oden High School, Harris-Percifull Endowment Scholarship - $1,000;

Teresa Cude – Oden High School, Margaret Hopper Endowment Scholarship - $1,000; 

Hannah Caldwell – Smithville, Dr. L.O. Dickson Endowment Scholarship - $1,000;

Shasati Parsons – Umpire, Ed and Dorothy Scholarship Endowment Tuition Scholarship - $1,000;

Tiffanie Owens – Waldron, Dale Rodgers Family Tuition Endowment Scholarship - $1,000;

Kelli Adamson – Waldron, Nick Hawkins Endowment Scholarship - $1,000.

In total, the Foundation awarded 53 scholarships totaling $31,091 to local and out of area students based on criteria specified by the endowments. 

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