A Fults, Ill., student received an academic scholarship from William Woods University.
Receiving the Distinguished Scholars Scholarship was Tara Seboldt, the daughter of Jim and Connie Seboldt. She intends to major in equine administration.
Distinguished Scholars receive $16,850 annually. Recipients must have a minimum ACT of 30 or SAT of 1320 and a minimum 3.5 grade point average. They must also successfully complete the LEAD program, which encourages active student involvement in university life beyond the classroom at WWU.