A Camdenton, Mo., student received an academic scholarship from William Woods University.
Receiving the WWU Merit Scholarship was Bailey Campanini, the daughter of David and Cheryl Campanini. She intends to major in theatre.
WWU Merit Scholars receive full tuition in the amount of $17,500. Recipients must have a minimum ACT of 32 or SAT of 1410 and a minimum 3.6 grade point average or be a National Merit Finalist. They must also successfully complete the LEAD program, which encourages active student involvement in university life beyond the classroom at WWU.