Students from Foristell and Wentzville received academic scholarships from William Woods University.
Receiving Academic Excellence, A+ and LEAD awards was Julie Marchesi, the daughter of Sam and Vickie Marchesi. She intends to major in business. Receiving Academic Excellence and LEAD awards was Samantha (Sam) Cooper, the daughter of Derek and Rachel Cooper. She intends to major in pre-med biology.
$5,000 Academic Excellence Awards are awarded to applicants who have a minimum ACT of 30 or SAT of 1320-1350 or who graduated first or second in their class or who are ranked in the top 5 percent of their class.
A+ Award of $1,000 is automatically awarded upon receipt of a certified transcript from a Missouri A+ designated high school.
LEAD Awards of $5,000 are awarded to incoming students to encourage active student involvement in university life beyond the classroom.