Foundation awards $1,500 in scholarships to students
The MDU Resources Foundation has awarded $1,500 scholarships to 30 children of MDU Resources Group Inc. employees. One of the recipients is Hilary Johnson of Bonner Springs, daughter of Patti and Mike Johnson.
Since 1987, the foundation has awarded more than $467,000 to 390 students. The foundation sets the program criteria and funds the scholarship, but hires Scholarship America to perform the selection process.
Recipients were chosen based on academic excellence, including class rank, test scores and grade-point average. Other determining factors included work experience and participation in school.
The MDU Resources Foundation is the charitable arm of MDU Resources Group Inc., headquartered in Bismarck, N.D.