Archive for Thursday, March 4, 2010

Student receives WSU scholarships

March 4, 2010

Basehor-Linwood High School senior Ian Smith recently received several scholarships from Wichita State University.

From the engineering department he got a $10,000 GEEKS scholarship divided in equal payments over the freshman and sophomore years.

In addition, he received a Project Lead the Way Scholarship of $4,000 to be split in equal payments over four years.

These are in addition to WSU general scholarships of $2,000 Academic Achiever and a $4,000 WSU Housing Scholarship.

The total from WSU for the freshman year scholarships is $12,000.

The freshman year scholarships will cover 75 percent of the cost of Smith’s first year costs at WSU, the school said.


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