FLORENCE, S.C. – Six Francis Marion University students have been named Academic Distinction Scholars for the 2003-04 academic year.
Academic Distinction Scholars receive a $2,000 award. The scholarships are awarded to outstanding freshmen who had at least a 3.0 grade point average in high school, scored 1100 or higher on the SAT, and were in the top 5 percent of their high school graduating class.
Recipients may renew the scholarships for up to three years by maintaining a cumulative 3.0 GPA.
Academic Distinction Scholars are:
Magan A. Bishop, 638 Lake City Hwy., Johnsonville, SC 29555
Amber G. Ellis, 105 David St., Laurens, SC 29360
Nicole D. Kephart,14343 Lowville St., Wattsburg, PA 16442
Kimberly L. Parnell, 1020 Bethlehem Rd., Hartsville, SC 29550
John R. Smith, 434 Clark St. # C5, Cheraw, SC 29520
Katherine E. Todd, 2068 Providence Rd., Cassatt, SC 29032
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