FLORENCE, S.C. – Eleven Francis Marion University students have been named Patriot Scholars for the 2006-07 academic year. Patriot Scholarships are FMU’s top institutional scholarships.
Patriot Scholars receive $4,000 awards. The scholarships are awarded to outstanding freshmen who had at least a 3.5 grade point average in high school and scored 1270 or higher on the SAT.
Recipients may renew the scholarships for up to three years by maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
Patriot Scholars, by hometown, are:
Aiken: John Harold Corley
Darlington: Shannon E. Burr, Samuel D. McLellan
Florence: Robin Marie Bitzky, Stan McKay Havens, David P. Huggins, Jennifer Kaye Smith
Georgetown: Nichole B. Crosby
Lake City: Hope Jordana Wilson
Lamar: Jordan A. Bradshaw
Sumter: Heather R. Cosson
#52 / 10-16-06