Sauk Valley Community College student Kendra Meurs of Morrison was recently awarded the Clinton Rotary Club Scholarship for the 2009-10 academic year. The $750 scholarship was awarded through the Sauk Foundation.
A secondary education major (mathematics) Meurs carries a 3.98 GPA. She plans to graduate from Sauk with an associate in Science in 2011 and then pursue a bachelor’s degree. Meurs is interested in a career teaching high school mathematics.
A 2009 graduate of Unity Christian High School, Kendra is the son of Alan and Michelle Meurs of Morrison.
The Clinton Rotary Club selects recipients for this distinguished scholarship to help students pursue their educational goals.
The Sauk Foundation is a non-profit corporation that helps to broaden the educational opportunities and services that SVCC provides for its students. Each year the Foundation distributes scholarships that total more than $160,000.