An area student was awarded a scholarship to Kansas State University at the Northwest Kansas Catbackers alumni/student banquet May 23 in Colby, Kansas.
Joshua Daily, Wallace, Kansas, was awarded a $300 scholarship by the Northwest Kansas Alumni Club, the Col. Gayle Foster Endowed Scholarship Fund and the K-State Alumni Association.
"We are so pleased to congratulate this outstanding student," said Amy Button Renz, president and CEO of the K-State Alumni Association. "The Alumni Association board of directors is committed to helping prospective students attend K-State, and the alumni club scholarship program is a vital component in assisting those efforts. We greatly appreciate local alumni and friends who have helped make these awards possible through their loyal support."
The scholarships are for the 2019-20 academic year. The Alumni Association annually awards approximately $550,000 in student scholarships with funding provided by local K-State alumni and friends and Alumni Association programming.