Five Lawrence High School graduates and one Oskaloosa High School graduate have been awarded college-sponsored Merit Scholarships.
These awards are financed by the college or university that the student plans to attend.
The following students have been awarded W. Harold Otto Merit Scholarships by Kansas University: Kristine M. Eck, Laura E. Hubert, Jeffrey S. O'Neal, all LHS graduates, and Holly H. Krebs, an Oskaloosa High graduate.
Tamara R. Suderman has been awarded a Rice University Merit Scholarship, and Brian C. Tongier has been awarded a University of Minnesota Merit Scholarship. Both are LHS graduates.