Awarded Central College presidential scholarships

Staff Writer
Story City Herald

Area students recently earned presidential scholarships from Central College for their commitment to high academic achievement. Named from Story City were: Benjamin Clark and Blake Morgan, recent graduates from Roland-Story High School, and now freshmen at Central College.

Central’s presidential scholarships range from $14,500 to $18,500 and are renewable for four years. Central evaluates scholarships based on a combination of cumulative high school GPA and ACT/SAT composite test score results.

Central College is a residential liberal arts college dedicated to the education of 1,500 undergraduate students. Founded in 1853, the college is affiliated with the Reformed Church in America and NCAA Division III athletics. Central is a recognized leader in study abroad as a result of its international, residential programs. The college is located in Pella, Iowa.