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Vets award five students with scholarships

5/15/2014

Vets award five students with scholarships

Special to The Hays Daily News

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 939 has announced the winners of this year's scholarships. The five students each will receive $500.

The winners are:

Christie Johnson from Hill City, who plans on attending Fort Hays State; Blane Burns from Cheylin who will attend NWKTC; Jordan Compton from Wallace County will choose between Hutch Juco and Colby Juco; Taylor Dreiling from Ness City will attend Wichita State University; and Maua Calvillo from Garden City HS will attend Kansas State University.

VVA 939 offers the scholarships to students who live in a county that has a member of Chapter 939. This is the sixth year VVA 939 has awarded scholarships to graduating seniors.