UNLV Senior Wins Millenium Scholarship

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - A senior at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas has been chosen as the 2012 recipient of the Kenny C. Guinn Memorial Millennium Scholarship.

Catalina Heresi was chosen from a field of three finalists.

The scholarship was set up from donations received by the state treasurer's office following the death of former Nevada Gov. Kenny Guinn in July 2010. Guinn established the state's Millennium Scholarship program that provides qualifying Nevada high school students with money to attend college.

One memorial scholarship is awarded each year. It provides up to $4,500 to a college senior majoring in elementary or secondary education. Recipients must state a commitment to teach in Nevada after graduation and maintain at least a 3.5 grade point average.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
KOLO-TV 4850 Ampere Drive Reno, NV 89502
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 176045611 - kolotv.com/a?a=176045611
Gray Television, Inc.