Area Students receive Chamber Foundation scholarship
The Shawnee Chamber of Commerce Foundation has awarded its annual Betty Charlton Scholarship for 2016.
Justin Curto, a graduate of Mill Valley High School, and Danielle Rehor, a graduate of Shawnee Mission Northwest High School, were this year’s recipients.
The scholarship was founded in memory of Betty Charlton, a long-time chamber employee, to provide education assistance to outstanding, area high-school seniors.
The scholarship selection committee focused on community involvement and leadership skills to select the winner.
Curto will attend Northwestern University and plans to study journalism.
Rehor will attend Avila University and plans to study biology.