Tricounty News

Stewart-James wins scholarship

More than 9,400 academic scholarships have been awarded to Kansas State University students for the 2012-2013 school year. Overall, students have earned more than $19.2 million in scholarships for the current academic yar, nearly $1 million more than the previous year.

From Kimball, Samantha Stewart-James received a chemistry alumni graduate fellowship.

Most of the scholarships are made possible through donations and gifts to the Kansas State University Foundation. Information on the university’s student financial assistance is available at