Kelsey Amundson has been awarded a $2,500 Founders Scholarship from Minnesota State University Moorhead. Amundson, a graduate of Morris Area High School, is the child of Lowell and Julie Amundson of Morris. The Founders Scholarship is a competitive $2,500 need-based scholarship named in recognition of MSUM Founders.
Drew C. Schmidgall of Hancock was among the 164 North Dakota State University students to be placed on the summer 2012 dean's list. Schmidgall is majoring in accounting. A student must earn a 3.50 grade point average or higher and be enrolled in at least nine class credits to qualify for the summer list.