SMSU briefs for July 2

Christianson receives SMSU scholarship

Southwest Minnesota State University announced that Jenna Christianson, the daughter of Mike and Lynn Christianson of Marshall, has been selected to receive a College Now and Kontz Family Scholarship for the 2014-2015 academic year. Recipients of this scholarship are recognized for their academic accomplishments and outstanding leadership abilities.

Her planned major field of study is early childhood education.

Schmit receives SMSU scholarship

Southwest Minnesota State University announced that Rose Schmit, the daughter of Jon and Michelle Schmit of Marshall, has been selected to receive a Leadership Award and College Now Scholarship for the 2014-2015 academic year. Recipients of this scholarship are recognized for their academic accomplishments and outstanding leadership abilities.

Her planned major field of study is literature and creative writing.