The Elite: Jacksonville State University awards 8 freshmen with new Elite Honors Scholarship
Dr. Steve Whitton talks with Elite Honors Scholarship recipients Tuesday at Jacksonville State University. Whitton, who is director of the program, presented the awards to eight freshmen during a ceremony Tuesday. Photo: Trent Penny/The Anniston Star
JACKSONVILLE — So this is what all the hard work was for. Free tuition. Free room and board. And a shiny red laptop. Talk about the college experience. Steve Whitton, English professor at Jacksonville State University, presented the first group of Elite Honors Scholarship recipients on Tuesday. Eight freshmen at JSU were awarded the prize, which was based on high school GPA and college entrance test scores.Click here to read the full version of this story in The Anniston Star Digital Edition or pick up a copy of today's Anniston Star.
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