Margaret A. Hannasch of Huxley, a Ballard High School student, has won a corporate-sponsored National Merit Scholarship award, ﬁnanced by The Principal Financial Group. Corporate sponsors provide National Merit Scholarships for finalists who are children of their employees, who are residents of communities the company serves or who plan to pursue college majors or careers the sponsor wishes to encourage. Hannasch’s probable career field is physics.
Nina Morris of Maxwell has been accepted to Cornell College, a private liberal arts college located in Mount Vernon. Morris was also awarded the Dean’s Scholarship.