Colton and Gouverneur residents awarded presidential scholarships at SUNY Oswego
SUNY Oswego recently awarded presidential scholarships to Katrina E. Johnson in Colton and Daniel Sweet of Gouverneur.
The scholarships are $18,800 over four years, or $4,700 a year, for students residing on campus.Off-campus presidential scholarships are $2,350 a year.
Johnson is a sophomore majoring in business administration.
Sweet is a freshman.
First-year students who have completed the strongest academic programs with the highest averages and standardized test scores are invited to become presidential scholars, according to a press release from the college.
The awards are part of about $5 million in merit scholarship money offered at SUNY Oswego.
A 155-year-old comprehensive college in the State University of New York system, Oswego enrolls about 8,000 students.