POTSDAM -- Dana L. Harper of Potsdam, was recently awarded a presidential scholarship of $18,800 to SUNY Oswego.
The award recognizes past academic achievement and potential for success.
Harper, from Parishville-Hopkinton Central School, has reserved a place in the freshman class for the fall semester. She is scheduled to begin classes Aug. 26. Students receiving the $18,800 scholarships have average high school grade averages of 94 and average SAT scores of 1240.
The awards are part of about $4 million in merit scholarship money offered at SUNY Oswego.
These funds are in addition to the more than $80 million in need-based grants, loans, work-study and scholarship awards that SUNY Oswego students receive annually.