Kaci Thiessen of Whitewater was selected to receive a 2008 Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship.


Kaci Thiessen of Whitewater was selected to receive a 2008 Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship.

A total of 60 Kansas students received the four-year scholarship. Each recipient will receive $1,500 for the 2008-09 academic year. An advisory committee representing school administrators, representatives from higher education institutions, State Board of Education members, and business and industry leaders selected the scholarship recipients.