BEREA -- Students from our area were among more than 600 students who earned endowed scholarships at Baldwin Wallace University this fall. BW has a long history of endowed scholarship support from alumni, faculty, trustees and friends. Over 400 named scholarships provide in excess of $3 million to help students attend, persist and graduate from BW. Endowed scholarships vary in their requirements with many specifying financial need, a course of study, involvement on campus or a commitment to excellence in a particular field. BW grants a wide range of scholarships to current students each year. Including endowed, merit and need-based scholarships, BW students received over $48 million in financial support from the University for the 2018-2019 academic year. The following local students earned endowed scholarships:

Levi Brown of Woodsfield, a graduate of Monroe Central School majoring in pre-physical therapy and exercise science, earned the Frances Rathbone Scholarship and the Hattie and Zella Warner Scholarship.

Mason Ramsay of Jacobsburg, a graduate of Bellaire High School majoring in engineering, earned the Floyd and Christine Trouten Scholarship and the James and Ruth Keir Scholarship.