The University of Arkansas at Monticello has awarded Willie Farris of Pine Bluff a Southeast Arkansas College Transfer Achievement Scholarship.

The community college scholarship is $6,000 per year, according to a press release.

Farris is president of the SEARK Student Ambassadors and a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. He was on the President’s list, Dean’s list, and is a volunteer for the American Red Cross.