Shanna Place and Gabrielle Clemons, both of Gillett, recently received scholarships from the University of Arkansas at Monticello Alumni Association.

Place is a junior agriculture major with a 4.0 grade point average. Clemons is a senior majoring in wildlife and natural resources management with a 3.81 GPA.

The awards were presented recently during the UAM homecoming celebration. The scholarships are presented annually to a junior or senior level student nominated by the dean of their academic unit.