Michele Johnson, Lino Lakes, Minn., has been awarded a Carl and Eloise Pohlad Scholarship for the 2004-05 academic year.
The scholarship is given to an incoming full-time freshman from Minnesota who intends to major in accounting and work in the profession after graduation. Recipients are chosen on the basis of academic achievement, class rank and entrance examination test scores.
Johnson is a graduate of Centennial Senior High School and the daughter of Gregg and Lisa Johnson and Kathy and Rodney Sparks.
The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is consistently recognized by U.S. News & World Report and other national publications as one of the nation's best educational values and among the top public regional universities in the Midwest. For more information on scholarship opportunities, visit the UW-Eau Claire Web site.
- UW-Eau Claire News Bureau