The Sheridan College in Johnson County Advisory Board announced three recipients of the Johnson County Scholarship for the spring 2013 semester. They are Amanda Walter, Jacob Barrera and Shannon Horn.
Walter is pursuing a degree in nursing, Barrera is working a full-time job while attending school part-time to earn a degree in business management and Horn is excited to become a full-time college student.
All three are from Buffalo.
The Johnson County Scholarship is funded through the annual Rope For Knowledge event at the Johnson County Fairgrounds. It has raised more than $16,000 for scholarships over the last four years.
The Johnson County Scholarship is administered by the Sheridan College in Johnson County Advisory Board and the Sheridan College Foundation.
Johnson County residents pursuing higher education at Sheridan College, Sheridan College in Johnson County or Gillette College are eligible to apply for the scholarships which are awarded each semester.