Of the 37 scholarships awarded in the 44th Governor’s Cup, nine are incoming University of Idaho students.
Gov. Brad Little announced the following were selected: Jordyne Frederickson, Troy Jr.-Sr. High School; Allyson LeForce, Potlatch Jr.-Sr. High School; Sophia Gutierrez, Shoshone High School; Alyssa Hansten and Kaitlin Mirkin, Jerome High School; Jayden Mink, Cambridge Jr.-Sr. High School; Cassidey Plum, Meridian High School; LaRee Santana, Caldwell High School; and Misael Soto, Glenns Ferry High School.
They were chosen out of 1,000 applicants and will receive $3,000 a year, renewable for as many as four years. The scholarship money is raised through the Governor’s Cup fundraising drive and helps students attending Idaho colleges and universities.