BETHALTO — 1st MidAmerica Credit Union recently awarded five, $1,000 scholarships to local area high school graduates Grace Sharich, Tyler Gilbert, Megan Bachman, Kathleen Tierney and Aslyn Keith.
Grace Sharich is a graduate of Jersey Community High School. She plans to attend University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign to pursue a degree in Chemistry. Tyler Gilbert, a graduate of Roxana High School, plans to attend Illinois College and earn a degree in Sociology. Megan Bachman is a graduate of Southwestern High School. She plans to earn a degree in Art with a teacher certification from Murray State University. Kathleen Tierney, an East Alton Wood River High School graduate, plans to attend Illinois State University to earn a degree in Bilingual/Bicultural Elementary Education. Aslyn Keith is a graduate of Alton High School. She plans to attend Indiana State University to study Biology.
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