awards ceremony

SHERWOOD, Ark. -- Five Sylvan Hills High School seniors were selected by the Sherwood Rotary Club to receive scholarships to further their education.

Rotary Scholarship Award Winners:

Blakely Baker - Attending Arkansas Tech University to major in biology/pre-vet

Paeton Tucker - Attending Lyon College to major in education

Brandon Donahue - Attending University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff to major in mathematics

Caleb Morris - Attending the University of Arkansas to major in mechanical engineering

Lex “Butch” Davis Memorial Veterans Scholarship Award Winners:

Taylor Mowery - Attending the University of Arkansas to major in finance

The Sherwood Rotary Club selected 11 total scholarship winners from different school districts. Because of Covid-19, the club’s usual selection process was revised to include only review of applications, essays, and letters of recommendation. In-person interviews were cancelled this year.

Congratulations to Blakely, Paeton, Brandon, Caleb and Taylor!