Published March 02 2012
Bowman senior earns Alger scholarshipWASHINGTON, D.C. – Brady Roemmich, a high school senior from Bowman, N.D., has been named one of 104 Horatio Alger National Scholarship recipients.
Roemmich, who attends Bowman County High School, will receive a $20,000 scholarship to a four-year school of his choice, the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans announced Friday.
He will also be honored at the Horatio Alger Awards ceremonies in Washington in April.
Winners were selected because of the courage they have demonstrated in overcoming personal obstacles to attain academic success.
The group annually gives more than $7 million in scholarships to deserving high school students in North America through its scholarship programs.