Sycamore Senior Named $20K Coca-Cola Scholarship Finalist
A Sycamore High School student has been named a 2019 Coca-Cola Scholar Finalist.
Senior Shayna Kling is among nearly 150 students from across the country to be selected for a $20,000 scholarship. The finalists were chosen out of a total of 95,000 applicants nationwide. In addition, Kling will join other finalists in Atlanta, Georgia, April 4-7 for Scholars Weekend, which includes the Coca-Cola Scholars Banquet and the Coca-Cola Scholars Leadership Development Institute.
More than 9,500 students advanced to semifinalist status, including Sycamore High School seniors Grant Bruner and Nicholas McDonough.
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program is an achievement-based scholarship. Applicants are evaluated on leadership, academics, and service.