Texas student earns UAPB scholarship

Ahmaree Williams, a 2014 graduate of Blue Springs South High School in Mansfield, Texas, recently received a University Scholarship from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

Williams is the daughter of Danny and Sharee Williams. She was a cheerleader, a member of the Future Business Leaders of America and the Modern Language Club while in high school.

She will major in marketing at UAPB with future plans of becoming a business owner and entrepreneur.

The University Scholarship pays full tuition and room and board. To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must have a minimum ACT score of 23 and a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher