Des Moines Area Community College in Des Moines, Iowa has announced that Kasey Parker of Deerfield, has been awarded a $500 Harold K. Belken Memorial scholarship from the DMACC Foundation for the summer semester. She is studying mortuary science.
The Friends of Meriter awarded a $1,100 college scholarship to Deerfield High School 2015 graduate Jack Poirier of Deerfield. Thirty‐nine scholarships were awarded to area high school graduates who will be pursuing degrees in health care.
The students were recognized at an awards reception May 6 at the Sheraton Hotel in Madison.