PARIS, TX-- A Paris High School senior is one of only two Texans headed to Shawnee, Oklahoma this summer for a leadership program.
Parker Lewis was selected for the Pottawatomi Leadership Program. Students were selected based on overall GPA, teacher recommendations and three essays.
The students, from six states, selected for the six week program will learn about the government, culture and economic development of the Citizen Pottawatomi Nation.
Parker will also receive an $18,5000 scholarship.