5 Oklahoma students named as Goldwater Scholars
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - At least 5 Oklahoma college students have
been named as recipients of the nationally competitive Goldwater
Two University of Oklahoma students, junior Elizabeth "Elise"
Knowlton of Tulsa and sophomore Logan Maingi of Plainsboro, N.J.,
are on the Goldwater Scholars list, as is Oklahoma State University
junior Lydia Meador of Broken Arrow.
Two University of Tulsa students, sophomore Rachel Hoffmann of
Searcy, Ark., and junior Zach Winkler of Colorado Springs, Colo.,
also are on the list.
The Goldwater scholarships are awarded on the basis of potential
and intent to pursue careers in math, the natural sciences or
engineering. The one- and two-year scholarships are for up to
$7,500 per year.