McKenzie Renau Gibson, Brandon Little and Kaitlyn Danielle Brown are the recipients of the 2016 Rotary Scholarships. Scholarships in the amount of $750 were presented to them during the Aug. 2 meeting at Pine Mountain Grill.
McKenzie Gibson is the daughter of Janie Gibson and the late Mike Gibson and a 2016 graduate of Jenkins Middle High School. She will play softball for the University of Pikeville and majoring in biology/ pre-med.
Brandon Little is the son of Patrick Little and Kendra Collier and a 2016 graduate of Letcher County Central High School. He will attend Morehead State University and plans to major in biology and pre-pharmacy.
Kaitlyn Brown is the daughter of Jason and Sherry Brown and will attend the University of Pikeville and plans to major in biology. She is a 2016 graduate of Letcher County Central High School.
Scholarship winners are selected based on academic achievement, community service, participation in school activities and financial need. Scholarships are awarded annually to college students who are working on their first degree.