Upper Marlboro resident receives scholarship -- Gazette.Net


An Upper Marlboro resident received a scholarship from Anheuser-Busch, which is awarded to prestigious students of historically black colleges.

Amber McGill, who attends Bennett College in North Carolina, received the $5,000 Legends of the Crown Scholarship by applying to the program, according to an Anheuser-Busch news release. The scholarship was given to 30 students who were selected out of hundreds of applicants, according to the release.

On top of the $5,000 McGill also received a trip to St. Louis for a two-day leadership symposium at the Anheuser-Busch headquarters and will have a company executive as a mentor during the school year, according to the release.