Sullivan named essay contest winner

Published 10:00 pm Wednesday, September 21, 2016

The National Society of High School Scholars has named Kerigan Sullivankerrigansullivan of Polk County as a winner of its Academic Paper Award essay contest.

Sullivan, a 2015 graduate of Polk County Early College and 2016 graduate of Isothermal Community College, was one of 25 applicants honored by NSHSS. Award winners receive a $250 scholarship and have their essay published in the NSHSS Academic Papers Digest.

The NSHSS states that “winning papers were selected based on how well the student addressed a particular assignment, while presenting the material in a clear and thoughtful way in the student’s own voice.”

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