Randy "Hunter" Burnett of Greenbrier, has accepted membership in The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS).
"NSCS is more than just a symbol of academic achievement. Membership gives students access to a number of amazing benefits including career and networking resources, scholarships, travel, and service projects both on campus and in the community," says Stephen E. Loflin, NSCS Founder & Chief Executive Officer.
NSCS is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and is the nation’s only interdisciplinary honors organization for first- and second-year college students. Membership is by invitation only, based on grade point average and class standing. NSCS has more than 850,000 lifetime members and 300 chapters in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
Burnett has also received the following three scholarships from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences for the 2012-13 academic year: Arkansas Boy’s 4-H House Alumni Scholarship for $900; A.L. Neuman Scholarship for $900; and Arkansas Farm Bureau Romeo E. Short Memorial Scholarship for $2,200.
Burnett, 19, is a sophomore at the U of A, where he is majoring in agriculture animal sciences with a minor in agriculture business.
He is the son of Martin and Donna Burnett and the grandson of Jerry and Lynn Ison, all of Greenbrier.
For more information about The National Society of Collegiate Scholars, call 202-265-9000, visit NSCS’ website nscs.org.