BPC student Salter awarded Georgia-Pacific Scholarship

MOUNT VERNON - James Lester Salter, a senior at Brewton-Parker College from Adrian, has recently been awarded the Georgia-Pacific Scholars Program Scholarship for the 2003-04 academic year.

The scholarship is provided by the Georgia-Pacific Foundation and is worth $1,000 to Salter, an accounting major who also is a HOPE scholar. His plans following graduation are to work as an accountant in Dublin and pursue certified public accountant certification.

To be eligible for the Georgia-Pacific Scholars Program, a student must meet the following criteria: a grade point of average of 2.5 or above, a demonstrated financial need and a pursuit of studies in mathematics, engineering, sciences, accounting, finance or business administration.