Smith Scholarship at Louisiana College is Awarded to Natchitoches Student

January 31st, 2008

Pineville, LA. …. The Louisiana College Office of Admissions is proud to announce the winner of the annual Clyde and Elizabeth Smith Scholarship Competition that was held on Saturday, January 19, 2008 on the campus of Louisiana College.

Steven Riley Niette of Natchitoches, Louisiana, a senior at the Louisiana School for the Math, Science and the Arts in Natchitoches, is the 2008 winner of the Clyde and Elizabeth Smith Scholarship Competition. Steven is the son of Doris & Dan Whatley of Natchitoches and Gary Niette of Campti.  His grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Herbert (Buzz) Salard of Natchitoches, Mrs. Vergie Carnline of Spanish Lake, and Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Whatley of Alexandria. Steven has a perfect 4.0 GPA and scored a 32 on the ACT. He has decided to double major in Christian Studies and Pre-Law.

The Smith Scholarship provides for full tuition, room and board, and textbooks for four years at Louisiana College. The thirty-one other competition finalists will receive tuition scholarships in the amount of $32,000 each.

For more information about the Smith Scholarship Competition or for additional information about available scholarships, contact the LC Office of Admissions (318) 487- 7259.