Mapuin selected as recipient for scholarship

Friday, June 21, 2013

Charles Maupin, of Marshall, has been selected as the recipient of the $1,500 Mike Harper Leadership Scholars award that is renewable for three years from ConAgra Foods Foundation.

The Mike Harper Leadership Scholarships are awarded each year to outstanding high school seniors who intend to enroll at an accredited college, university or vocational-technical school.

Maupin plans to attend the University of Missouri-Columbia in the fall of 2013. He was selected from more than 100 applicants. Students may apply to the program if their parent is employed by ConAgra Foods, Inc. or one of its subsidiaries. The scholars are selected by Scholarship America based on their leadership activities, academic performance and an essay written on leadership.

Maupin is the son of Charles Maupin, a ConAgra Foods employee in Marshall.