The Florida Capitol Press Corps is pleased to announce that 11 college students and one high school senior have been awarded the Barbara L. Frye Scholarship for 2014.
The $2,000 scholarship is awarded annually to graduating high school seniors and college students planning to pursue a career in journalism. Students who attended high school in Florida or are enrolled at a Florida college or university are eligible to apply.
The 2014 winners are:
Adriana Barbat, of Pompano Beach, a junior at the University of Florida
Brittany Collins, of St. Petersburg, a senior at Florida A&M University
Rachel Crosby, of Las Vegas, a senior at UF and a repeat Frye Scholarship winner
Alyssa Fisher, of Cooper City, a junior at UF
Ebony Joseph, of Plantation, a junior at UF
Rachel Kurland, of Jacksonville, a senior at UF and a repeat Frye Scholarship winner
Nolan McCaskill, of Ocala, a senior at FAMU
Roberto Roldan, of Pinellas Park, a junior at the University of South Florida
Leah Schwarting, of Limestone, Maine., a senior at Florida Southern College and a repeat Frye Scholarship winner
Cecelia Smith-Schoenwalder, of Tallahassee, a junior at Washington and Lee University
Jennifer Tintner, of Boca Raton, a junior at UF
Ruozhou “Rachel” Wang, a senior at Oviedo High School who plans to attend UF in the fall