Graduate Caston Scholarship goes to 17 Navarro College graduates

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WAXAHACHIE — The Graduate Caston Scholarship Committee proudly announced the recipients of the Graduate Caston Scholarship for an outstanding Fall 2014 semester. This scholarship was awarded to Navarro College graduates who presented definite plans for continuing his/her study at a four-year college or university.

Recipients of Graduate Caston Scholarships for Fall 2014 include:

Peter Arnold
First semester at UNT-Dallas accounting major. Earned 4.0 GPA for 15 hours.

Nina Arreola
First semester at Texas A&M-Commerce Eucation major. Earned a 4.0 for 15 hours.

Colton Besett
Third semester Physical Therapy major at University of Incarnate Word. Earned 4.0 GPA for 12 hours. Member of varsity baseball team at UIW.

James Burger
Third semester Wildlife Management major at Tarleton State University. Earned 4.0 GPA.

Brianna Espinoza
First semester business/finance major at UT-Tyler. Earned 3.6 GPA.

Sarah Griffin
First semester horticulture major at Texas A&M College Station. Earned 3.16 GPA for 16 hours.

Cyndi Irvine
Deferred her Caston award while she completes pre-requisites for BSN program at UTA. Her first award will be fall 2015.

Paul Jones
First semester Criminal Justice major at Sam Houston State University. Earned a 4.0 GPA.

Kathryn Keels
First semester nursing major. Earned 3.8 GPA at Navarro while completing prerequisites for BSN program at UT Arlington, which she will begin in spring 2015.

Jake McClure
Third semester engineering major at Texas Tech. Eaned 3.5 GPA.

Gregory Pope
First semester engineering major at Baylor. Earned 4.0 GPA.

Monica Ramirez
First semester Education major at Texas A&M-Commerce Earned 4.0 GPA.

Megan Nelson Reagan
Third semester Social Work major at Baylor. Earned 3.6 GPA.

Marivel Sanchez
Third semester Bilingual Health Care studies major at Sam Houston. Earned 4.0 GPA.

Darion Walton
Third semester Business major at Sam Houston. Because of early graduation from Navarro and Sam Houston, he began an MBA program and earned 3.3 GPA.

Varion Walton
Third semester. Because of early graduation from Navarro and Sam Houston, he began an MBA program and earned a 3.3 GPA.

Matthew Wilkins
Third semester Education major at Sam Houston State University. Earned a 3.8 GPA.

Applications are being accepted now through March 6 for the next group of Graduate Caston Scholarships. More information is available at