Michael Kolby Watts receives CFB Agri Scholarship
Alpena’s Michael Kolby Watts has been awarded the Community First Bank Agriculture Scholarship to attend North Arkansas College this fall.
A graduate of Alpena High School, he is the son of Isaac Watts and Robbie and Amanda Schanke. Michael was a member of FFA, FBLA, FCCLA, Quiz Bowl, and Choir. He was a National Agriscience Competitor, State Champ & Runner-Up, 2nd place Quiz Bowl in Arkansas for IA Division, State Agriscience Overall Champion.
Michael will major in Poultry Sciences. His goal is to attend Northark and complete his education at a university. He wants to work as a geneticist or nutritionist at Tyson Foods and finish his doctoral degree to eventually become a professor at the University of Arkansas.
He says, “I am very honored to receive this scholarship.”
The Community First Bank Agriculture Scholarship was established through a gift to the North Arkansas College Foundation.