Anthony D. Collins of Alton has been awarded the freshman Board of Governors Scholarship from Missouri State University-West Plains.
Collins, a 2006 graduate of Alton High School, plans to pursue a degree in computer science. He is the son of James and Charlotte Collins of Alton.
MSU-WP is a teaching and learning institution providing quality post-secondary educational opportunities to the communities it serves.
MSU-WP offers associate degrees and credit and non-credit courses and serves as a delivery site for bachelor's and master's degrees offered by MSU in Springfield, Mo.