Maple Grove resident receives Alice Ragborg Memorial Scholarship

Pat Griffith of Maple Grove is the recipient of a $2,000 scholarship from the Alice Ragborg Memorial Scholarship Fund. He is the son of Amy and John Griffith and is graduating from Osseo Senior High School.

The Alice Ragborg Memorial Scholarship is awarded each year to an outstanding student from the Osseo School District who intends to enroll at an accredited four-year college or university. The recipient of the scholarship is selected competitively on the basics of academic record and personal achievements. The scholarship was established in 1999 and is awarded annually in memory of Alice Ragborg who dedicated more than 30 years to teaching students in District 279.

Griffith plans to attend the University of Wisconsin- La Crosse and major in biology and athletic training. He is a member of the National Honor Society and a Junior Rotarian. His interests are Nordic skiing, triathlon training and athletic training.