Jordan Mathewson of Elk River is one of three seniors recently granted a $2,000 scholarship from The Central Minnesota Arts Board (CMAB). The High School Arts Scholarship Program helps seniors who want to further their education in the arts.
Mathewson plans to attend UW-Menomonie for the Graphic Design and Interactive media program.
At ERHS she’s in dance team, National Honor Society, Just For Kix, Yellow Ribbon (suicide prevention club), the Arts Magnet Program and the high school yearbook. With NHS, she completed over 50 hours of volunteer work.
As part of the Advanced Placement Studio Art Class with artist Dan Mondloch, she helped design and paint a mural in the High school.