Accolades: UnitedAg scholarships; Douglas Godfrey

May 11, 2013 

UnitedAg has awarded $60,000 in scholarships to 60 students throughout California and Arizona. Karla de la Torre of Merced received a UnitedAg scholarship. The agricultural association has awarded more than $925,000 in educational funds to more than 510 students since 1989.

Douglas Godfrey of Merced is the student of the month at Merced College and has earned a perfect 4.0 grade-point average. Godfrey plans to be active and vocal in Merced's business community.

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