Mountain State University
Source: http://www.recordpub.com/news/article/5031457 Retrieved July 4, 2011
Michael A. Stratton of Streetsboro has been selected as a recipient of the Mountain State Scholarship Circle scholarship award at Mountain State University, based in Beckley, W.Va.
Stratton is currently a freshman enrolled in the computer science program at Mountain State University, with a current grade point average of 3.9. Scholarships at Mountain State University are awarded based on academic merit and financial need.
Stratton is also a freelance web designer and web developer, and in spite of a disability, he has had success in his field as a volunteer web developer for nonprofit organizations.
To date, Stratton has volunteered for more than 60 nonprofit organizations with a running total of more than 1,400 hours of volunteer time.
As a result of receiving the MSSC scholarship, Stratton is inspired to continue his efforts as a volunteer web developer for nonprofits.
To learn more about Stratton’s volunteer work, go to www.MikeStratton.net.