Eighteen Maine community college students, including three from Northern Maine Community College, have been named to the All-Maine Academic Team for two-year colleges by the national r organization.

The students receiving the award, which includes a $500 scholarship from the MCCS Board of Trustees, are:

In addition, Jacob Chouinard (NMCC) and Sonya Dodson (KVCC) have been named Maine New Century Scholars in recognition of having achieved the highest scores in the state on their All-USA Academic Team applications.

Chouinard is the 2018 Maine New Century Workforce Pathway Scholar. He will receive a $1,250 scholarship and will be invited to an Association of Community College Trustees event in October to receive his award.

The All-Maine Academic Team is a program of Phi Theta Kappa, an international honor society for two-year colleges. Students are nominated and selected for the team by their college based on outstanding academic achievement, leadership, and service.

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