The Kent Sussex Dental Society awarded two $800 college scholarships at the June Senior Awards ceremony.

Jordan Speed, of Magnolia, who plans to attend University of Delaware, and Maria Hernandez-Medina, of Dover, who plans to attend University of Maryland, were chosen from applications and essays submitted by Polytech High School seniors.

“Helping our talented local students financially advance their educational goals is one of our KSDS’s major projects,” said Stephanie Steckel, KSDS scholarship committee chair.

For more, email karen.tiedgen@polytech.k12.de.us.