'The state could take a lesson from the City of Alva'
January 21, 2018
Monday night NWOSU Foundation Director Skeeter Bird presented the fall scholarship invoice for $266,518 to the Alva City Council. The bill was approved later in the evening during the Alva Economic Development Authority (AEDA) meeting. The AEDA oversees the economic development sales tax which provides the Alva incentive scholarships.
Dr. Janet Cunningham, president of Northwestern Oklahoma State University, spoke about how much these scholarships mean in these times of budget cuts.
"I hate to be Debbie Downer, but I'm going to be that just a little bit to talk about the state of Oklahoma a...