The Seymour McDonald's restaurant was recently thrilled to learn that local employee Daniel Szanto, third from left, from Fordland was one of 50 National Employee Scholarship winners of $2,500 throughout the U.S.
Szanto was graduated from Fordland High School last Friday and as a McDonald's employee, he qualifies for up to $2,500 per year in additional scholarship funding for this college education through the Archways To Opportunity college-tuition reimbursement program. Daniel's older brother, Jeremiah, received the scholarship last year.
Daniel will join Jeremiah this fall at Missouri.
Science & Technology University in Rolla this fall to pursue a degree in electrical engineering. Above,
from left, are Brian Kramer, director of operations for the Kramer family's McDonald's franchises;
Shanea Nicholson, general manager of the Seymour McDonald's; scholarship winner Daniel Szanto
with his parents, Eseme and Mihaly Szanto, and younger brothers Ezra and Benjamin.