Winfield student wins environmental scholarship

WINFIELD – Three area students, including Winfield resident Melissa Nelson (second from left), receive $7,000 in scholarships to pursue environmentalist aspirations from The Conservation Foundation as part of the Paul D. Pierotti Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Sister of Paul Pierotti Lynn Boerman (far left), DuPage Community Foundation representative Elizabeth DiNovis (second from right) and Foundation President and CEO Brook McDonald (far right) congratulate Nelson and fellow recipients Kurtis Duff of Itasca and Shannon Dudzienski of Wheaton.