Davidson student wins national public policy scholarship

Rashaun Bennett, a Davidson College junior, has been selected as one of the recipients of the national Harry S. Truman Scholarship, according to the college.

The scholarship goes to students considering careers in public policy. Bennett was one of 688 candidates from nearly 300 colleges.

Recipients receive a $30,000 scholarship toward graduate school and the opportunity to participate in professional development programming. Cleve R. Wootson Jr.