* Columbus-area students who received scholarships through the Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges' Ohio Scholars program include Kenneth Coleman, Niah Crockett, Michael Hawkins and Bruna Pinto.

* Columbus-area students who received scholarships through the Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges' Ohio Scholars program include Kenneth Coleman, Niah Crockett, Michael Hawkins and Bruna Pinto.

* Divya Nallapuram of Columbus was granted a postgraduate residency following graduation from Northeast Ohio Medical University. She will complete internal medicine residency training at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in Dayton.

* Patricia McClaskey of Columbus was named to the Ohio Christian University College of Adult and Graduate Studies dean's list for the spring 2015 semester.

* Columbus-area students from the University of Findlay who are completing spring semester internships include Kaikai Cao, a tax preparer for Tejal Dhruve CPA LLC in Hilliard, and Yang Yuan, an accounting clerk for Centerplate in Columbus.

* Lauren Wells of Columbus was named to the Saint Mary's College dean's list for the fall 2015 semester.

* Samantha Dorgan of Columbus recently was inducted into the Heidelberg University Honor Society.

* Emma Edick of Columbus recently was initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at Butler University.