Two students involved in warehouse projects earn $1,000 to further their education.

COLUMBUS - A $1,000 academic scholarship was presented to Eric James Ebeling and Scott Thomas Wesolowski, courtesy of the James D. Wilder Education Foundation and the Heating, Airconditioning Ladies Organization. HALO scholarships are administered through the Wilder Foundation and provides grants to students engaged in warehouse and logistics projects as part of their academic pursuits.

Ebeling will attend the University of Minnesota, Duluth and works part time for the Gooding Co., a plumbing and HVAC wholesaler. Wesolowski attends the University of Phoenix in Rancho Cordova, Calf. and coordinates warehouse and driving staff for Geary Pacific Supply. He was recently promoted to co-leader of one of the company's branch operations.