BELOIT—Knights of Columbus Council #605 announced the 2020 recipients of scholarships from the council.

Recipients are graduating seniors who were asked to write a brief essay on their thoughts or experiences with one of the tenants of the Knights. These tenants are charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism.

The recipients are: Grace Farrell and Elyssa Pope from Clinton High School, Bernard Klespis-Wick from Beloit Memorial High School and Emily Taylor, Erin Larson and Sarah Matysiak from Beloit Turner High School.

Since it’s inception in 2009, Council 605’s scholarship has awarded over $8,000 to graduating seniors from eight different schools in the Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois area.