Rose Anderson of North Little Rock is the recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship at Southern Illinois University Carbondale for the fall 2014 semester. Scholarships are based on academic merit and potential for superior achievement in college.

Anderson graduated in May from Maumelle High School and is the daughter of Lisa Marie Anderson. Her honors and activities included earning the presidential award, the A-B honor roll, Governor’s School Alumni, drama and art club, participating in the concert choir and being captain of the school’s competitive drama team.

Anderson plans to major in biological sciences at SIU Carbondale.