Jennifer Williams of Cedar City has been selected to receive the Southern Utah University Board of Trustees' (formerly Institutional Council) annual academic scholarship.

A junior majoring in accounting, Williams was nominated as the School of Business, Technology and Communication's candidate for the prestigious full-tuition scholarship. Williams was a straight-A student at Cedar High School who earned enough advanced placement credits to advance to sophomore status by the end of her first quarter at SUU.In high school, she was a chemistry Merit Scholar and was named an outstanding student in English, band and physical science, in addition to serving as vice president of the honor society. A talented musician, she was also a Utah All-State Band first-chair flutist, outstanding Region Woodwind Soloist and has been self-employed as a flute instructor.