U.S. Sens. Mike Johanns and Deb Fischer say Robert Larsen, of Papillion, and Joseph Zach, of Omaha, have been selected for the program and will each receive a $5,000 scholarship. The two students will be in the country’s capital March 8-16 to study the American governing system.
Larsen attends Papillion-LaVista South High School and serves as the Student Council vice president, class treasurer, speech captain, newspaper copy chief, and is a member of the National Honor Society.
Zach attends Skutt Catholic High School and serves as a member of the Student Council, is involved in Future Business Leaders of America and is a member of the National Honor Society.