A. O. Smith Water Products Co announced the recipients of the 2007 A. O. Smith Professional Contractor Association Scholarship Program. The 10 finalists were selected from more than 150 applicants nationwide, and each recipient received $2,000 to apply toward higher education pursuits:Matthew C. Agan;Marla R. Cordray;Kelly A. Jansen;Trisha G. Lounsberry;Megan L. McKee;Jenna M. Ronnebaum;Erica J. Russell; Julie M. Stefanski; Amanda M. Wilczynski; andBailey Wilson.

The scholarship program is open to high school seniors, high school graduates, and GED recipients or students currently enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school. Any spouse, child or grandchild of a PCA member with a desire for continuing their education may compete for a scholarship award. For more information, visitwww.aospca.com.