Three St. Clair County Community College professors have received a grant from the J.B. Sperry Endowment Fund for the Advancement of Study for 2014. English Professor Susan Plachta of Linwood was awarded $1,567 for courses at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Biology Professor David Webb of Lexington was awarded $800 for travel to the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Wilson Ornithological Society. Biology Professor Bob Moldenhauer of Marysville was awarded $599 for travel to the 22nd Annual Symposium on Natural Fitness and Sports. The grants have been awarded annually since 1961 to faculty or administrators, in memory of the late J.B. Sperry. Recipients can use the grants for graduate studies or travel abroad study opportunities.