Twin brothers Brin and Nial Wilson are attending college with more than $2 million in scholarships.
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Louisiana twin brothers awarded combined $2.7M in college scholarships

The Shreveport Times reported that Captain Shreve High School seniors Brin and Nial Wilson, of Shreveport, Louisiana, were each awarded $1.3 million in academic scholarships Tuesday. Specifically, Brin Wilson has accumulated $1,393,012 in scholarships, and his brother has accumulated $1,335,788.

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KSLA reported that both students have been recruited by a number of colleges across the country. Some of the colleges they’ve been accepted in to are Morehouse College, St. John’s University, Loyola University and Louisiana Tech.

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The brothers have athletic skills on top of their smarts. They each received athletic scholarship offers to play football: Brin Wilson has an offer from Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois, and Nial Wilson has offers from Culver-Stockton College in Canton, Missouri; McPherson College in McPherson, Kansas; Sterling College in Sterling, Kansas; and Judson University in Elgin, Illinois.

Related: Twins graduate from Louisiana high school as valedictorian, salutatorian

It’s not clear which school the Wilson brothers will attend, but they plan to study civil engineering.

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