Parker Andrew Collins, of North Augusta, has accepted membership in The National Society of Collegiate Scholars.

NSCS is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and is the nationís only interdisciplinary honors organization for first-year and second-year college students. Membership is by invitation only, based on grade point average and class standing.

Collins is a 2013 North Augusta High School graduate. He attends Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina, on a football scholarship where he is a rising sophomore. He is the son of Mark and Leigh Anne Collins of North Augusta.

Collins joins college honor society