American Bank & Trust provides funding for scholarship program

Farm Forum

Melette, S.D. – In a continuing effort to retain our best and brightest students, American Bank & Trust and the South Dakota Bankers Foundation have announced the thirteenth year of the high school scholarship program. Participating South Dakota banks have agreed to match Foundation funds to provide scholarships to graduating high school seniors in their local communities.

The recipients will all attend post-secondary South Dakota institutions of higher learning. This year’s recipients from the Northwestern School District of the $500 scholarships sponsored by American Bank & Trust and the South Dakota Bankers Association are Madison Styles and Logan Schentzel.

Students from other area schools that also received a scholarship include Hunter Mees from Alpena, Sara Schofield and Andrea Schipper from De Smet, Kayla Harrison and Jayden Waldner from Huron, Rilea Mielke from Miller, Sarah Haberman and Shale Kramme from Pierre, Nicolas Paulson from Wessington Springs and Alyssa Stevens and Ashley Robinson from Wolsey-Wessington.