Scholarship winners announced
Submitted by KAREN TOWN
The Walsh Family of Twin Bridges is pleased to announce the following recipients of a scholarship award in the amount of $750 to 2020 area graduates. These students were selected based upon leadership, work and community service, goals and aspirations. Even in these days of remote learning, students still need financial support and encouragement so the Walsh Family is happy to be able to help students pursue their dream of higher education.
Amanda Grow – Sheridan High School Amanda will be attending the University of Montana Western this fall studying Psychology. Amanda is the daughter of Matt & Wendy Grow of Sheridan.
Cade McParland – Sheridan High School Cade is the son of Emily & Brian McParland and has chosen Fish & Wildlife Ecology as his major at the University of Montana Western.
Nate Konen – Twin Bridges High School Nate will be attending the Montana Technical University (aka Montana Tech) this fall with planned study in Electrical Engineering. Gary and Bobbie Jo Konen are Nate’s parents.
This scholarship program was formally known as the Ruby Valley Bank Scholarship and, including this year’s winners, since 2003, this scholarship program has recognized 74 area high school graduates with $53,000 in scholarships. The scholarships are facilitated through the Twin Bridges School and Community Foundation. Congratulations to all the area graduates and good luck in your higher education pursuits!