Erin Grimshaw receives Golden West Scholarship
Mission, South Dakota: Erin Grimshaw is the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship from Golden West Telecommunications. The scholarship is one of 45 the company will award to high school seniors in 2015.
A student at Todd County High School, she was selected for a number of merit-based qualities including leadership, academic achievement, civic and extracurricular activities, and the motivation to serve and succeed.
Erin’s activities include National Honor Society, 3 years serving as class officer, letter winner in track, cross country, and basketball, and first team All-State in basketball. After graduation, she plans to attend Briar Cliff University, where she will major in Biology and continue her basketball career.
“The 2015 scholarship winners each demonstrated outstanding leadership and personal achievement, “said Denny Law, general manager/CEO of Golden West Telecommunications. “We are proud of their accomplishments, and are excited to support their educational and career goals.”
The Golden West Scholarships are annual awards established to promote educational opportunity for students within the Golden West service area. The Wall-based company has awarded approximately 670 scholarships since the program began in 1999.