Winner High School

Abigail Marts Receives Golden West Scholarshipwinner.png

Abigail Marts will receive a $1,000 Golden West Scholarship for 2019. 

A 2019 graduate of Winner High School, Abby was selected for a number of merit-based attributes including leadership, academic achievement, civic and extracurricular activities, and the motivation to serve and succeed.

Abby is incredibly involved in school, her church, her community and many extra-curricular activities. She enjoys reading, playing volleyball and basketball, and volunteering. Abby plans to attend Augustana University to major in Biology as well as study American Sign Language.

“Golden West scholarships are awarded to students who excel in school and in the community,” says Golden West General Manager Denny Law. “We’re proud to help students like Abby further their education and become a leader of tomorrow.”

Now in its 21st year, the Golden West Scholarship program promotes educational opportunity for students within the Golden West service area. The Wall-based company has given nearly 850 scholarships since the program began. Each year, Golden West awards $1,000 scholarships to 45 graduating seniors, one for each high school in the Golden West exchanges plus one at-large scholarship.

 

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 Since 1916, Golden West has been providing telecommunications services across the state of South Dakota. A member-owned cooperative, Golden West provides business and residential customers with broadband Internet, telephone and cable TV solutions. We strive to exceed the expectations of our members. Golden West is proud to be an equal opportunity provider and employer.