Rachel Hustedt, a senior from Storm Lake High School, has been named the 2004 recipient of the Storm Lake P.E.O. Scholarship. The award was announced at the annual P.E.O. Founder's Day brunch held Saturday, April 24 at Lake Creek Country Club.
Rachel is the daughter of Milo and Pat Hustedt. She was chosen from an outstanding field of candidates from both Storm Lake and St. Mary's high schools.
The $1,000 scholarship is awarded by the four Storm Lake P.E.O. chapters each year and is available to a local young women who plans to attend an accredited college or university. Recipients are chosen based on several factors including academic excellence, activities in school and community services.
After graduation, Rachel plans to attend the University in Nebraska in Lincoln majoring in International Relations and Foreign Languages.