Scholarships awarded to four local women

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

The P.E.O. Chapter GJ of Sioux Rapids is proud to announce four scholarship recipients for 2019. Three young women have received the Dr. Carol Steiler Halverson Scholarship for $500.

Amber Chrischilles is the daughter of Russell and Amy Chrischilles from Storm Lake. She is attending Minnesota State University at Mankato. Her major area of study is Mass Media with a minor in Marketing and Communication Studies.

Sydney Salton is the daughter of Don and Diane Salton from Dickens. She is attending Wartburg College majoring in Neuroscience and Psychology with a minor in Creative Writing.

Kate Christiansen is the daughter of Mike and Lisa Christiansen from Newell. She is attending Iowa State University. Her major is Kinesiology Pre-Occupational Therapy with a minor in Psychology.

A P.E.O. Chapter GJ Scholarship of $500 was awarded to Anna Marie Ehlers. Her parents are Brent and Carol Ehlers of Storm Lake. Anna Marie’s Primary major area of study is Agricultural Life Sciences and Education-Option: Communications. Secondary: Advertising. Her minor is in Spanish.