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Scholarships

To be eligible for the Black Hills Roundup Scholarship, the candidate must be enrolled in a post-secondary institution of their choice and have been active in rodeo during their high school years. Applicant must participate in the South Dakota Northwest Region. 2 scholarships will be awarded, one each to a male & female participant.

Applications are due April 20, 2020. Please mail to PO Box 278, Belle Fourche, SD 57717 or email to info@blackhillsroundup.com.

2020 Scholarship Recipients

Shantell Brewer

Shantell Brewer graduated from Dupree High School with 3.9 GPA where she was active in student council, FFA, 4-H, National Honor Society, cross country, basketball, rodeo and peer tutoring. She plans on attending Montana State University to major in accounting and minor in business management and continuing to rodeo.

Karli Verhulst

Karli Verhulst graduated from Harding County High School with a 4.107 GPA where she was active in basketball, FFA, Latin Club, student council, Reva Ranchers 4-H Club, and the Rodeo Team. She plans to attend Black Hills State University to pursue a degree in per-veterinary medicine. Her goal is to come back to Buffalo, SD and open her own clinic.

2019 Scholarship Recipients

Payton Burtzlaff

Payton Burtzlaff graduated from Newell with a 3.52 GPA where he was active in football, basketball, cross-country, track, FFA, rodeo, National Honor Society, SADD & student council. Other activities include 4-H & being active in the Newell Evangelical Church. He plans to go to Mount Marty College in Yankton to study Medical Radiological Technology.

Tayla Thorstenson

Tayla Thorstenson graduated from Dupree with a 3.8 GPA where she was active in basketball, volleyball, rodeo, FFA, National Honor Society, student council & choir. Other activities include 4-H & Just Breathe Suicide Prevention Campaign. She plans to go to the University of Wyoming in Laramie to study Kinesiology & become a Physical Therapist.
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