Two local students claim $500 Wyoming Farm Bureau scholarships
Date posted: June 5, 2013
SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation recently awarded college scholarships to children of Farm Bureau members.
Eilish Hanson of Dayton was awarded a $500 scholarship.
She will be a freshman at the University of Wyoming this fall studying agricultural communications with a minor in business administration.
Hanson has participated in FFA and 4-H and played basketball. She has served on the student council, participated in Wyoming Girls State and is a member of the National Honors Society.
Hanson is the daughter of Jeb Hanson and Lisa Hanson.
Tyrell Perry received a $500 continuing education scholarship.
He will be entering his second year of graduate school at the University of Wyoming seeking a degree in soil sciences.
During college, Perry has participated in community service, the Rangeland Cup team, served as a 4-H leader and UW Ag Ambassador and been a residence advisor. Perry is the son of Mike and Ruth Perry of Sheridan County.