Month: February, 2020

Scholarship Opportunity: ALUMNI

Thursday, February 20, 2020


The SD Weed Fighters Scholarship is available for a post-secondary student with an agriculture production, precision farming, agronomy, entomology or Natural Resources as fields of study in a South Dakota College, University or Technical School. The application is available on the Scholarship page.

HHS Alumni

Monday, February 10, 2020

Any HHS alumni who is still attending college, please send your email address to Ms. Bergeson at There are some scholarships that come in that college students can apply for. I would like to be able to send them out to you.


Scholarship Opportunity

Monday, February 3, 2020

Alfred and Julia Bucher Scholarship Announcement

In April of 1991, Alfred and Julia Bucher established the Alfred and Julia Bucher Educational Trust.  The trust was designed to provide financial assistance in the form of a scholarship to youth from Hyde and Hand County to further their education.  The first scholarships were awarded in the spring of 1999 for use during the 1999-2000 school terms.  Each year the dollar amount and number of recipients varies based on available income. 

Scholarship requirements include current high school seniors and students that have graduated from high school in 2017, 2018 and 2019; residents of Hand or Hyde counties who will be or are attending any institution of higher learning in South Dakota.  Other factors considered are financial need; involvement in school and community activities, or strong work experience.  Any Hyde or Hand county residents that are attending a Catholic seminary are also eligible for this scholarship.

Applications are available at the following guidance offices:  Miller, Faulkton, Highmore, Wolsey/Wessington, Redfield and Wessington Springs.  Applications can also be found by visiting If you have any questions, please contact Courtney Van Zee, Miller High School at (605) 853-2455 or email at  Applications must be postmarked by or received in the office by April 24, 2020.

There is also a link to the scholarship on Ms. Bergeson's scholarship webpage.

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