In 2008, the Agri-Business Committee introduced a new program at the annual
Ag Gala, the P.A.Y. Scholarship (Promoting Agricultural Youth). The scholarship is awarded to a Yankton area graduate, at the Ag Gala, who wants to pursue post secondary education in the related field of agricultural.
In 2013, four $3,500 scholarships will be awarded.
Previous Scholarship Winners:
2012 scholarship awarded to Tim Sternhagen, Scotland High School
2012 scholarship awarded to Slade Mutchelknaus, Freeman High School
2011 scholarship awarded to Robert Heine, Yankton High School
2010 scholarship awarded to Ryan Guthmiller, Yankton High School
2009 scholarship awarded to Karla Pick, Hartington (NE) High School