Panhandle Business and Professional Women Awards Three with Scholarships

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SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. - (KNEP) - $3,000 in scholarship money was handed out Wednesday thanks to the Panhandle Business and Professional Women.

Becky Adams and Melody Leisy, who are both attending University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing, along with Amanda Schultz, who is attending Chadron State College, will receive $1,000 each for the 2018-19 academic year.

These women had to meet qualifications that included: ensuring you are a female student 25 years or older, a resident of the Panhandle or student at a school in the Panhandle.

Foundation President Bridget Peck said. “Our recipients are truly exemplary women and we’re proud to support them as they balance young families, work and community with earning advanced degrees.”