Kennedy Pratt has been awarded $2,500 for her education next year. PEO has been assisting women reach their college goals for 150 years. Vermillion PEO Chapter BL has been notified by PEO National STAR Scholarship Committee that it has a winner this year!
Kennedy Pratt was selected last fall by the local PEO chapter. After an interview, the local STAR Committee submitted her name along with BL’s endorsements. Members of the local PEO are pleased to have gotten to know her and are proud to be assisting with USD expenses for next fall. This scholarship is aimed toward high school senior girls. The International STAR Committee chose Kennedy as one of 880 award winners from USA and Canada.
The PEO STAR National Board is looking for young women who are very active in their school’s extra-curricular activities, their town and church activities and has a high grade average -- in other words, a well-rounded young woman who is aiming for the stars. This is Chapter BL’s third STAR Scholarship Award Winner since its start in 2009.