Sioux Valley Energy presented 48 graduating high school seniors with nearly $23,000 in technical college and university scholarships from Sioux Valley Energy and its power suppliers. 


Some local standouts received scholarships.  Kathryn Klein of Madison High School received a $1,000 Scholarship. Jessica Tappe of Madison High School received a $250 scholarship, Tanner Reed from Flandreau High School also received a $250 scholarship.


The scholarships, which will be applied to the 2024-25 school year, were awarded at the Cooperative’s recent district meetings. Most scholarship funds came from Sioux Valley Energy’s Operation Roundup® program, with additional funds from Basin Electric Power Cooperative, L&O Power Cooperative, and the Rodney Park Memorial Scholarship.