Six incoming BHC students receiving $500 scholarships

River Valley Cooperative recently awarded 10-$500 scholarships to students planning to attend a two-year college. Six of the recipients are incoming Black Hawk College East Campus students.

The BHC scholarship recipients are:

  • Dalton Petersen of Muscatine, IA
  • Payton Rose of Kewanee
  • Bailey Roselieb of Annawan
  • Mackenzie Steward of Oneida
  • Kristen Vendevelde of Galva
  • Connor Williams of Annawan

Applicants were eligible to apply by choosing a career path in an ag-related field, their academic achievements, community and school-related activities, understanding of the cooperative system within a community, and their commitment to teaching others about agriculture.

Students who continue to meet the requirements are eligible to renew the scholarship each semester for a maximum of $2,000.

River Valley Cooperative is a member-owned cooperative based in Davenport, Iowa, that serves eastern Iowa and western Illinois.

Black Hawk College classes scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 19 are canceled due to inclement weather.