Tracy Shinost of Rapid City, a WDT student in the Accounting program, has received the $1,000 Black Hills Federal Credit Union Excellence in Education Scholarship.
Applicants for this scholarship must have a 3.5 grade point average; be a full-time, second-year student; be enrolled in Accounting, Business, or Computer Science; and live in western South Dakota.
Western Dakota Tech is the only technical institute that serves the western South Dakota region. WDT offers more than 25 programs in a variety of fields, including Business and Computers, Construction Trades, Health Services, Legal and Public Services, Manufacturing and Mechanical Trades, and Science and Technology. More than 96 percent of WDT's most recent graduates are working, continuing their education, or serving in the military, and 90 percent remain in South Dakota.
WDT faculty, staff, and administration focus their efforts on helping students gain the skills and experiences they need to succeed. Through hands-on learning, internships, and industry partnerships, WDT students graduate ready to make real and immediate contributions to their employers and their communities.
For information about WDT, contact Admissions at (800) 544-8765, (605) 718-2565 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit WDT on the web at www.wdt.edu.