Veitz receives clinic scholarship Yankton Medical Clinic has announced the sixth annual Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. Scholarship Program award winners.
The six $1,000 scholarship awards were available to high school seniors located in the Yankton Medical Clinic service area with an interest in pursuing a major in a medical field. The Yankton Medical Clinic created the scholarship program to promote higher education and to provide resources for area youth to seek higher education.
The scholarship selection committee reviewed applications from a large and outstanding list of students. The chosen award winners distinguished themselves by their academic accomplishments and their school, church and civic activities.
For the first time, one of the six scholarships is being given in honor of Dr. Theodore H. Sattler. Dr. Sattler was one of the original physicians of Yankton Clinic, which later merged with the Medical Clinic to form the Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. Dr. Sattler retired from the Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. in 1992. The 2002 Dr. Theodore H. Sattler/Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. winner is Elizabeth Hunhoff from Yankton Senior High School.
The 2002 Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. Scholarship recipients from South Dakota are: Silpa Somepalli � Yankton Senior High School; Nicole Veitz � Vermillion Senior High School; and Ashley Peters � Tripp-Delmont High School. Award winners from Nebraska are: Ashley Anderson � Plainview High School and Margaret Brady � Creighton Community High School.