Logue, Light receive scholarships Ashley Logue, daughter of Charles and Cathy Logue of Wakonda, and Jeri Light, daughter of Jerald and Stephanie Light of Wakonda, are recipients of scholarships from the PIMCO South Dakota Scholarship Program.
Logue, a 2002 graduate of Wakonda High School, plans to attend The University of South Dakota in the fall, majoring in elementary education. Light, a 2002 WHS graduate, plans to attend Augustana College and major in biology.
The scholarships are each $1,500 to be used at an accredited higher education institution located in South Dakota. The PIMCO South Dakota Scholarship Program, in its first year, offered 181 scholarships at the $1,500 level, as well as 70 scholarships at the $8,000 level to graduating South Dakota high school seniors.
All scholarship awardees had completed the Regent Scholar curriculum, a minimum ACT score of 27, with GPA used as a tiebreaker, and will attend a South Dakota higher education institution.