Spencer Flood, daughter of Mark and Corynn Flood, was recently awarded a $1,000 educational scholarship by AgStar Fund for Rural America, the corporate giving program of AgStar Financial Services.
Students within AgStar’s 69-county service area in Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin were eligible to apply if they have an agriculture background or plan to study toward a career in an ag-related field. Applications were evaluated based on the student’s academic record, vocational promise, community service, and leadership qualities. A grade point average of 3.0 or better was required.
A graduate of Dassel-Cokato High School, Spencer plans to attend South Dakota State University to pursue a degree in agriculture educaton.