2016 Awards/Scholarships

Governor Raina Grimsley Mitchell
Lieutenant Governor Caroline Moriarty Sioux Falls
Supreme Court Chief Justice Sarah Lane Hot Springs
Supreme Court Just. 1st Dist. Alora Huffman Black Hawk
Supreme Court Just. 3rd Dist. Hannah McClelland Vermillion
Supreme Court Just. 4th Dist. Emily Wiley Webster
Supreme Court Just. 5th  Dist. Elise Wheeler Philip
Supreme Court Just. 6th  Dist. Holly Gerberding Sturgis
Supreme Court Just. 7th  Dist. Ella Graham Wentworth
Attorney General Maia Gabrielson Sioux Falls
Secretary of State Miranda Winterringer Yankton
State Auditor Hailey Nold Sioux Falls
State Treasurer Ashlynne Beninga Sioux Falls
Com. Of School & Public Land Hailey Scoular Aberdeen
Public Utilities Commissioner Aleesha Alverson Chester
Public Utilities Commissioner Joslyn Hurlbert Raymond
Public Utilities Commissioner Kadra Kayser Emery
State Party Chairman - Nat Sydney Powers Brookings
State Party Chairman - Fed Keri Pappas Groton
Outstanding Circuit Court Judge Tatianna Fuerniss Delmont
Outstanding Prosecuting Attorney Libby Absher Kimball
Outstanding Defense Attorney Katie Swanson Pukwana
Outstanding Appellant Attorney Elise Ackerman Harrisburg
Outstanding Appellee Attorney Rachel Friez Sioux Falls
Outstanding Forensic Investigator Cheyenne Davis Belle Fourche
Speaker of the House Sierra Wieseler Gettysburg
President Pro Tempore Sydney Powers Brookings
Outstanding Speaker Jennifer Hurlbert Raymond
Outstanding Citizen Grace Homer Garretson
Outstanding Speaker of the Senate Madison Hansen Watertown
Outstanding Speaker of the House Ellie Krizan Hartford
Outstanding Journalist Nadine Moore Mitchell
Highest Citizenship Exam Score Caroline Moriarty Sioux Falls
Samsung Scholarship Kate Kruse Lesterville
Keynote Speaker - Nat Katie Patrick Sioux Falls
Keynote Speaker - Fed Laura Selman Colman
Bonnie Slade Memorial Scholarship Sadie Meyerink Geddes
Helen Gottlesben Memorial Scholarship Sadie Bingham Gary
Travis Memorial Scholarship Lauren Svatos Gregory
Girls Nation Delegate Ashlynne Beninga Sioux Falls
Girls Nation Delegate Lauren Rink Huron
Girls Nation 1st Alternate Lynsey Klunder Elk Point
Girls Nation 2nd Alternate Sydney Noordsy Brookings