It is our honor to be able to offer a one-year scholarship to a student planning on a career in education. When selecting the recipient, the scholarship committee considered the candidates character, community service, and leadership abilities. We are proud to award the IEA-NEA Region 12 Scholarship to:
SYDNEY RIDEN, West Prairie
Sydney is the daughter of Scott and Mindy Riden. Her father is an agriculture teacher and a member of the United CUSD District 305 in Monmouth, IL.
Sydney is a member of the West Prairie Class of 2017 and plans to attend Western Illinois University majoring in Agriculture Education. Throughout her high school career Sydney has participated in FFA, Students Against Destructive Decisions, National Honor Society, Student Government, and has remained in the top 10 of her class. Please join us in congratulating Sydney Riden on being selected as the 2017-2018 IEA/NEA Region 12 Scholarship.