The La Plata-Archuleta Cattlemen’s Association and the La Plata County CowBelles have awarded nine $1,000 scholarships for the 2011-2012 school year. To be considered for a scholarship, the student must have an interest in the promotion of agriculture. Recipients are:
Megan Semler — Colorado State University.
Megan Lane — Creighton University.
Courtney Guilliams — Fort Lewis College.
Kelsi Lucero — Adams State College.
Tayler McKee — San Juan College.
Russell Van Soelen — New Mexico State University.
Larissa La Shell — Colorado State University.
Miranda La Shell — Colorado School of Mines .
Zack Riley — Western State College.