SDACO County Government Scholarship

SDACO County Government Scholarship

Congratulations to the 2020 SDACO Scholarship recipients for their outstanding essay on “How has the COVID 19 pandemic affected SD Counties?”

Raymie Keegan, Butte County – attending Black Hills State University
Brooke Opdahl, Hamlin County – attending South Dakota State University

The deadline for the 2021 County Government Scholarship is May 2021.

The South Dakota Association of County Officials will award one $1000 scholarship to a child or grandchild of a county auditor, treasurer, register of deeds or their employee each year.  The recipient must be at least a second year registered full-time students in a South Dakota University, college (public or private), or vocational/technical certification program.

Applicants must complete a personal essay of at least 500 words on a topic chosen by the SDACO Scholarship Committee, a personal statement of at least 300 words explaining their goals and future plans, and include a resume or work history with their essays and application.


Scholarship Application

2021 SDACO Scholarship Application