In an effort to retain our best and brightest students, American Bank & Trust and the South Dakota Bankers Foundation will be awarding eight $500 high school scholarships to graduating seniors in our local communities.

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement, character and community service. The successful applicant must attend a South Dakota college, university, vocational school or community college. These scholarships are a part of South Dakota Bankers Foundation and American Bank & Trust's ongoing commitment to education.

To apply, click on 'Apply Now' below.  Or pick up an application from your local high school guidance counselor.  Deadline for applications is April 1, 2017.