SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCAU) – Hy-Vee gave six area students scholarships worth $1,000 from the Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarship program.

According to a release, scholarships were awarded to 90 high school seniors and college students in honor of Hy-Vee’s 90th anniversary.

Local scholarship recipients include:

  • High School Winners
    • Grace Birkland, Spirit Lake Hy-Vee
    • Jordan Grothe, Storm Lake Hy-Vee
    • Hannah Uhl, Sheldon Hy-Vee
  • College Winners
    • Carli Gasaway, Hy-Vee on Hamilton (Sioux City)
    • Kylie Hamman, Gordon Plaza Hy-Vee (Sioux City)
    • Hannah Hutchinson, Hy-Vee on Hamilton (Sioux City)

Scholarships were awarded to high school students who work for Hy-Vee or have a parent who works for the company, and to college students who are employed by Hy-Vee.

High school students selected for this year’s scholarship had an average GPA of 3.98 and an average ACT score of 29. Their average years of service working for Hy-Vee was 1.81 years.

For the college scholarship recipients, the average GPA was 3.81 and the average years of service was 3.03 years.