Student of Achievement: Rachel Staten"Education is important to me, because I always thought it's something no one can take away from you," says 2016 winner Rachel Staten East Alton Wood River High School.
Student of Achievement: Drew Fisher"I want to work as an advertiser for maybe a politician or something like that, public relations - that would be fun to do," says 2016 winner Drew Fisher of Northwest High School.
Student of Achievement: Danielle Vaughn"Education is important to me, because I think it's an equalized opportunity for everyone," says 2016 winner Danielle Vaughn from Herculaneum High School.
Student of Achievement: Kelsey Brown"It [the scholarship] will help me to further my education at a college that I want to go to and help me pay for my college," says 2016 winner Kelsey Brown from Wentzville Holt High School.
Student of Achievement: Eduardo Lopez"The thing that makes my school so great I think is the brotherhood. It's not too big, so you really get to know one another," says 2016 winner Eduardo Lopez from St. Mary's High School.
Student of Achievement: MIchell Knobloch"When I was an underclassman, I was really involved in drama. I was mainly stage crew," says 2016 winner MIchell Knobloch from McCluer High School.
Student of Achievement: Sophie Lodes"Education is important to me, because in this day and age, it's how you move forward," says 2016 winner Sophie Lodes from St. Joseph's Academy.
Student of Achievement: Victoria Anderson"Education is important to me, because it's a way to learn more about our world," says 2016 winner Victoria Anderson of Cor Jesu Academy.
Student of Achievement: Jenna Hutson"It's an honor that I was chosen in the first place...my high school counselor emailed me and said that they chose me. It was just really cool and I would love to do my school the honor," says 2016 winner Jenna Hutson of Ritenor High School.
Student of Achievement: Ben Font"I plan to go into math and vocal music, secondary ed," says 2016 winner Ben Font from Hillsboro High School.
Student of Achievement: Kyleen Brumit"You get a goal, and set it, and work for it," says 2016 winner Kyleen Brumit of Hancock Place High School.
Student of Achievement: Olivia Diederich"Education is important to me, because that will lead you everywhere in life," says 2016 winner Olivia Diederich from Washington High School.

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