GR museum awards scholarships
August 12, 2021
The Sweetwater County Historical Museum and its not-for-profit partner, the Sweetwater County Museum Foundation, have announced the winners of 2021's Scholarship Program and Essay Contest.
Jessica Lee Petri of Green River, a new freshman at the University of Wyoming, won a $1,000 scholarship for her essay, "Carnegie Capitalism: An Analysis of the Importance of Philanthropy in Maintaining a Free Economy."
Faith Duncan, a junior at the Green River High School, submitted her essay entitled "How Local History Inspired Me to Use My Voice to Spread Change" and w...