PIERRE, S.D. – USD student Conrad Adam has been awarded the Marlin R. Scarborough Scholarship for the 2016-2017 academic year by the South Dakota Board of Regents. The $1,500 scholarship honors the late Marlin R. Scarborough, who was president of the Board of Regents at the time of his death.
The Scarborough Endowment Fund annually provides a scholarship to a student at a South Dakota public university. Applicants must have a 3.5 grade point average, demonstrate leadership potential and be nominated by their university.
Adam, recently named the student representative to the Board of Regents, had a cumulative GPA of 4.0 after completing three semesters at the University of South Dakota. He is majoring in business administration and finance. Adam is a graduate of T.F. Riggs High School at Pierre.