ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University junior Jordan Melius has been named the winner of the 2012 Herman Lerdal Scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship is offered annually by the South Dakota Bankers Foundation to South Dakota college juniors interested in a career in banking, business or finance.
Melius, a Faulkton native, is majoring in accounting, banking and finance at Northern and plans to open her own CPA firm in South Dakota.
The Herman Lerdal Scholarship was created in honor of banker Herman Lerdal for his service to the banking industry and to the South Dakota Bankers Foundation.